Engineering Technician in Palm Bay, FL at Volt

Date Posted: 9/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Palm Bay, FL
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    9/20/2018
  • Job ID:
    133128
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $34.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

  • Responsible for the setup and execution of product acceptance, qualification and environmental testing across Avionics / Data Links and Space Payloads products utilizing simple to highly complex and automated test equipment.
  • Activities include the handling and manipulation of extremely high value hardware, installation of setup of specialized instrumentation, and various maintenance activities required to support general laboratory operation through written hand-off instructions, work order flow tags and released test procedures.
  • This position may require occasional weekend, off-shift, and overtime work.
  • Will need to perform electrical troubleshooting to determine problems in hardware or equipment. May work with complex machines or computer systems.
  • Dismantles, adjusts, repairs, aligns, assembles and operates equipment according to preliminary designs, operating or repair manuals, rough sketches or drawings.
  • Uses test and diagnostic equipment to perform hardware checkouts. Related mechanical skills such as automotive system maintenance, electrical/power systems installation/maintenance, or military aircraft or naval equipment experience are considered as positive.
  • Candidate must be able to work independently as well as part of a team. This position requires significant interaction with the lab engineering department, internal Client customers, external customers, and end-users of Client Products.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

•2+ years’ experience with an associate’s degree or equivalent.

DESIRED SKILLS

•Ability to interpret electrical drawings and schematics.

  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Windows and Office) and the ability to learn how to program complex computer systems.
  • Proficiency in the operation of test equipment including Oscilloscopes, Signal Generators, Counter/Timers, Logic Analyzers and DMMs.
  • Fiber optic technology familiarity.
  • Experience with National Instruments software LabVIEW and TestStand.
  • Proficient with the troubleshooting of analog and digital from the system level down to the component level.
  • The ability to work with minimal documentation.
  • Possess a positive attitude and the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Any directly applicable experience with avionics or space hardware or test equipment operation is highly desirable. On-the-job training will be given regardless of experience level.
  • Willingness to be stationed on 2nd or 3rd shift on a permanent basis is desired, but not required.
  • COMSEC/CCI and Secret / SBI / EBI clearance, a working understanding of Environmental test specifications (MIL-Std-810) and LabVIEW / TestStand.
  • Prior military experience.


This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.