Mechanical Technician in Beltsville, MD at Volt

Date Posted: 7/7/2018

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    24 weeks
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Job Description


Volt is working with leading satellite manufacture to fine several mechanical technicians. If you are interested please apply! 

**Looking for someone who is very well versed and skilled in metal fabrication.

Experence using equipment such as pipe benders, etc. is key.

Electrical Assembly candidates will not work.

Find success w/ workers who have prev. auto mechanic or body shop experence. Should be killed in the forming and shaping of metal.

Work ethic will also be key.

Someone who is willing to ask q's and exhibit patience is key. This is a "craft" role vs. an assembly job. Exp using precision measurement devices req'd.

Team is 2-3 workers. Will take direction from coordinator and ultimately report to Sr. Mgr. of Ops. This position is open as a replacement for someone who left.**

Job Summary – Mechanical or Senior Mechanical Technician:
The successful candidate will be working in the Heat Pipe product line performing precision bending and flattening of aluminum extrusion (tubing). They will understand and work from engineering controlled documents, shop aids, and templates while utilizing standard processes and controlled tooling to perform assigned tasks, working to help meet budgets and scheduled completion dates.

Preferred Skills:
Experience in handling and bending of various types of metal tubing/extrusions

Operate equipment such as hand tools, tubing benders, and calibrated gauges

Demonstrated ability to read, interpret and follow written manufacturing instructions and technical procedures as well as interpret blueprints/engineering drawings & sketches

Experience in safely handling hazardous materials in accordance with OSHA and industry standards, utilizing required personal protective equipment (PPE) when needed

Demonstrates high level of concern for safety of self and others

Proven experience in identifying and applying continuous improvement

Detail oriented

Self-starter with organizational and prioritizing skills

Experience in fast-paced work environment

Ability to work and communicate in a team environment

Must be team oriented and focused on meeting customer needs

Ability to work under limited supervision

Ability to lift up to 50 lbs

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Willing to work flexible schedules, including overtime, as needed to meet delivery dates

Computer skills; MS Word, MS Excel, and Outlook

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent is required

7-10 years of related experience in an aerospace, defense or automotive or similarly precision-skilled industry

Volt is an Equal opportunity employer