Minimum of 1 years of direct experience working with flight hardware and/or mechanical systems OR has demonstrated a satisfactory history of working with precision hardware and components of similar complexity or sensitivity as determined by management (military or technical school training is highly desired).
Must be capable of passing required physical examinations and successfully completing assigned training or other required training
Excellent ability to work in confined spaces, cleanrooms, or other specialty environments for an extended period of time.
Possesses fundamental understanding of machine shop practices and the use of tools such as band saws, grinders, and drill presses. Experience with more complicated machine shop tools such as a lathe or mill is highly desirable.
Experience providing fabrication support as well as working across other disciplines or systems such as electrical, optical, cryogenics, environmental test, etc. is a plus.
Experience working with assembly and part drawings is highly desirable.
Experience with electrical bonding and grounding is a plus but not required.
Experience working with composite and bonding materials is a plus but not required.
Specialized training pertaining to area of assignment is a plus but not required.
Knowledge of engineering terms and ability to operate computers is required.
Ability to perform with minimal supervision and to read and interpret schematics, and work from sketches and drawings.
Fundamental understanding of the operation and maintenance of large hazardous research aerospace test facilities is a plus.
Must possess Powered Industrial Truck Operator (PIT) Certification, Mobile Aerial Platform operator (MAP) Certification, and Crane/Hoist/Winch/Rigger Certification, OR, is able to obtain said certifications.
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