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Engineering Technician

  • ID: 486123
  • Posted: 6/10/2021
  • Location: Rochester, NY
  • Category: LI - Technician
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 9 - 12 Months


Acara Solutions is looking for an Engineering Technician for our Client located in Rochester, NY.
  • Support test configuration, execution, and de-configuration activities
  • Working rotating 24/7 shift coverage during testing 
  • Configure Chambers - set-up the chamber to meet program requirements, both electrical and mechanical
  • Monitoring and operating chamber controls during product testing
  • Set up, operate and monitor computers, chamber telemetry systems, data acquisition, manually record data, and maintain detailed test logbooks
  • Troubleshoot chamber and related equipment in the event of an issue during test Participating in design reviews and test readiness reviews
  • Continuous improvement of processes
  • Ability to read, follow and sign off manufacturing work instructions, shop orders and test procedures.
  • Execute mechanical/electrical repairs and complete preventative maintenance of vacuum chamber systems.
  • Set up, maintain, and operate electronic test equipment (volt meters, thermocouple meters, data loggers, temperature and humidity sensors)
  • Work in a team environment with others including assembly personnel, a variety of engineers, and other test technicians.
Pay and Benefits:
The salary for this position is $16.79 and $46.02 per hour (Max Pay rate).
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Associate"s degree in Mechanical or Aerospace or Materials Technology 
  • Minimum of 2 years" experience in Engineering Technician
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Experience with cryo pumps, cryo compressors, turbo pumps, roughing pumps, pneumatic gate valves, cryogenic systems, liquid Nitrogen delivery systems, Helium leak checking, and VCR connections.
  • Experience with mechanical and/or electrical repairs and preventative maintenance of vacuum chambers.
  • Experience with PC and Microsoft Product operations
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical and mechanical schematics.
  • Ability to follow instructions and procedures and clearly document test data and events through written logs and spreadsheets.
  • Analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Speaks clearly and concisely, presenting ideas effectively to individuals or groups.
  • Current Black Stripe (SSBI with Polygraph) or ability to achieve and maintain
  • Willing and able to work in a SCIF and clean room environment
  • Knowledge with use and application of sensors: thermocouples, thermistors, RTDs, strain gauges, accelerometers.
  • Experience welding thermocouples
  • Experience with PLC hardware and software
  • Experience with test set and data acquisition software, particularly LabVIEW and Bench Link
  • Knowledge of basic network setup and maintenance
  • Experience working in a clean room with ESD and contamination sensitive flight hardware
  • Experience with cable mate/demate
  • Strong work ethic
  • Team player
Additional Information:
  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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