Technician III - Production at Ball Aerospace
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The Operations Strategic Support Unit plays a fundamental role in enabling efficient business and program execution – from technologies and investments to supply chain, manufacturing and test operations, facilities management, and information technology services.
Technician III – Production
Perform standard manufacturing and assembly tasks of intermediate complexity in a repetitive-build aerospace manufacturing environment.
What You'll Do:
- Role tasks may include cleaning, parts/materials preparation, mechanical /electrical assembly, polymerics processing, manual soldering, composite layup, and masking operations.
- While executing manufacturing operations, apply an intermediate level of knowledge and skills in hardware assembly, troubleshooting and repair.
- Apply intermediate competency in use of hand tools, assembly tooling and general manufacturing equipment.
- Complete certification training and maintain required certifications as required.
- Apply solid computer skills to access and input data via computer interface or automated equipment.
- Utilize reading and comprehension skills to follow documented build instructions.
- Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
- Perform other duties as necessary.
What You’ll Need:
- High School diploma or equivalent plus 6 years or more related experience or a related 2-year technical degree and 4 years or more related experience.
- Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Bachelor’s or Master’s, may substitute for two years of related experience. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
- Ability to self-start and be ambitious and conscientious.
- A mechanical aptitude, with good dexterity and hand/eye coordination.
- Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
- Exposure to manual soldering preferred.
- Experience or familiarity with any of the following areas preferred; equipment installation, troubleshooting and maintenance, composite layups, harness fabrication, mechanical and/or electronic assembly.
- Work is performed in a manufacturing floor or machine shop environment.
- Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.
A current DoD clearance and/or SCI access with Polygraph is not required to be eligible for this position, however applicant must be willing and eligible for submission within 60-90 days after an offer is accepted and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance/access. By applying to this position, you are agreeing to complete a National Security Clearance Pre-Screen Questionnaire to evaluate your general ability to obtain the required security clearance or government customer access associated with this position.
Relocation for this position is available.
Compensation & Benefits:
- HIRING SALARY RANGE: $23.56 - $31.73 per hour (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.)
- This position includes a competitive benefits package. For details, copy and paste https://bit.ly/3pNSnxv into your browser or visit our careers site.
US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED
Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.