Associate Test & Evaluation Lab Technician
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The Boeing Company is looking for an Associate Test & Evaluation Lab Technician to join our team in Seattle, WA for 1st or 2nd shift. As a lab technician, you will have an important and exciting role in the company that includes calibration, designing and building test fixtures, programming automation software, and developing procedures to test new equipment. You will tackle new and challenging problems every day. You will be supporting military and commercial programs such as 777X, 737MAX, 787, P-8, Tanker, and others.
Metrology is the science of measurement and includes all theoretical and practical aspects of measurement. Metrology engineering covers the basic understanding of how measurement accuracy and precision impacts our ability to make repeatable and reproducible measurements throughout Boeing, basic understanding of the importance of measurement traceability and the role calibration plays in establishing traceability, and the quality systems that support these processes.
Supports activities to plan, conduct and document tests on products, systems, components, materials, and manufacturing processes and technologies
Designs systems, materials, components, software and methodologies to meet customer requirements
Participates in test design and performs routine procurement, fabrication and assembly of components, test fixtures and test systems
Supports the coordination of test requirements and assists in reviewing test methods and capabilities
Facilitates systems integration, fabrication and modification; supports system pre-test setup, integration, checkout, and post test tear-down
Conducts routine tests, analyzes data and documents results
Troubleshoots and recommends resolution of basic laboratory and test-related problems.
Works under general supervision
This position is expected to be 100% onsite. The selected candidate will be required to work onsite at one of the listed location options.
The position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a US Person as defined by 22 C.F.R. 120.15 is required. US Person includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Experience working in a laboratory test environment
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Experience in metrology and/or calibration/certification
1+ years of experience with Flow, Force, Mass, Acceleration, Pressure, Linear Measurements, Temperature, Vacuum, and/or other Physical Metrology processes
1+ years of experience in the aerospace industry
1+ years of experience in a PMEL (Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratory) back shop for the military
Experience with Labview, C++, and Access
Experience in a calibration and/or testing laboratory
Experience using and configuring data acquisition units
Experience running and configuring automated hardware tests
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced education (e.g. Associate) and typically 1 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. Bachelor, 3 years' related work experience, etc.).
Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit for this position. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.
Drug Free Workplace:
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.
This position is for variable shift.
This is a union-represented position.
Boeing is implementing new requirements for employees to be fully vaccinated from COVID-19 or have an approved reasonable accommodation based on local legislation in several countries including U.S.-based employees. Please refer here for current vaccination and/or reasonable accommodation requirements, and timelines based on location.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.