DRS Technologies Inc. Manufacturing Technician in Chesapeake, Virginia
Leonardo DRS, Inc.
Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.
Headquartered in Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 47,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. Leonardo DRS is committed to being an employer of choice of a highly qualified, diverse, effective, and productive workforce.
For additional information on Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com.
DRS Naval Electronics is a collection of Lines of Businesses and Centers of Excellence driven to be the U.S Navy's Leading provider of electronics products, subsystems, systems and integrated solutions, and expand into adjacent markets. Naval Electronics site locations span across the continental United States
and include Johnstown, PA, Largo, FL, Chesapeake, VA, Twin Cities, MN, Germantown, MD, Washington, DC, and San Diego, CA
Provide technical support to engineers and scientist on moderately complex components, devices, material, products, processes and/or equipment.
Performs electro-mechanical assembly, disassembly and rework Some test and repair of various electronic products and mechanical assemblies
Work from complex wiring and assembly drawings, operation sheets, engineering specifications and sketches and running sheets of significant complexity
Duties and Responsibilities
Provide technical support to engineers and scientist on moderately complex components, devices, material, products, processes and/or equipment
Responsible for testing, modifying, reworking, and repairing electronic, optical and mechanical assemblies
Work from moderately complex wiring and assembly drawings, operation sheets, engineering specifications and sketches
Design and test prototype assemblies and production units
Use judgment in re-working or re-wiring to bring unit within quality control specifications
Testing, inspection, and repairing of electronic, optical or mechanical assemblies
Works under minimal supervision and may provide guidance to other technicians
Capable of performing related manufacturing processes
Interpret and follow written documents such as SOPs and safety rules
Ensure compliance with all safety and regulatory requirements applicable to the company in accordance with State and Federal regulations and any applicable certification required to maintain the certification
May assist in training new team members
Interface with other departments to assure efficient flow of information and materials
Perform Key Performance Indicators:
o Meet production deadlines
o Quality of finished product (Pass/fail rates)
o Raw material stock levels
o Compliance outcomes
Position requires the ability to coordinate several activities at the same time, and to reprioritize in response to changing operational conditions
Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization
Requires an associates degree in a technical discipline or equivalent experience in the field or in a related area
Must demonstrate strong decision-making and leadership skills
Experienced handling small delicate components, using ESD practices
Soldering and wirebonding experience a plus
Must be experienced in the safe handling of chemicals
Experienced in the use of various computer applications, including Access, Excel, and Labview
Experience with MRP a plus
Must have good mechanical skills
Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. #NEL