We are looking for a Mechanical Technician to support day-to-day engineering activities associated to hardware at our Test and Development Site in North Las Vegas, NV. We are looking for individuals who are comfortable with wearing many different hats and have an intellectual and positive approach to the responsibilities required for this role.
Responsibilities Use tooling to create holes, pilot holes, or drill by hand (as required), per drawing or tooling instructions. Align parts and secure in place using Clecos or tooling/hand clamps. Check for good edge margins and alignment. Shim and/or trim parts as required. Select drill bits, reamers and/or countersinking tools for pilot and full size holes. Locate, drill pilot holes using drill motor and proper size drill bit(s). Drill, ream, countersink full size holes in parts/assemblies, in proper sequence and to correct size using drill motor. Set countersinking tools to proper depth as required. Disassemble parts and deburr holes using chip chasers, deburring tools, and files to prepare for installation of fasteners. Use solvents to clean surfaces prior to sealing or assembly. Apply sealant, alodine, primer, adhesives, special finishes. Load and unload ovens to bond detail parts to assemblies. Handle and dispose of hazardous materials in approved manner. Determine and obtain correct type and size fasteners. Cold work holes to prepare for close tolerance fastener installation. Install bushings into housings using arbor press and/or hydraulic puller. Apply liquid nitrogen to facilitate installation of bushings. Install fasteners in correct sequence per drawing, using correct tools (e.g., rivet gun and bucking bar, drill motor, power screwdriver, C-squeeze, ratchet wrench, nut runner). Check work after completion of each operation in job and/or completed job to ensure it is complete per drawing. Operate fork lift, crane, and other powered equipment.
Requirements High school diploma or GED a must!!! 5+ years experience Familiarity for inspection process Perform basic arithmetic calculations accurately (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, decimals and fractions). Read and interpret engineering drawings. Capable of visualizing a three-dimensional shape from a two-dimensional view and understanding symbols, flag notes, and general notes. Operate computing equipment. Drill, ream, hone and/or countersink straight and close tolerance holes. Use various types of hand tools and/or hand-held Tepower tools, floor-mounted power tools and precision measuring tools. Work with others as part of a team Make basic layouts on parts or assemblies in order to establish reference points and to check dimensions Valid Driver's license with no restrictions or DUI violations within 1 year OSHA 10
General Physical Requirements: Must be able to lift and carry up to 40lb Standing for long periods of time, climbing up and down ladders, bending, grasping, sitting, pulling, pushing, and stretching are generally required to perform the functions of this position
Must be able to work any shift, 5/40 Schedule
Las Vegas, NV
$16 to $25.00 DOE
343 MAIN ST
EL SEGUNDO, CA 90245