Harris Corporation Engineering Technician in Malabar, Florida

Engineering Technician 7/25/18--TechnicianUSA - FL - Malabar




Job ID: ES20182507-26141


Job Title: Engineering Technician

Job Location: Malabar, FL

Job Code: ES20182507-26141

Job Description:

As applicable, works autonomously within their designated program. Responsible for performing a wide variety of electronic or electro-mechanical assembly operations on assemblies or sub-assemblies. Fully comprehends and interprets including a variety of technical specifications, IPC knowledge, terms, and documents. Able to identify problems and issues in all situations resulting in collaborating with engineering in a viable solution. Self-starter with the ability to complete complex assignments while determining and/or following methods and sequence of operations in performing wiring, component installation, hand soldering and cable harnessing on assembly units. Makes setups and adjustments holding tolerances to blueprint specifications and work authorization documentation. Must be flexible in supporting the program needs by being readily available to flex between processes as necessary. Readily available to support other programs whenever there is a business need.

Under general supervision, responsible for performing intermediate functions associated with all mechanical assembly operations, including working with engineers in set-up and calibration tasks, as well as performing rework and quality testing related to the production of parts, components, subassemblies, and final assemblies. Uses sophisticated programs to collect and evaluate intermediate operating data to conduct on-line adjustments to products, instruments, or equipment. Determines and may assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process. Works with engineers in conducting experiments.


  • High School / Secondary Education plus 4+ years’ experience. 2 years post-secondary/AA-AS Degree plus 0-2 years’ experience.

  • Experience work under a low power microscope.

  • Prior experience utilizing common hand tools including but not limited to screw drivers, torque wrenches, soldering equipment and epoxy dispensing tools.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Soldering experience is highly preferred

  • Mechanical assembly experience on Printed Circuit Boards, Modules, or Top-Level builds highly preferred

  • Prior experience leading small teams, providing direction on assembly or testing processes.

Security Clearance:

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

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LocationUSA - FL - Malabar