Manufacturing Technician 2

Beltsville, MD 20705

Posted: 06/07/2024 Job Category: Technical Job Number: 180309 Pay Rate: $23.00 - $25.00

Job Description

Performs functions associated with all manufacturing operations, including working with engineers in set-up and calibration tasks, as well as performing rework and quality testing related to the production of parts, components, subassemblies and final assemblies. Uses sophisticated programs to collect and evaluate operating data to conduct on-line adjustments to products, instruments or equipment. Determines and may assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process. Works with engineers in conducting experiments.

Roles and Responsibilities

Company leads the industry in solid rocket propulsion systems, satellite components and subsystems, lightweight space deployables, and solar arrays. We are constantly pushing the boundaries of our nation's capabilities in space.
Seeking candidates to fill a Manufacturing Technician position for our Beltsville, MD facility. Position is for 1st shift. Candidate will provide technician support for the manufacturing of integrated products in our loop heat pipe area. Candidates will need to be mechanically skilled. Candidates should be able to communicate well and have the ability and drive to learn quickly. This is a craftsmanship role and candidates must be conscientious and take pride in their work while demonstrating a strong work ethic and attention to detail.

Competencies for Success:
Successful candidates will need to be a team player with a strong desire to work in a fast-paced, professional environment
Ability to follow instructions, plan work, and manage time appropriately
Ability to follow safety procedures
Willing to work with a positive attitude
Detail oriented
Ability to be prompt for shift work

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Minimum Requirements:
HS diploma or equivalent (education will be verified)
Minimum 2+ years' experience required.
Strong mechanical aptitude to include the ability to read and interpret drawings
Attention to detail with a focus on quality workmanship
Familiar with hand tools and good math/geometry skills
Candidate must be able to read and follow written manufacturing instructions and technical procedures
Operate equipment such as hand tools and power machinery for processing metals, composites and wood
Must work closely with lead technicians and supervisor to meet build requirements and schedules within allotted budgets
Ability to lift up to 50lbs
Demonstrates high level of concern for safety of self and others
Willing to work flexible schedules as needed to meet delivery dates
Must have a valid driver s license and current state required minimum vehicle insurance coverage to drive onto Client and Company property.


Computer skills including MS Word and Excel are a plus
Previous fabrication experience in aerospace manufacturing environment
Experience preparing/mixing epoxy and silicone adhesives for mechanical and thermal component installation
Experience handling of hazardous materials in accordance with OSHA and industry standards

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