Crane Aerospace & Electronics is seeking a Test Technician I - (2nd Shift) in Burbank, CA. Job Summary: The Technician I performs calibration and functional tests on electronic or mechanical subassemblies and end items of moderate complexity in accordance with established procedures. The Technician I also performs more complicated testing under close direction.
Responsibilities: Create non-conformance reports including detailed description of testing performed, resulting failure and initial root cause investigation results Interpret and work in accordance with work orders, drawings and schematics, functional and acceptance test procedures, failure reports, manuals and all other applicable engineering and production specifications Calibrate or otherwise adjust assigned units by such means as component selection, potentiometer adjustment, clocking or other positioning, shimming, tension or coil adjustments, bearing and gear adjustments, as appropriate for specific unit; Make required mathematical calculations for voltage, resistance, current, impedance, amplification, flow rate and mass, mechanical dimensions and adjustments Perform automated testing and performance testing using a variety of automated testing equipment and special test console to simulate in-service specifications, including but not limited to: vibe, burn in, thermal cycle and leak test, or hydraulic testing Perform manual testing involving setup, adjustment, operation and interpretation of results from standard and special purpose test equipment, applicable to assigned product area, such as differential and multi-meters, signal generators, power supplies, bridges, oscilloscopes, altitude chamber, flow meter and hi-pot, or hydraulic valves Test units in other programs not normally worked on and units of greater complexity under close supervision Practice safe work habits as established by OSHA and Crane policy Supports Crane Business System (CBS) initiatives including 5S, KPI's, Standard Work, Problem Solving, and other initiatives as they arise Flexible and willing to work overtime if necessary Support customer visits Support internal and external audits Perform minimal work under a microscope or soldering. Any other task assigned by supervisor or management Minimum Qualifications: Experience: 0-6 months experience in a highly regulated manufacturing environment Knowledge: Extensive knowledge of methods and procedure in troubleshooting, circuitry or mechanical characteristics as related to area of assignment and ability to devise and adapt Familiarity with product flow through a manufacturing or repair environment; Working knowledge of computer systems Skills: Good oral expression and comprehension (communicate through speech so others will understand and listen to and understand information and ideas presented through speech) Good written expression and comprehension (communicate in English through writing so others will understand and read and understand information and ideas presented in English through writing) Abilities: Ability to learn new test software and equipment and to identify abnormal conditions in equipment and product Manual and finger dexterity (ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects) Ability to make precisely coordinated movements Ability to work in multiple software systems, including time enter, data enter, on-line training PDM and MRP systems Education/Certification: High School diploma or equivalent Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods AA degree in Electronic or Mechanical Technology, or equivalent knowledge through experience or other recognized educational institution Employment Eligibility Requirement: Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident and not require Visa sponsorship to be eligible. Because we contract with the US Department of Defense we are bound by International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).
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 40 pounds Pushing (in pounds): up to 100 pounds Mental/Visual: use of microscope and computer Workspace: clean bench 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 About Crane: Crane Aerospace & Electronics supplies critical systems and components to the aerospace and defense markets. You'll find Crane Aerospace & Electronics in some of the toughest environments: from engines to landing gear; from satellites to medical implants and from missiles to unmanned aerial systems (UAS). We are committed to operational excellence and world class processes.
We employ Lean manufacturing techniques to optimize manufacturing efficiency and accuracy on all product lines. Our products are known for their technical strength, proven reliability and overall value. Special Work Conditions: Applicants selected could be subject to a Government security investigation and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Eligibility requirements include U.S. nationals or permanent residents (Green Card). Applicants selected could be subject to a Government security investigation and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Eligibility requirements include U.S. nationals or permanent residents (Green Card). Crane Aerospace & Electronics offers competitive salaries and outstanding opportunities for career growth and development.
Visit our website at CraneAE.com for more information on our company, benefits and great opportunities. This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Crane Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.