Engineering Technician 3 (Chemistry Lab)Aerojet Rocketdyne | Camden, NJ, 08100, US
Posted a month ago
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 website at www.Rocket.com.
Aerojet Rocketdyne is seeking an Engineering Technician 3 (Chemistry lab) to join our growing facility in
Weekend Shift Fri, Sat, Sunday (36 hours) 6AM to 6:30PM
What we can offer you:
Inspiring Company Culture - Our people support each other and work together to leave an indelible impact on our nation’s aerospace and defense legacy. Read more about our culture: Careers | Aerojet Rocketdyne.
Rest and Relaxation - 48 hour annual sick allowance, 9/80 schedule at most locations providing for longer weekends, company paid holidays.
Prepare for the Future - 401(k) with company match, variety of courses to support learning & development, mentorships.
Employee Resource Groups – Local and Enterprise employee-led volunteer groups to create community, awareness, impact, and to support a culture where everyone belongs.
Next Gen Workplace – Aerojet Rocketdyne is recognized as a top 100 Next Gen Workplace.
Trusted - Aerojet Rocketdyne is proud to be recognized as America’s Most Trusted Aerospace & Defense Company.
This position may be filled at this level or one level higher.
Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)
Under general supervision, and following established policies, the Engineering Technician performs assignments requiring general use and application of concepts, practices, and techniques.
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.
An Associate's degree in an appropriate discipline and three (3) year 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.
May be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level. Requires U.S. Citizenship. 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.