South El Monte, CA
Set up and operate all phases of processing pneumatic, hydraulic, mechanical, and electromechanical assemblies for Space, Navy, and/or Aircraft applications. Assemble and test production hardware and their subassemblies by following blueprint and other written and/or verbal specifications.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform work duties provided by immediate Lead, Supervisor or Manager.
Clean, assemble and test various valves and filters following written procedures
and other appropriate documentation.
Interpret assembly setup requirements from written procedures and successfully complete assembly.
Interpret test system schematics and successfully construct test system by obtaining correct system components and fabrication of stainless steel tubing, including cutting, bending and flaring.
Interpret test setup requirements from written procedures and successfully test component.
Perform testing using gases (Nitrogen and helium) and water.
Perform testing at ambient temperatures as well as extreme cold and hot temperatures during thermal testing.
Read and interpret test data, and record neatly and accurately on appropriate data sheets. Recognize and report any out-of-family conditions or discrepancies.
Maintain a clean and safe work area at all times.
Maintain assembly and test setups in good working order.
The technician must have a minimum of five (5) years experience in a similar work environment. Must be able to setup and operate tools required for assembly including, but not limited to; standard hand tools, load testing devices, micrometers, depth mics, calipers and microscopes. Technician must possess basic blueprint reading and comprehension skills. Must be able to setup and operate equipment required for testing including, but not limited to; multimeters, ohmmeters, voltmeters, pressure, gauges and transducers, data recorders, load cells, and flowmeters. Good verbal and written English communication skills. Basic mathematic skills required to calculate simple formulas and conversions. Strong reasoning ability a must.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or GED with a minimum of five (5) year similar job experience
preferably in an aerospace manufacturing environment or a combination of education and work experience.