Technician III - Materials and Process with Security Clearance

BAE Systems
Westminster, Colorado
May 26, 2024
May 31, 2024
Engineering, Materials
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate

Successful candidate will work in a high paced laboratory service environment supporting various aspects of a multi-disciplined chemical/physical testing laboratory organization This laboratory position supports the manufacture and development all BAE Systems, Inc. products used in commercial, scientific, and military applications. The Engineering, Science and Analysis (ESA) Strategic Capabilities Unit comprises the technical talent and organizational leadership that enables the successful delivery of high-impact discriminating technologies for our customers' missions. Our collaborative, cross-functional teams are committed to innovation, integrity, continual learning and strong execution. What You'll Do: In addition to the Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the position and in support of the services provided by the lab, provide support in one or more of the following tasks:
Measure material properties under tension and compression loads to support production and R&D efforts.
Perform microscopic examinations of various hardware using optical and digital microscopes.
Assist in adhesive bonding development activities using film and liquid adhesives, autoclaves and other high-pressure equipment.
Perform density and other physical properties of materials.
Assist in preparation of metallurgical samples for microscopic examination.
Sample hardware and materials for molecular and particulate species for quantification and identification.
Perform titrations on plating baths.
Other duties as assigned in support of general laboratory activities.
Support all programs at BAE Systems, Inc., including but not limited to the Military, National Defense, and Civil business sectors.
Reporting location will depend on business needs (Westminster, Broomfield, and/or Boulder campuses) and individual skill sets.
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Capabilities Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary. On-Site Work Environment: This position requires regular in-person engagement by working on-site five days each normally scheduled week in the primary work location. Travel and local commute between company campuses and other possible non-company locations may be required. Working Conditions: Work is performed in an office, clean room, laboratory, manufacturing floor or machine shop environment.
Laboratory, production floor, and cleanroom settings will require specific personal protective equipment to be worn.
Will access other facilities in various weather conditions.
Daily commute across BAE Systems, Inc. campus transporting by hand less than 20 pounds materials/chemical/equipment or pushing greater than 20 pounds material/chemical/equipment.
Hourly Rate: $25.48 - $34.62 Required Education, Experience, & Skills Required Education, Experience, & Skills: High School diploma or equivalent plus 4 or more years of related experience, or a related 2-year technical degree and 2 or more years of related experience.
Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Bachelor's or Master's, may substitute for two years of related experience. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
Demonstrated ability to perform any and all tasks in Technician Requirements.
Proven interpersonal skills and ability to work well as a team player.
Excellent communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to work with typical chemicals and equipment used in a chemical and physical testing laboratory.
Demonstrated strong mathematic skills such as calculate area and volume of geometric shapes.
Mechanical aptitude with adept fine motor skills.
Good customer service skills.
Demonstrated computer and mechanical, electrical, and/or laboratory skills.
As this position requires operating a company vehicle, an offer and subsequent employment are contingent upon possessing and maintaining a valid US driver's license and successful completion of a Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) check. A security clearance or access with Polygraph is not required to be eligible for this position. However, the applicant must be willing and eligible for submission, depending on program requirements, after an offer is accepted and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance/access. Pay Information
Full-Time Salary Range: $53000 - $72000 Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience. Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics. About BAE Systems Space & Mission Systems BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
Headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, Space & Mission Systems is a leading provider of national defense and civil space applications, advanced remote sensing, scientific and tactical systems for the U.S. Intelligence, Department of Defense and scientific communities. We continually pioneer ways to innovate spacecraft, mission payloads, optical systems, and other defense and civil capabilities. Powered by endlessly curious people with an unwavering mission focus, we continually discover ways to enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most.