Mechanical Technician

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Kforce Technology Staffing
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Contract W2, Temp
Competitive
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Kforce has a client seeking a Mechanical Technician in Reston, Virginia (VA).

Summary:
The selected candidate will work as a Mechanical Technician on the mechanical build and processing of spacecraft and structures as assigned. The candidate will acquire necessary skills on-the-job under the tutelage of senior level technicians and engineers. The candidate should be able to support mechanical leads and engineers with the installation of extremely fragile space hardware onto space vehicles and additionally have the ability to proactively identify issues, escalate to appropriate channels, and suggest solutions to engineering for review.

The desired candidate should have team building skills, leadership skills, organizational skills, personal skills, and a strong follow-through 'can do' attitude. The selected candidate will be required to support spacecraft and spacecraft subsystem testing which includes, but is not limited to, vibration, acoustic, propulsion, thermal vacuum, and thermal cycle testing as assigned. In addition, the selected candidate must be willing and able to work off shifts, weekends, overtime, and travel for launch campaigns. Occasional short-term projects with travel may be required.

REQUIREMENTS:
* Possess technical training equivalent to an Associate's degree and a minimum of 1 year of related experience as a mechanical technician or equivalent
* Knowledge of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint are required
* Solumina MES, TipQA, Windchill, CREOView, and Spacecraft processing knowledge preferred
* Experience with critical/hazardous operations a plus
* Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information
* Applicants must be fully authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship

Kforce 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.


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Kforce is a professional staffing and solutions firm specializing in the technology areas of application development, project management, business analysis, enterprise data management and infrastructure for commercial and government organizations. Kforce has been matching job seekers and employers since 1962. We are committed to having a meaningful impact on all the lives we serve and offer exciting job opportunities across the United States. Kforce specializes in providing strategic partnership in the areas of Technology and Finance & Accounting. Our staffing specialists work to understand your career goals and offer career advice in order to help you become a more marketable technology professional. Your success is our mission. Gain meaningful connections with your skills and our network.
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