Job

Mechanical Technician

July 11, 2018

NTS in Boxborough, MA is seeking a Dynamics/Vibration Test Technician. Qualified candidates will be very mechanically inclined, with hands on knowledge and experience with simple power (hooking up leads and connectors), and ready to work in a fast paced environment that can change daily.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

• Ability to independently perform test set-ups, operate and adjust test equipment for shock, vibration and thermal tests
• Read testing specifications from technical documents, identify and prepare test equipment including electrical set-ups
• Data collection utilizing vibration/thermal control systems, thermocouples and accelerometers.
• Operate thermal chambers
• Troubleshooting of test set-ups when required
• Troubleshoot and repair problems with equipment and systems when required
• Throughout test process, verify, review and document all data

REQUIRED EDUCATION/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:
• Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship (present or future) and able to pass a drug test, DMV and background check
• One year of shock, climatics, vibration or thermal testing experience or we will consider two years of electro-mechanical experience; Understanding of mechanical systems; Basic understanding of refrigeration and thermal systems
• Ability to independently perform test set-ups, operate and adjust test equipment for shock, climatics, vibration and thermal tests
• Ability to read and understand test procedures, technical documents, and schematics to identify and prep test equipment including electrical set-ups
• Expertise in the Microsoft Office Suite (Excel and Word)
• Military experience is a plus

Desired Experience:
• AA or AS degree
• Operation of thermal chambers
• Data collection utilizing vibration/thermal control systems, thermocouples and accelerometers.
• Experience with Vibration Research Systems
• Experience with Watlow or other Controller Interface Software
• Experience with Agilent or other Data Acquisition Software

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; climb stairs; balance; stoop; kneel; crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

POLICY STATEMENT:

It is the policy of NTS to offer Equal Employment Opportunity to all individuals without regards to race, creed, ancestry, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, national origin, physical disabilities, pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions. This policy applies to all personnel actions including hiring, promotions, compensation, training, layoffs, recalls, and terminations. EEO M/F/D/V

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