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Engineering Technician 3

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. • Camden, AR
a month ago

Overview

Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. The company is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne can be obtained by visiting our websites at www.Rocket.com and www.AerojetRocketdyne.com.

 

Aerojet Rocketdyne is seeking an Engineering Technician 3 to join our growing facility in Camden, AR.

 

Under general supervision, and following established policies, the Engineering Technician performs assignments requiring general use and application of concepts, practices, and techniques.

 

 

Weekend shift (Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun).

 

 

This current opening may be filled at this level as posted or at one level higher.

Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)

50% - Handle, process, mix chemicals, sample and test raw materials, test propellants, test explosives. 

 

15% - Prepare and collect data, may require performing mathematical calculations.

 

10% - Clean, assemble and dismantle test hardware, equipment and apparatus.

 

10% - Perform laboratory support work such as instrument calibration, laboratory cleaning, inventory, inspections, and material handling.

 

10% - Generate Test Reports, save test data, and report test data.

 

5% - Review and submit lab documentation for changes including test and calibration procedures.

Requirements

An Associate's degree in an appropriate discipline and three (3) years of directly related experience, or or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This position requires the willingness and ability to work other shifts and overtime, as needed, with appropriate notice.  Strong Chemistry background preferred.

 

Being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 is a condition of employment at Aerojet Rocketdyne. Proof of vaccination or an accommodation request approved by Aerojet Rocketdyne will be required prior to starting employment with the Company.

 

May be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level.  Requires U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency or other status as a U.S. Person. Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.

 

Work Environment and Physical Requirements:

The work environment may require a combination of indoor and outdoor activity (hot, cold, wet, humid conditions) with a varied amount of walking, standing, sitting, climbing (i.e. ladders, stair, scaffolding, ramps), balance (maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces), bending, reaching, handling/fingering (seizing, holding, grasping, turning picking, pinching), stooping, kneeling, crouching and ability to lift/carry/push/pull up to 50 pounds. Work may require the ability to operate material handling equipment (forklift, crane, hoist, man lift, etc.) in a safe manner. While performing the duties of this job, employees may work around variable noise levels or with fume or airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, etc. requiring the use of personal protective equipment such as face protection (safety glasses, goggles, face shield), foot protection (i.e. steel toed shoes, rubber boots, etc.), gloves, hard hat, shop coat and hearing protection. Some positions may require Respirator clearance up to and including the Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) Level A clearance. Work requires the ability to change into or out of personal protective equipment when entering or exiting manufacturing, laboratory, or other areas. Some employees may be required to drive between various locations within the Company facility or between locations. Work duties may also be required to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer and/or the ability to travel by air or auto. Ability to distinguish colors may also be necessary. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.