Assembly Technician

Kent, WA 98032

Posted: 07/01/2024 Employment Type: Contract Division: Government/DOD Job Number: JN -072024-19187 State: Washington

Job Description

Assembly Technician

Location: Kent, WA

Salary: $55.44/hr

Industry: Aerospace/Manufacturing

Employment Type: 6 month assignment with potential for extension or conversion

Shift: Monday to Thursday, Night Shift

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • 5+ years of experience in aerospace manufacturing, integration, or other large/complex assembly manufacturing environment
  • Interpret engineering models, drawings, specifications, written work instructions, test procedures and P&IDs
  • Experience operating heavy lifting equipment such as cranes and forklifts around critical hardware
  • Experience using common assembly and integration tools
  • Experience with verbal and written communication of technical data, results, and associated tools (confluence, MS-Office suite).
  • Physical Requirement: climb ladders & stairs; work in small, restricted areas; work at heights on work stands and in lifts; perform repetitive work, including lifting of items up to 40lbs.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or national U.S. permanent resident (current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Industry certification, trade school training, and/or degree in a related field
  • Work effectively with a strong work ethic and close attention to detail in a fast-paced dynamic team environment with rapidly changing roles and responsibilities
  • Experience in handling large/expensive components
  • Experience in laser tracker operation
  • Experience in assembling large tight-tolerance structures
  • Experience in new product introduction
  • Experience in a team-based Lean Manufacturing environment
  • Lean Manufacturing and/or Six Sigma certification


  • Manufacture, assemble, and test custom machine hardware according to written procedures, engineering models, work orders, drawings, and specifications
  • Setup new production work areas, including tooling and equipment
  • Perform second-party verifications and hardware inspections of engineering models, drawings, specifications, and written procedures
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and correct malfunctions by modification, rework, repair, and/or maintenance
  • Perform root cause analysis and implement corrective actions for recurrence control
  • Operate various material handling equipment including forklifts, overhead cranes, aerial lifts, flight vehicle and subassembly transportation equipment
  • Setup and operate a wide range of precision calibrated tools including, but not limited to, torque wrenches, micrometers, calipers, laser trackers, height gauges, and optical measuring instruments
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement projects for area safety and efficiency
  • Perform routine maintenance functions such as daily clean-up of work areas to support 5S, FOD, and ESD
  • Additional duties as assigned.



SRG Government Services is a leading provider of information technology, training, engineering, accounting and intelligence analytical services for agencies in the intelligence, defense, homeland security, cyber security, and federal civilian markets. SRG utilizes an innovative approach to identify and qualify talent that is unique to the federal contracting industry, featuring a cutting edge platform that allows us to rapidly and precisely match professionals to client requirements. We have a proprietary database of over one million candidates and maintain continuous contact with our qualified talent.

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