Harris Corporation Engineering Technician - 1st Shift in Rochester, New York

Engineering Technician - 1st Shift 8/27/18--MechanicalUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20182708-27000


Job Title – Engineering Technician - 1st Shift

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20182708-27000

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/

Job Description:

  • Provide support to SMT placement and ancillary equipment to maximize throughput and quality

  • Support Preventative Maintenance schedules and machine capability assessments (weekend shift preferred)

  • Support equipment troubleshooting and repair for all SMT Equipment

  • Work closely with other SMT ME Techs to further understanding of SMT & ancillary equipment/processes and resolve issues

  • Investigate, initiate, and institute efficiency improvement opportunities


High School Diploma or equivilant and a minimum of 4 years of prior relevant experience or 2 years post-Secondary/Associates Degree with 0-2 years of prior relevent experience

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Associates degree in technical field

  • Self-starter and able to work successfully with minimal supervision and manage own workload

  • Experience operating and troubleshooting Universal, Fuji, and Assembleon SMT placement equipment platforms

  • Familiarity with using statistical analysis to make data driven decisions

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Willingness to work and learn in fast paced production environment

  • Demonstrated experience with SMT and ancillary equipment operation.

  • Ability & willingness to learn Universal, Fuji, and Assembleon SMT placement equipment

  • Familiarity with basic computer software such as Microsoft Word and Excel.

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule on weekend shift in order to accomodate production operations and collaborate with other SMT ME Techs

  • Exposure to Lean Manufacturing Principles.

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.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

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 - NY - Rochester