Production Technician Level 3

Throne Labs is looking for a Production Technician Level 3 to join our DC-based Production Team.

The Throne Production Team is responsible for final assembly and test processing of Throne bathroom units. Thrones are designed and built with proprietary technology that includes mechanical components, plumbing, sensors, electrical components, on-board processing, cellular connectivity, and solar/battery power system.

In this role you will be part of our best-in–class technical team and will report to the Production Lead. Level 3 Technicians can do high quality work, solve challenges without supervision, and provide training and guidance to lower level technicians.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Fabricate, assemble and integrate smart Throne units according to product specifications

  • Follow and interpret technical manuals and standardized production documentation

  • Conduct testing, document issues and troubleshoot issues to get Thrones “deployment ready” across mechanical, electrical and software

  • Calibrate and adjust Thrones systems including electrical, mechanical, and plumbing systems

  • Work with the Throne engineering team to identify issues and contribute to product improvements

  • Work with Throne Field Technicians to share learning, troubleshoot issues, and keep Thrones working well in real-world environments

  • Provide guidance and support to Level 2 Technicians

Hard Skills Required:

  • Solder circuit boards, crimp/terminate wires for signal and power connections

  • Analyze computer-based dashboard data

  • Read and contribute to circuit schematics, flow charts, diagrams

  • Replace pumps, electric motors, plumbing fixtures, solar panels

  • General carpentry (including use of Circular Saw, Table Saw, Router, jig design, cabinetry work) demonstrated thru cutting of flooring components, and outside skins.

  • Must have at least 10 of the following skills:

    • Welding of Aluminum and Stainless Steel (i.e. patch and repair tanks, frame work)

    • Other types of welding: Electrode, Tig, Mig

    • Sheet metal fabrication experience - cutting, bending on a brake press, riveting (blind/pop rivets as well as solid rivets) .

    • Assembly and installation (i.e. ability to disassemble, and reassemble a Throne without supervision)

    • Electrical (i.e. wire entire Throne system without supervision)

    • Installing flared pressure fittings for plumbing

    • Installing NPT (National Pipe Thread) plumbing fittings.

    • Experience opening threads, installing threads, and threaded inserts

    • Install nut plates

    • Drilling and tapping threads on aluminum and steel

    • Sound knowledge of different fastener types; bolts, screws for wood, screws for sheet metal, machine screws...etc.

    • Sound knowledge and demonstrated experience using different wiring termination types: molex, terminal blocks, etc.

  • Operate forklift safely

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.

What We Are Looking For

  • A self directed team member who finds pleasure in working to solve challenges

  • Personal integrity and discipline

  • Ability to estimate hours of work required and meet production deadlines

  • Ability to ask for help when needed

  • Experience working on products that include hardware and software components a plus!

  • Ability to work with a diverse team consisting of a variety of backgrounds

  • Demonstrated experience assembling or repairing low pressure water plumbing systems, electronic sensors, low voltage electrical systems, crimping, BLDC motors, servos and mechanical components/mechanisms is highly desirable

  • Military avionics or electro-mechanical experience will be highly regarded

  • Certification from an accredited Electronics Tech program, an Associates Degree in Electronics, Biomedical or Electronic Engineering or equivalent is preferred but not required

  • OSHA 10 certification preferred, but not required


  • Driver’s License and good driving record

  • US Work Authorization

Throne is committed to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. We believe that every person has a right to equal employment opportunities without discrimination and that diversity contributes to the overall health of the organization. Women and candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.


Full Time
Salary Range
$26.00 - $29.00
per Hour
Brentwood, MD, 20722, US