Engineering Technician in Lynnwood, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/14/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Lynnwood, WA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Calling All Engineers- Immediate Opening at Aerospace Company in Everett!

Essential Functions:

• Works hand in hand with engineers and senior level technicians to perform all work necessary to layout, fabricate, test, build prototypes, and otherwise assist in the development verification, validation, and qualification of products and/or test equipment.

• Interpret and work in accordance with work orders, drawings and schematics, sketches, catalogs, manuals, all other applicable engineering and customer specifications, and oral instructions.

•  Setup, adjust, adapt, operate and interpret results from standard tools  such as multi-meters, signal generators, power supplies, bridges, oscilloscopes, function generators, in addition to automatic test equipment or special test consoles to simulate in-service conditions and specialized test equipment applicable to assigned area.

• Perform functional, calibration, qualification, acceptance tests (if applicable), design verification tests under all applicable environmental and operational variables such as temperature, humidity, altitude, shock, vibration, EMI, and various stresses.

• Review and perform plans and procedures to perform preventative maintenance and calibration of equipment and systems.

• Review, dry-run and redline Acceptance Test Procedures (ATPs), Standard Test Procedures (STPs), Qualification Test Procedures (QTPs), Design Verification Test Procedures (DVTPs), and other relevant and related procedures in support of engineering directed changes.

• Document, analyze and organize test data, make computations, plot, graph and chart as needed, and otherwise prepare concise and accurate reports of test results.

• Interface, as directed, with all applicable groups such as Production Technicians, Assemblers, Buyers, Engineers, Quality Assurance and others as necessary to exchange information, provide technical assistance, and share equipment; Assist with the transition of engineering to production.

• Willingness to travel to support business functions as required for essential lab functions.

• Ability to take on more leadership role in the department for the Level V Technicians.

• Any other task assigned by supervisor or management

 Non-Essential Functions:

• Software experience such as C#, Java, LabVIEW, Arduino and PADS.

Minimum Qualifications:

Experience: 6+ years of related experience

Knowledge: Exceptional comprehension to perform any test, and the ability to write and document tests to help support Engineering; Accelerated understanding of practical applications for engineering electronics, science and technology including applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services; Accelerated understanding of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming

Skills/Abilities: Good oral expression and comprehension (communicate through speech so others will understand and listen to and understand information and ideas presented); Good written expression and comprehension (communicate in English through writing so others will understand and read and understand information and ideas presented.)

Education/Certification: Two-year degree in Electronics or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications:

• BA or BS degree in an engineering discipline

Working Conditions:

• Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment

• Manufacturing operations may require the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to: eye safety glasses, gowning, masks, hearing protectors, heel/wrist straps and any other required PPE

• May be exposed to unusual environmental conditions such as loud noises, cold temperatures, confined spaces, dust or fumes

Standing: 20% *percentage is approximate and may vary depending on work task

Sitting: 80% *percentage is approximate and may vary depending on work task

Lifting (in pounds): up to 35 pounds

Pushing (in pounds): up to 100 pounds

Mental/Visual: use of microscope and computer

Workspace: clean bench