206675 - Test Technician II
$28 to $35.00 DOE
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Test Technician II for a contract opportunity in Orlando, FL.

The position is a hands-on aerospace-engineering hardware-focused test technician located within the Technology Laboratory Services department. The overall primary job responsibility is the mechanical test and evaluation of aerospace-grade materials, prototype parts and assemblies, and production parts and assemblies in support of internal customers for research and development projects and contracted programs. Requested tasks are verified and evaluated with the test requester and scheduled in an environment where there are often competing and conflicting needs to be resolved. When necessary to conduct the request, new testing methods are evaluated and standard processes developed. The test results are reported, reviewed as required with the supervisor or manager, and then communicated to the customer. Additional duties may include the design of test fixtures and equipment to enable various mechanical test and/or sample configurations.

o Capable of scheduling, de-conflicting, and executing multiple technical activities concurrently.
o Proficient in computing within a Windows-based MS Office-suite centered environment for communication, scheduling, data processing, and basic data transfer.
o Demonstrated sound writing and verbal communication skills.
o Mechanical Aptitude / Attention to Detail

o Demonstrated proficiency with the calibration and safe operation of universal mechanical testing equipment.
o Working knowledge of ASTM specifications for mechanical testing of materials including tensile, shear, torsion and compression testing.
o Experience with different methods of instrumenting parts to measure strain including extensometers and strain gauges.
o Experience with Instron universal testing equipment and Bluehill 3 software package.
o Experience with Charpy impact testing.
o Familiarity with additional test/analysis techniques such as metallographic sample preparation, hardness testing, chemical analysis methods, or non-destructive evaluation methods.
Accredited High School diploma, with additional specialized technical training equivalent to a technical Associate degree and/or demonstrated ability to perform assigned technical tasks and 3 years or more of experience.

4/10 work schedule
1st Shift

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Patricia Serge
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x306 or (800) 927-9318 x306

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.