ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN IV-RS

Posted: 11/06/2022

The Engineering Technician IV performs assignments that are not completely standardized or prescribed, selects or adapts standard procedures or equipment, using fully applicable precedents, receives initial instructions, equipment requirements, and advice from supervisor or engineer as needed, performs recurring work independently. Work is reviewed for technical adequacy or conformity with instructions.  This technician performs at this level one or a combination of such typical duties as:

  • Constructing components, subunits, or simple models or adapts standard    equipment; may troubleshoot and correct malfunctions;
  • Following specific layout and scientific diagrams to construct and package simple devices and subunits of equipment.
  • Conducting various tests or experiments which may require minor modifications in test setups or procedures as well as subjective judgments in measurement, selecting, preparing, and operating standard test equipment and records test data;
  • Extracting and compiling a variety of engineering data from field notes, manuals, lab reports, etc., processing data, identifying errors or inconsistencies, selecting methods of data presentation.
  • Assisting in design modification by compiling data related to design, specifications, and materials that are pertinent to specific items of equipment or component parts; developing information concerning previous operational failures and modifications and using judgment and initiative to recognize inconsistencies or gaps in data and seek sources to clarify information.

This technician will be required to support electrical/electronic tasks conducted at our production facility in Portsmouth RI, by performing the following tasks:

  • Cable and electrical assembly fabrication to print, testing and troubleshooting using engineering drawings schematics, wiring tables and parts lists.
  • Assembling or installing equipment or parts requiring simple wiring, soldering, or crimp connecting.
  • Performing simple or routine tasks or tests such as but not limited to continuity and point to point assembly and sub-assemblies’ verification and recording test data.
  • Gathering and maintaining specified records of engineering data such as tests, drawings, etc.
Job Requirements:
  • 3-5 years of experience fabricating and testing cable and electrical control and monitoring assemblies using engineering drawing packages. Additionally, ability to solder.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of electrical control and monitoring systems.
  • Familiarity with Mil-Spec and IPC Standards
  • IPC Certification in soldering and cable/wire harness fabrication
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT:

MCLAUGHLIN RESEARCH CORPORATION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. IT IS OUR POLICY TO RECRUIT, HIRE, PROMOTE, AND TRAIN FOR ALL POSITIONS WITHOUT REGARD TO AGE, RACE, CREED, RELIGION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, GENDER IDENTITY, MARITAL STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, FAMILY RESPONSIBILITIES, PREGNANCY, MINORITIES, GENETIC INFORMATION, STATUS AS A PERSON WITH A DISABILITY, AMNESTY OR STATUS AS A PROTECTED VETERAN, AND TO BASE ALL SUCH DECISIONS UPON THE INDIVIDUAL'S QUALIFICATIONS AND ABILITY TO PERFORM THE WORK ASSIGNED, CONSISTENT WITH CONTRACTUAL REQUIREMENTS AND ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND, LOCAL LAWS.

EEO IS THE LAW:
APPLICANTS AND EMPLOYEES ARE PROTECTED UNDER FEDERAL LAW FROM DISCRIMINATION.