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Test Engineering Technician

Poway, California
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Date posted 07/28/2022 Job ID 36977BR Company General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Experience Level Mid-Level (3-7 years) Job Title Test Engineering Technician City Poway State California Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Hourly

Job Summary General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:
  • Performs and/or assists in modification, fabrication, assembly, operations, installation, repair and maintenance of general laboratory, experimental or commercial equipment.
  • Assists in set up and conducts semi-routine experiments and tests.
  • Records and summarizes data.
  • Fabricates, assembles, and installs simple laboratory and commercial equipment or experimental apparatus.
  • Operates lab and experimental equipment; collects and summarizes data.
  • Cleans, adjusts and replaces parts on lab and experimental equipment.
  • Sets up and checks out semi-routine experiments and tests according to pre-arranged procedures; records experimental data.
  • Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
  • Performs housekeeping and cleanup duties as required.
  • Other duties as assigned or required.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
Job Qualifications:
  • Typically requires associate's degree or equivalent with five or more years of experience. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education. Training and/or experience in test or experimental operations normally acquired in the military or technical schools desirable.
  • Must be able to work with common hand tools and operate laboratory equipment.
  • Must have the capability to perform complex assignments with little or no direction.
  • Ability and willingness to work on systems which have unusual conditions such as high pressure, high voltage, high energy, cryogens, or radioactive materials. Knowledge of computer operations and applications pertinent to the field required.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain DoD security clearance is required.
Travel Percentage Required 0 - 25 Relocation Assistance Provided Not Provided US Citizenship Required? Yes Clearance Required? Desired Clearance Level Secret Apply Now
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