United Technologies Corporation Calibration Technician in West Des Moines, Iowa

Job ID: 71962BR

City: West Des Moines

State: Iowa

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

Do you want to be a part of a global business, creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers? This is the core of what we do in the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems, or creating a positive in flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, ES focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

Get onboard the UTC Aerospace Operations and Supply Chain team and play a part in managing our innovative products from inception to delivery. Operations and Supply Chain employees have the opportunity to network across our businesses and functions, all while improving the productivity, quality and efficiency of our operations worldwide.

Calibration Tech is an entry level position with no certification required. The purpose of an operator at this level is to learn and train on the basic understandings of all calibration specific operations. Calibration Tech I is expected to have the basic level ability to prepare and assemble components to develop final or sub-assemblies with direct supervision by a certified calibrator (level II or above). The operator will set up and operate production equipment to ensure flow, spray angle, and quality of spray meets product specifications and tolerance levels. The operator is expected to follow established standard work under general supervision in efforts to obtain certification within 120 days. The operator will typically refer problems or deviations to more experienced operators including Lead Technicians, supervisors or engineers.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Learn how to set up and operate test stand to check nozzles, spray bars, and valves for spray quality, angle and flow according to specifications o Learn how to set up and operate laser marker and printer according to procedures and specifications.

  • Learn how to record spray parameters by serial number.

  • Learn how to certify product conformance through test and records performance results by serial number.

  • May learn how to disassemble, repair, and assemble product according to specifications.

  • Accurately complete production documentation and performs necessary labor transitions.

  • Support and follow all rules/guidelines/standards set by EHS, Quality, and CI functions as set by your leader and position.

  • Actively participate in the Continuous Improvement process as well as safety-related activities.

  • May be required to work over 40 hours per week as scheduled to meet business needs.

  • All other duties as assigned including working extended shifts/overtime as required by the business

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Manual dexterity to perform tasks associated with assembly and calibration

  • Ability to learn how to read and understand prints.

  • Basic computer proficiency (e-mail, print documents, internet) and ability to learn how to operate a computer to access prints and/or specified work instructions.

  • Basic shop math including knowledge of Geometric Tolerances.

  • Basic proficiency in identifying, analyzing, and resolving problems

  • Ability to learn basics of the position within the first 3 months of employment.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of employees and management

Working Environment:

  • Minimal travel required (<10%)

  • Willingness to work ​non-standard hours

  • Some Holiday hours may be required based on business need

  • Working extended shifts/overtime as required by the business

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Manufacturing background.

Education:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

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United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Manual dexterity to perform tasks associated with assembly and calibration

  • Ability to learn how to read and understand prints.

  • Basic computer proficiency (e-mail, print documents, internet) and ability to learn how to operate a computer to access prints and/or specified work instructions.

  • Basic shop math including knowledge of Geometric Tolerances.

  • Basic proficiency in identifying, analyzing, and resolving problems

  • Ability to learn basics of the position within the first 3 months of employment.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of employees and management

Working Environment:

  • Minimal travel required (<10%)

  • Willingness to work ​non-standard hours

  • Some Holiday hours may be required based on business need

  • Working extended shifts/overtime as required by the business

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Manufacturing background.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.