Electronics Environmental Lab Technician in Newtown at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 7/20/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description


The Opportunity | Electronics Environmental Lab Technician


Under general supervision, the Electronics Environmental Lab Technician performs moderately complex chemical, electronic, mechanical or physical testing and/or analysis of materials or finished products. Examples of the nature of testing include (but are not limited to) destructive physical analysis, corrosion assessments, and equipment calibration. Records results and reports findings to production, quality control, and other departments as appropriate.


Major Accountabilities /Deliverables



  • Performs a variety of tests utilizing specialized equipment.

  • Writes detailed analysis reports as required by the Company and any relevant regulatory agency. Maintains small databases for the control of work and records retention. Reports findings per established procedure.

  • May be responsible for the production and maintenance of auditable records for all testing performed.

  • May assist with drafting procedures or purchasing test materials and equipment

  • Review qualification test plans.

  • Review environmental specifications per requirements.

  • Ability to read Cad drawings.

  • Assist in the development of mechanical fixtures.

  • Understanding of electrical and mechanical principles.

  • Create test reports based on environmental test results.

  • Ability to take ownership of a project with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to multitask with multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and able to work in a team environment with a diverse group of development engineers, test engineers, engineering technicians and manufacturing technicians.


Qualifications:



  • 2-3 years of experience in a similar role

  • Understanding of basic test equipment (Power supplies, multimeters etc.)

  • Basic understanding of Vibration, Humidity, Altitude, Temperature tests and Thermal Vacuum testing.

  • Understanding of accelerometers and thermal couples.

  • Understanding of programming environmental chambers and vibration setup.

  • Knowledge of data loggers.

  • Proficient in Microsoft WORD, EXCEL, VISIO

  • High School or Equivalent required. Technical/Trade School Preferred


What You'll Find at CW


Challenging Work - The work we do at Curtiss-Wright is not only challenging, but it is meaningful to our customers, our employees and the communities in which we live and work.


Independence -- At Curtiss-Wright, you have the independence to invent, create and innovate; and the opportunity to work on the most advanced technology in our industry.


A Collaborative Environment -- The teamwork among our exceptionally talented people enables us to deliver some of the most advanced solutions to our customers.


We Offer


Curtiss-Wright is proud to offer our employees a comprehensive total rewards package:



  • Competitive Pay

  • Health and wellness benefits, including medical, dental, life insurance and more

  • Savings opportunities for retirement, with an opportunity to become a shareholder

  • Learning and development opportunities

  • Recognition for your contributions


This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.


Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.