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Manufacturing Technician 2

Beltsville, MD 20705

Posted: 02/20/2024 Job Category: Technical Job Number: 179664 Pay Rate: $20.00 - $27.00

Job Description

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 Mechanical Technician position for our Beltsville, MD facility. Position is for 1st shift. Candidate will provide mechanical technician support for the manufacturing of integrated products in our structures assembly and layup area. Candidates will need to be mechanically skilled and highly experienced in assembly/bonding operations on complex space flight hardware using multiple adhesives. Candidates will 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.

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.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Minimum Requirements:
Minimum Requirements:
HS diploma or equivalent (education will be verified)
Minimum 2 years previous honeycomb panel fabrication or aerospace mechanical assembly experience.
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

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
This position may be filled at a lower level requiring HS diploma. Previous fabrication (honeycomb panel) experience or Aerospace mechanical assembly desired.
Must have a valid driver s license and current state required minimum vehicle insurance coverage to drive onto Client and Company property.


Preferred Skills:
Computer skills including MS Word and Excel are a plus.
Previous fabrication (honeycomb panel) experience in aerospace manufacturing environment.
Experience preparing/mixing epoxy and silicone adhesives for mechanical and thermal component installation in honeycomb panels and aluminum skins.
Experience handling of hazardous materials in accordance with OSHA and industry standards

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