Lockheed Martin ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS MECHANIC - TEST BASE in Santa Cruz, California

This is a Santa Cruz Facility position:

IAM Hourly represented employees who currently work at the main (Sunnyvale/Palo Alto) unit, Santa Cruz, VAFB or Eastern Range facilities cannot apply for this position through the on-line career network system. If you are a currently a hourly employee and you want to be considered for this position you must submit a valid placement card request to labor relations.

Setup equipment and test specimens to perform tests and obtain test data on any item or system ranging from small operating mechanisms and materials to complete systems. Work to oral or written test requirements and engineering information; apply a knowledge of the equipment characteristics and capabilities, and accepted laboratory and shop practices. Prepare and modify test aids, fixtures, monitoring devices, specialized apparatus and similar items as required to evaluate test hardware. Operate equipment to simulate ground handling and flight conditions. Troubleshoot test setups and instrumentation involved in tests and correct malfunctions or advise supervision where problems are encountered. Operate digital acquisition and control equipment from developed programs. Provide assistance to engineering personnel when required in developing new software. Record data in accordance with prescribed requirement. Use all tools, equipment and materials necessary to accomplish the above duties.

Basic Qualifications Typically requires completion of a two-year program in electronics technology presented by junior colleges and technical institutes.

Desired skills

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Job Location(s): Santa Cruz California