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Technician - Production and Experimental Equipment

Location: Encinitas
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Job Description:

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.We have an exciting opportunity for a technician located in Poway, CA. Operating and working independently, this position fabricates, modifies, assembles, installs, operates, repairs, and maintains complex production equipment and experimental apparatus. May perform design of moderately complex equipment. Conducts extremely complex tests and experiments. Records, evaluates, and reports data. Summarizes test data via written tabulation, charts, and graphs, and prepares written reports.DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Responsible for fabrication, modification, installation, testing, and documentation of complex laboratory and experimental equipment/products such as but limited to, coil winding systems, vacuum systems, cryogenic systems, specialized mechanical test systems, complex magnet flux mapping systems, electrical/electronic control and measuring systems, and mechanical measuring systems.Operates specialized equipment or performs tests requiring knowledge of processes.Interprets general instructions, plans sequence of assembly, maintains quality assurance documentation and prepares sketches and schematics.Assists in the design of complex equipment and may perform the design of moderately complex equipment. Makes recommendations concerning design or feasibility of developmental, test, or experimental equipment.Executes assigned set of production operations to meet schedule or complex experimental functions. Generates detailed rework or prototype procedures and is responsible for prototype or rework fabrication supervision.Records and reports experimental or test data, observing data for anomalies, preparing summaries of data via written tabulations, charts, graphs, and reports as necessary.Diagnoses and corrects operational problems or trouble sources in production or test equipment. Develops maintenance program to prevent shutdown.Initiates and is responsible for procurement of standard materials, services, and parts required for tests and equipment, and provides necessary liaison in work area.Will serve as a Technician in work area on a large program, including offsite or during shift work.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.Participates in budgeting, scheduling and cost estimating of work as applicable.Performs 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.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.Must have analytical ability to read and understand detailed instructions, drawings and specifications. Communication skills necessary to write and record precise information.Special skills and expertise to use complex equipment or experimental techniques.

Keywords: GENERAL ATOMICS, Encinitas , Technician - Production and Experimental Equipment, Professions , Encinitas, California

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