Engineering Aide III- Part Time Plainview-NY-US A career with
CAES is more than just a job; it is the pathway to a bright
Are you searching for a career with a company that offers
challenging, diverse projects and opportunities? Are you looking
for a position with a company that is growing and able to offer
long-term professional advancement? Searching for a company that
values a friendly work environment and that values YOU? Then look
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#everymissionmatters We are Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions
(CAES), a technologically advanced electronics company employing
more than 3,600 talented makers, thinkers, innovators, and doers
nationwide. We build things that solve challenging problems from
deep space to the depths of the ocean. We serve customers in
spanning defense, aerospace, security, medical, and industrial
Purpose: The Test Technician I performs operational tests on highly
complex electronic developmental and production components,
subassemblies and systems involving a thorough working knowledge of
advanced theory, instrumentation, measurement techniques and
electronic circuit analysis.
Performs the set-up, calibration, testing and troubleshooting of
circuits, components, instruments and mechanical assemblies.
Determines and may develop test specifications, methods and
procedures from blueprints, drawings and diagrams. Tests and
troubleshoots assemblies and/or final systems. May complete rework
on assemblies and/or systems as a result of testing. Prepares
technical reports, summarizes findings and recommends solutions to
technical problems. May assist in the selection and set-up of
specialized test equipment.
Specific Responsibilities: Determines, sets up and operates a wide
variety of standard test stands consisting of multiples of
generators, oscilloscopes, amplifiers, etc. and complex test
equipment especially connected and set up for tests on highly
complex subassemblies and systems in accordance with available
instructions and specifications. Complies with standard test
procedures and specifications to perform tests on highly complex
electronic developmental and production components, subassemblies
and systems. Verifies and analyzes test results. Troubleshoots,
repairs and adjusts equipment so that their performance complies
with test requirements, and that the quality of the product is
assured. Determines when rework is necessary to ensure product
compliance with specifications. Recommends changes in test
procedures and specifications that will contribute to the
improvement of testing efficiency and capabilities. Works from a
variety of documents including test specifications, wiring
diagrams, schematics, etc. where complete information is frequently
lacking or from general oral engineering instructions requiring
technical judgment, initiative and experience. Instructs and gives
technical direction to lesser-classified technicians. Performs
other duties and responsibilities as required.
Minimum Qualifications: Associates Degree or Technical Degree in
Electrical Technology Must be able to obtain US Security Clearance
prior to the start of the position, which requires US
Preferred Qualifications: Military Electronic Schools or
Electronic Training from military Security Clearance Experience in
defense or aerospace industry One -Two years' experience as a Test
Technician in a manufacturing environment or in the military.
Experience tuning RF circuits Should be able to setup and know how
to operate a Phase Network Analyzer (PNA) or Vector Network
About Us: Founded in 1934 by aviation innovator Sir Alan Cobham,
our values of Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us to become
a global leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems.
It's the insights of our innovators today that will secure our
collective future. Innovators like you! If you are authorized to
work in the United States, then we encourage you to apply. We are
unable to sponsor work visas. U.S. Citizenship required for
positions requiring a Security Clearance.
Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the
development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and
defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and
partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology
they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity
and passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering
culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans
for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding,
exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.
Employment Transparency: Cobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population.
It is the policy of Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all
qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic
information. Cobham will refrain from discharging, or otherwise
discriminating against, employees or applicants who inquire about,
discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of
other employees or applicants.
The EEO is the Law poster is available here and the poster
supplement is available here .
The Pay Transparency Policy is available here .
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is committed to working with
and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with
disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a
disability for any part of the employment process, please send an
e-mail to CAEScareer@cobham.com or call (703) 842-2971 and let us
know the nature of your request and your contact information.