Hydroid

  • Engineering Technician

    Job Location US-MA
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(4/5/2018 6:31 PM)
  • Overview

    <img style="float: left;" src="https://hydroid.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=4463&hashed=444529346" alt="Hydroid-Cutrona-0520-2" width="213" height="142" />Located in the U.S. and a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime, Hydroid is the world’s most trusted manufacturer of advanced Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs). Our marine robotics systems provide innovative and reliable full-picture solutions for the marine research, defense, hydrographic and offshore/energy markets. Our products represent the most advanced, diversified and field-proven family of AUVs and AUV support systems in the world.

     

    Hydroid employees are passionate about their work and strive to produce top-quality products and service. All products are designed and manufactured at the Hydroid facilities in Pocasset, MA.

    Responsibilities

    Acts as liaison between engineering and manufacturing, provides support in the areas of assembling, testing, debugging, and data analysis working with hand tools, test equipment, wiring diagrams and manufacturer’s specifications in a timely, accurate manner by performing the following duties.

     

    • Assemble test fixtures and prototypes and generate correct documentation.
    • Debug electronic equipment using standard processes and tool sets.
    • Generate process sheets and test procedures as directed.
    • Diagnose, service and repair electronic equipment.
    • Apply knowledge, use hand tools and operate test equipment such as test meters, ammeters, voltmeters or oscilloscope ohmmeters according to established procedures as required.
    • Read and understand wiring diagrams to trace electronic circuits and ensure proper operation according to engineering/manufacturer’s specifications.
    • Liaison with Quality Assurance Manager on QA issues affecting Engineering Department.
    • Provide oversight for Engineering Department on Hydroid’s Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system issues in Costpoint.
    • Provide research for part prices/availability, manufacture’s specifications, warranty status, estimate approval or other related items for customers as required.
    • Maintain a professional manner to enhance the company’s image with customers.
    • Attend and participate in technical meetings.<img style="float: right;" src="https://hydroid.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=4464&hashed=-2014595103" alt="Hydroid-Cutrona-0483" width="337" height="225" />
    • Perform board to system level testing.
    • Maintain the engineering department’s equipment, tools, vehicles and auxiliary gear.
    • Adapt the engineering department’s resources to test prototypes.
    • Work on boats or ships as required.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    • Completed technical school degree or certificate required and 4 to 6 years of related experience in a technical, electronic or manufacturing environment preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Associates degree preferred.
    • Experience in the manufacturing and repair of AUVs.
    • Experience with complex, software intensive systems.
    • Understanding of sonar systems including side scan, Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers (ADCPs), DVLs, multi-beam sonar and others and positioning and navigation systems is
    • Going to sea and small boat operational experience a plus.
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office tools or equivalent. Candidate must work with complex, software intensive systems and use database programs.
    • The ideal candidate is an individual that can work in a fast paced environment; with a high attention to detail, excellent problem solving skills, ability to multi-task and enthusiastic attitude.

     

    A condition of this position will require the successful Applicant to pass a government security investigation and must subsequently receive authorization to access US Department of Defense Controlled Unclassified Information (“CUI”) and potentially classified information. We offer a very competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including 75% company paid medical and dental insurance. The company also offers paid Life, STD, LTD, tuition reimbursement and 401K with company match, and more.

    Hydroid is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/AA/M/F/V/D Employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran and need assistance with the application process as a result of your disability please call 1-508-563-6565 or mail your request to 1 Henry Drive, Pocasset, MA 02559, Attn: Employment Application Assistance.

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