Production Technician - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-09
General Dynamics Mission Systems (https://gdmissionsystems.com/careers/)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


State College
Pennsylvania
United States

Basic Qualifications
Associate's degree or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience
Responsibilities for this Position
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Production Technician. The position provides an opportunity to enhance the performance and profitability of an organization that supports some of our nation’s fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
Assembles component parts, sub-assemblies, or completed units, including electronic, electro-mechanical, mechanical, and structural assembly for products and instruments
Performs multiple tasks on an assigned team, project, or functional area
Performs quality assurance and reliability testing following established methods and procedures
Coordinates, plans, and expedites the flow of material, parts, and assemblies
May provide production scheduling and control
May participate in programs or functional team projects developing process improvement methods, solutions, and procedures to enhance program quality, cost, and scheduling
Interfaces with employees and management across the department and occasionally with employees outside the department
Works under general supervision receiving general instructions on routine work and detailed instructions for new activities or special assignments

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing
General knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite
Detail oriented
Ability to multi-task
Ability to organize a variety of types of data and activities
Ability to pick up new tasks quickly
Company Overview
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran