Engineering Technical Specialist

Job opening ID
1952

Posting title
Engineering Technical Specialist

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen
12 month contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
Your responsibilities include: 
•Support the metallography and mechanical testing laboratories at JPL.. 
•Support the work on UHV, cryogenic and thermal cycling ground test systems. 
•Laboratory support, as directed by the service center manager and members of the technical staff. 
•Perform moderately complex job functions and activities within assigned area. 
•Work on day-to-day assignments under some supervision; typically receiving general or detailed instructions on new assignments. 
•Use applicable policies, procedures and practices as guides to determine work methods and deliver results. 
•Exercise judgment in applying applicable policies, procedures and practices to new situations to determine appropriate action. 
•Consult with members of the technical staff as needed. 
•Some interactions with customers from outside own organization. 

Required Skills:
•Relevant experience in the aerospace industry. 
•Knowledge of JPL policies and procedures, NASA policies and procedures, and government regulations across a range of applications. 
•Ability to work with limited supervision. 
•Previous experience generating reports and/or presentations related to testing and experimentation. 
•Working knowledge of Word, Power Point, Excel and other standard computer office tools.

Desired Skills:
•Relevant experience in the aerospace industry. 
•Knowledge of JPL policies and procedures, NASA policies and procedures, and government regulations across a range of applications. 
•Ability to work with limited supervision. 
•Previous experience generating reports and/or presentations related to testing and experimentation. 
•Working knowledge of Word, Power Point, Excel and other standard computer office tools.

Number of positions
1

Location
Pasadena

State
California