Hydraulic Test Technician in Burbank, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Burbank, CA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Great opportunity for a Hydraulic Test Technician with aerospace experience. This is a long term opportunity with a leader in their industry.

Position Overview:

Responsible for performing Qualification and Design Verification testing including setup, documentation and data acquisition from a defined test procedure.

 Primary Responsibilities:

  • Setup and perform testing per Qualification Test Procedures.
  • Build hydraulic test stands and simulators following a schematic and install and connect all required instrumentation. Setup data acquisition system to record required data.
  • Ensure that tests are properly documented, data is properly acquired, reduced and labeled and assist with test reports.
  • Ensure all lab test equipment is calibrated and properly maintained.
  • Travel to outside labs and work offsite as required.

 Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience: 1-3 years of experience as a technician in hardware test engineering, preferably in an aerospace related product field.
  • Knowledge: Instrumentation techniques for test systems (temperature, flow and pressure sensors). A basic understanding of electronics and hydraulics.  Knowledge of how to bend and flare hydraulic tubing.
  • Skills: Proficiency in office tools such as Word and Excel. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability: Read assembly drawings and hydraulic schematics. Troubleshoot test failures and assist in Failure Analysis and Corrective Action Investigations. Travel to outside labs and work offsite as required.
  • Education/Certification: - AA degree from community college in Mechanical or Electronic Engineering, or equivalent knowledge through experience or other recognized educational institution.
  • Eligibility Requirement: Must be a US Person (under ITAR rules) to be eligible

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiar with RTCA/DO-160 Test Specifications
  • Experience testing hydraulic components and working with hydraulic tubing.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.