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Metrology Engineering Technician II - ERC

Post Date:Apr 21, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:4/21/2017Salary:
Location:US-AL-Huntsville Job Reference:510

Job Description:
Description of Duties:
  • Works in the Climatic Test Division of Redstone Test Center.
  • Conducts a variety of tests using established test methods and procedures.
  • Performs routine tasks ranging from simple to medium in complexity while using detailed standard operating procedures.
  • Modifies, assembles, and installs: test equipment, parts, and mechanical test fixtures.
  • Calculates, center of gravity and moments of inertia.
  • Provides general testing and engineering technician support.
  • Interacts with senior technicians, government engineers, and customers.
  • Participates periodically in cross functional training activities within various test laboratories.
  • Extracts engineering data from various sources then processes and presents the data in the required format.
  • Job orientation and training will be provided.
  • This position may require shift work.
  • Must be US Citizen and able to obtain and maintain SECRET clearance.
    • Current SECRET clearance is desired.
  • Must have the ability to follow detailed SOPs and TSRA procedures while performing Metrology operations.
    • Current knowledge of SOPs and TSRA is preferred but not required.
  • Must be able to use Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Must be able to prepare, record, and present informal test reports.
  • Must have the ability to analyze and interpret data.
  • Must be capable of taking and passing the “Explosive Level II Certification”.
    • Current AMMO certification is desired.
  • Must be capable and willing to work in a Hazardous Environment.
  • Must be a motivated self-starter with a strong work ethic who can lift up to 50lbs.
  • Must be well organized, able to work well with others, and be on time for work.
  • Must be able to work needed/required:
    • With little prior notice
    • Overtime
  • A strong background in mathematics is desired.
  • Must be able to independently use subjective judgment to complete tasks.
  • Must be able to understand basic engineering terminology and the explosive handling process.
  • Must be able to drive a forklift.
  • 2-4 years of experience in Metrology operations on missile systems.
    • Dimensional inspections and tolerances desired.
    • Operating and writing CMM programs desired.
  • High School Education or Equivalent, Associates Degree in a Technical field preferred.
    • Associates Degree may substitute 2yrs of experience.
    • Military experience may substitute years of experience.

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