Test Technician (Pyro Shock)

November 8, 2018

NTS in Santa Clarita is seeking a Test Technician responsible for the setup and performance of shock and/or ordnance tests utilizing modern test equipment. This individual will also be responsible for troubleshooting test setups, interfacing with customers, and supporting fellow team members in accomplishing daily tasks. Additionally, interfacing with Program Managers and proactively working to maintain a proper workflow through the department will be required.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Data collection utilizing standard test control systems, signal conditioners, and instrumentation
• Analysis and verification of test setups, test levels and requirements
• Assisting with design/drawing/fabrication of complex shock/vibration fixtures
• Dynamics testing with emphasis on half-sine, SRS and MIPS shock techniques

Required Education/Skills/Experience:

• Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship and able to pass a drug test, and DMV and background check
• Valid Driver’s License
• High School Diploma or the equivalent
• 2+ years of shock and/or vibration and/ ordnance testing experience OR we will consider someone who has worked as an Electronics Technician in the military, operating and managing electronics systems and subsystems OR we will consider an Aircraft Ordnance Technician with experience inspecting ammunition, testing aircraft systems, performing preventive maintenance, etc. OR we will consider Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts and or Blasters with experience detonating explosives to demolish structures or to loosen, remove, or displace earth, rock, or other materials
• Ability to use various electronics (i.e. volt meter), control and data acquisition systems
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to design/engineer customized test setups
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (i.e. Word, Excel)
• Experience in electronics and/or the ability to perform signal analysis
• Ability to multitask and work in a fast paced environment
• Willing to work extended hours and weekends as necessary

Desired Experience:

• Forklift Certification is desired

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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