210636 - Engineering Technician
CA-Southern California - San Diego
South San Francisco
Up to $48.14 DOE
12 Months

Chipton-Ross is seeking an Engineering Technician for a contract opportunity in South San Francisco, CA.

You will assist engineers and scientists in developing new or updated electronics and electro-mechanical systems or components for genetic analysis instruments.

o You will set up electronic systems and devices, assemble and connect system components.
o You will troubleshoot, test, modify, repair, malfunctions in circuitry in existing electronic products, equipment, and controls.
o You will assist in electronic component layouts and create schematics for PCBAs.
o You will assist in general procurement of components and hardware for the engineering development team.

o Electronics background.
o At least five years of experience with electronic experience - micro-electronics / semi-conductor work
o Ability to understand electrical schematics / diagrams, mechanical drawings, as well as written instructions and specifications.
o Experienced in PCB rework. Capable of hand soldering surface mount components as small as 0201 with magnification. - THIS IS A MUST!
o Capable of crimping small connector terminals
o Experience in routing wiring in instruments and creating wire harnesses from scratch.
o Knowledge on how to use multimeter and oscilloscope to troubleshoot PCBAs.
o Experience with using MS Office software such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
o Good communication skills (written and verbal).
o The ability to work with team members across disciplines as well as good trouble-shooting skills, creative thinker and a positive attitude is a must.
o Willing to learn to use a business spend management (BSM) tool such as Coupa to procure electronic and mechanical hardware and manage payment.

Accredited High School diploma - prefer candidate with AA degree or completed courses with certificate in electronics.

Full-Time; 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, M-F

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

Amy Shook
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x206 or (800) 927-9318 x206

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.