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The Mechanical Calibration Technician will be responsible for calibrating and repairing physical, mechanical, and dimensional measuring and test equipment at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. The technician will ensure the accuracy and precision of the measurements taken using this equipment.
This is a represented staff position with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW).
Your Role and Responsibilities:
Perform regular calibration and maintenance of measurement and testing equipment.
Follow documented procedures to calibrate, adjust, and repair physical, mechanical, and dimensional measuring, and test equipment.
Assist in developing and validating new measurement methods, calibration procedures, and measurement uncertainty budgets.
Work independently with little supervision.
Make recommendations to improve work quality, efficiencies, and productivity.
Adhere to OSHA, NASA, and Aetos safety requirements.
Assist in training others, as requested.
Performs related duties as required.
Must be a U.S. citizen with ability to pass a NASA background investigation.
Must be able to pass an initial and random drug testing.
Ability to use a personal computer in the performance of automated calibration processes and for workload management and tracking as required.
Must have and maintain a valid Florida Driver’s License.
Education and Experience:
Requires US DOD Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratory (PMEL) Certification or equivalent.
Five (5) or more years of experience in calibration in an aerospace environment.
Ability to work daily in an environmentally controlled laboratory setting.
Ability to occasionally work at customer sites to include outdoors.
Ability to perform repetitive hand and arm movements when calibrating certain TMDE.
Ability to lift 50 pounds.
Ability to stand for long periods of time.
Ability to perform repetitive movements including knelling, bending, stooping, pushing, pulling, reaching, and occasionally climbing.
Aetos Systems, Inc. was founded in early 2007 for the purpose of bringing innovation to market to solve real world business problems for our Government and Commercial customers. Aetos is a certified Native American, Woman-owned company with headquarters in Huntsville, Alabama. The Aetos Management team brings more than 30 years of experience in Information Technology, Engineering and Education services for both commercial and federal customers. We are committed to Serving and the Success of our Customers, Employees and Community.