Electro-Mechanical Technician

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Posting title
Electro-Mechanical Technician

Roles and responsibilities
18 month contract position
W2 with full benefits
Customer and Contract specific training will be required and provided.

Required Skills:
•Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
•Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
•Driving (a government issued vehicle) is preferred, but not required for this position.  Must have a valid California driver’s license.  Individuals will only be authorized to drive if they have a clean driving record and successfully pass a DMV check.
•Typically requires a High School diploma with a minimum of 4 years of related experience; Associates degree with a minimum of 1 year related experience; related required training.
•Must have thorough understanding and experience in the following areas: Layout, fabrication, test of mechanical components and assemblies. Tube bending and finishing; Electro-Mechanical Assembly, with strong emphasis on mechanical; Installation, alignment and testing of prototype electromechanical systems; Safe handling of delicate components.
•Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
•Understanding of applicable policies, procedures, and practices in handling Flight Hardware.
•Ability to travel to work in distant locations, domestic and/or international, as needed.
•Ability to work day and night shifts, overtime, weekends, and/or holidays, as needed

Desired Skills:
•Associates degree with 6 years of related experience; Bachelors with 2 years of related experience
•Use of all hand tools, tube bending and flaring, some machining experience (drill press, band saw, grinder) helpful.
•Good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity, necessary to work with miniaturized systems or components.
•Experience in fluid/pressure system fabrication and test.
•Use of typical machining tools such as mills and lathes.
•TIG and Orbital welding experience.
•Ability to self-review and estimate tasks for budget and scheduling. Must take ownership of given assignments, and be accountable for team’s actions.
•Knowledge of computer applications (e.g., spreadsheets, databases, word processing, web searches) for component information.

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