Environmental Test Technician - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

The Environmental Test Lab (ETL) is responsible for providing environments for validating the suitability and performance of new engineering designs and products. ETL also supports other testing such as Environmental Stress Screening (ESS), evaluation, re-qualification, lot acceptance, and combined environment reliability testing.

As part of the Environmental Test Lab, this job will require you to work as part of a team to provide various climatic and dynamic test environments to verify product performance and durability under varying conditions. You will install instrumentation, setup test conditions, monitor equipment and document results. You will operate various types of chambers and vibration systems and assist program engineers as needed. Your job may include repair, maintenance and care of specialized test equipment. Your job may include selecting repair parts, purchasing materials, and accurately maintaining inventory and use records. Customer relations will be an important part of your work. Shift work may be necessary.

Required Skills:

  • 8+ years of related work experience
  • Excellent manual dexterity
  • Able to work with hand and power tools
  • Able to perform single person lifts (<25 pounds) on a daily basis
  • Assist in two-person lifts (>25 pounds) as required
  • Able to work in tight spaces
  • Must be able to maintain focus in distracting and sometimes noisy conditions
  • Must be able to follow procedure instructions precisely
  • Must be able to clearly document observations
  • Excellent record-keeping skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter who works with little supervision
  • Experience working with electronic test equipment
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Customer service skills
  • Basic computer skills, Windows OS and installation of software
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Project)

Required Education:
High school, secondary school or equivalent

Desired Education:
AAS degree

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.