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Engineering Technician
Ref No.: 18-36513
Location: East Greenbush, New York
Position Type:Contract
Pay Rate : $ 16.00 - 18.00 /Hour
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
Nesco Resource has a new opportunity for an Engineering Technician for our high-tech client in the Albany area! This is a temporary position at least through September or November due to an influx of work; however, there is potential for a permanent position.

We are open to recent graduates from a technical program such as science, engineering, math, physics, nanotechnology, etc.! This position will be responsible for optic manufacturing and optic alignments within the analyzer product group. The individual is expected to work closely with engineers, specifically in the assembly, modification and documentation of components and processes. 

The Engineering Technician will:
  • Perform optical alignment as well as general mechanical assembly of sub components to achieve this end
  • Use proprietary software along with motorized actuators and translation stages to complete alignment processes
  • Follow detailed process travelers and document any relevant production test data
  • Contribute to process improvements and assembly procedures within the alignment and relevant assembly areas
  • Daily reporting through visual management and meetings to communicate and escalate safety, quality, inventory, or delivery issues
Requirements:
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude and ability to handling small or fragile objects 
  • Must be able to work with patience, follow detail procedures and make pass fail judgment at critical points within the alignment processes
  • Ability for recordkeeping with the attention-to-detail
  • Ability to read mechanical working drawings and bills of materials
  • Must be able to work for long periods of time at multiple computer stations with minimal errors
  • AS or BS in a technical field or hands-on experience with fragile materials or delicate assembly work is required