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Engineering Technician

NuWest Group - Manufacturing & Engineering Kent, WA
  • Expired: 1 day ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Exciting space exploration engineering company in Puget Sound is seeking to hire an experienced hand on Engineering Technician that will be responsible for building, integrating, commissioning, and operating the hardware environment to ensure the correctness and performance of vehicle and ground system avionics.

The right personality will be a proactive, service-oriented individual with excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills who thrives in a fast paced environment.

Compensation: $35-60/hr, DOE

Location: Kent, WA

Shift: Day

Duration: 6+ months, strong potential for a long term opportunity

Key things:

  • 2 year Associates degree in electrical or electronic engineering technology
  • 2+ years of industry experience with electrical/electro-mechanical assemblies
  • Current or expired harness assembly, crimping and soldering certifications (IPC/WHMA-A-620, IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001, or equivalent)
  • Working knowledge of digital circuits, analog circuits, computers, microprocessors, and networks
  • Experience assembling and handling small mechanical and electrical parts

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assemble HIL electrical and mechanical systems using engineering drawings
  • Build, test and rework cable assemblies
  • Perform checkout and troubleshooting of electronic assemblies
  • Load software and drivers onto computers and instruments.
  • Update HIL documentation and drawings using CREO/Windchill
  • Support the integration of flight avionics, ground support equipment, control consoles, and communication hardware in the HIL
  • Support integrated system tests in the HIL to perform flight software qualification and operator training
  • Modify the HIL configuration for system or subsystem level testing per engineering test procedures
  • Maintain a HIL calibration schedule, organize calibration activities and transfer calibrated hardware to-and-from outside calibration labs
  • Order and track parts and materials for HIL hardware assemblies and maintain a HIL inventory tracking database
  • Kit materials for HIL hardware assemblies and organize material transfers between storage, assembly areas and laboratories

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2 year Associates degree in electrical or electronic engineering technology
  • 2+ years of industry experience with electrical/electro-mechanical assemblies
  • Current or expired harness assembly, crimping and soldering certifications (IPC/WHMA-A-620, IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001, or equivalent)
  • Working knowledge of digital circuits, analog circuits, computers, microprocessors, and networks
  • Experience assembling and handling small mechanical and electrical parts
  • Ability to interpret electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, mechanical drawings, and written assembly procedures
  • Assembly experience using small power tools and hand tools such as screw drivers, crimpers, and cutters
  • Proficient in the use of standard electronic lab test and troubleshooting equipment
  • Experience with modeling and drafting engineering drawings using CREO (or equivalent)
  • Basic computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft office suite (Excel, Word, etc)
  • Good written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills, attention-to-detail, and desire for continuous improvement
  • Demonstrate to thrive as a member of a tightly integrated team
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum.

Desired:

  • PTC/CREO modelling and drafting experience.
  • Current or expired certification for Rework, Modification and Repair of Electronic Assemblies (IPC-7711B/7721B, or equivalent)

NuWest Group - Manufacturing & Engineering

Why Work Here?

NuWest has over 20 years of experience in Manufacturing and Engineering recruiting, and we're dedicated to helping you find the perfect fit.

Our team prides ourselves in making a great technical and cultural match, specialized for your industry. We are dedicated to helping you find the role that’s right for your next career move.

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