Engineering Technician I-II - ERC (1810)
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Huntsville, AL 35806
Engineering Technician I – II
Huntsville/Redstone Arsenal, AL
ERC is a servant-leader oriented company with approximately 1,800 employees and multiple contracts across the US. We believe that our culture has a direct influence on the job satisfaction of our employees and is reflected in the outstanding quality of service received by our customers.
In your role as an Engineering Technician, you will directly support a variety of Department of Defense weapon systems programs by providing critical test range instrumentation You will apply your electronics knowledge to build, install, test, and operate several custom instrumentation systems.
What you’ll do all day:
In your role as an Engineering Technician, you will directly support a variety of Department of Defense weapon systems programs by providing critical test range instrumentation. You will apply your electronics knowledge to build, install, test, and operate several custom instrumentation systems.
You will love this job if you:
Are a self-starter and require little oversight to complete given tasks.
Enjoy a fast-paced work environment.
Appreciate working on varying tasks and not working one task for long periods of time.
Enjoy creating, implementing, and troubleshooting electrical designs and layouts.
Like hands-on work and not sitting at a desk all day, every day.
Love working with diverse groups of individuals, including engineers and technicians.
Are good at communicating with people.
Have a positive attitude.
Minimum requirements for this position:
High school diploma or GED and one (1) year of applicable experience in engineering technical work involving skills in measurements using test instruments and computing.
Fundamental understanding and training in circuit theory, analog and digital electronics, transistors, diodes, fiber optics, networking, RF, and soldering.
Experience and/or completed coursework/training using multi-meters, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, power supplies, functional generators, high speed data acquisition equipment, and sensors (thermocouples, accelerometers, and strain gages).
Demonstrated ability to work from schematics or verbal direction and execute test operations.
Record of complying with safety guidelines.
Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) experience, to include ability to prepare informal reports.
Must be capable of lifting up to 50 lbs.
Ability to pass Explosive Certification Level II.
Capable of working in a hazardous environment.
Ability to work well in a team environment and demonstrate a strong work ethic.
Motivated self-starter and organized.
Be reliable and punctual to work.
Be willing to work outside in varying weather conditions.
Capable of supporting some shift work and travel.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Government security clearance.
Must be a US Citizen.
Desired skills and experience for this position:
Associate of Science degree in Electronics –OR—
High School Diploma and successful completion of sixteen (16) weeks of civilian or military training in electronics or basic instrumentation techniques and one (1) year of experience.
Continuing education assistance.
Professional development allotment.
Multiple healthcare benefit packages.
401K with employer matching.
Paid time off (PTO) along with federally recognized holiday schedule.