Electrical Engineering Technician

Job Description

Posted on: 
January 21, 2023

We are looking for an Electrical Technician to join our team.


  • Read and understand complex cable assembly drawings, schematics, and test procedures
  • Fabricate and assemble high quality, high reliability cables, wire harnesses, and electro-mechanical assemblies
  • Conduct rework and repair of PWAs and cable harnesses/assemblies
  • Inspect and test reworks/repairs of PWAs and cable harnesses
  • Carry out part procurement for a variety electrical components online such as cables, connectors, circuit boards, test equipment, etc
  • Use measuring devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, clamp meters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure consistency and safety of the system
  • Conduct validation testing under the direction of engineers
  • Conduct product/acceptance tests on components and assemblies

Job Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years experience as a technician working on electro-mechanical cable and wire harness systems in mass production
  • Experience with building and troubleshooting cables and wiring harnesses
  • Familiar and comfortable with soldering, crimping, assembling cables and connectors, basic hand tools and simple tools (drill press, bandsaw, etc)
  • Familiar and comfortable with written test procedures, test report, documentation of test results
  • Familiarity with common termination systems and interconnect solutions from Molex, Amphenol, TE, Hirose, etc
  • Basic electrical understanding (able to calculate voltage drop, size wire based on amperage, Ohm's Law, etc)
  • Understanding of fundamental electrical concepts such as Ohm's Law, voltage drop, allowable ampacity
  • Familiarity with basic test equipment (DMM, Oscilloscopes, function generators)
  • Ability to improve existing cable designs, length tuning, fastening, assembly, etc
  • Comfortable sourcing electrical components online (digikey, mouser, octopart, etc)
  • Experience working on high-power electronics and HV cables
  • Experience with solar power systems and familiarity with UL4703 photovoltaic cables
  • Must be able to obtain and hold a U.S. Top Secret security clearance


  • Deep understanding of PCBs, PCBAs, manufacturing workflow and assembly techniques
  • Associate level degree in electronics/electrical assembly or equivalent
  • Able to hand solder per J-STD and/or NASA-STD 8739.4
  • Wire harness experience in accordance with NASA-STD-8739.3 and 8739.4 and/or IPC-A-620 standards
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 / AS9100 Quality Management Systems
  • Aviation or Defense fabrication/manufacturing experience
  • Willing to work all shifts, overtime, and weekends as needed
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs. unassisted

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