Mechanical Technician
Posted on 9/14/2023
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Olympia, WA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Mechanical Engineering
  • 3+ years of experience in precision assembly with an emphasis on mechanical or electrical skill sets
  • 3+ years of demonstrated ability with hands on builds / projects
  • Knowledge of reading electrical and mechanical prints and familiarity with GD&T
  • Ability to push, pull, lift, and/or carry up to 50 pounds
  • Occasionally operate heavy machinery
  • Vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
  • Strong focus on safety
  • Responsible for the assembly of our reduced emission power systems and associated infrastructure at our Proving Grounds facility
  • Responsible for the installation, care, and maintenance of FM owned machinery and equipment on site
  • Interpreting complex mechanical and electrical drawings & schematics and deriving assembly sequences from CAD or other digital formats
  • Work with the site operations, engineering and manufacturing teams to develop the work instructions and processes and lead the builds from an assembly standpoint
  • Trouble shooting of build related issues and documenting build or process deviations encountered
  • Review, edit and follow work instructions for assembly task
  • Be a hardware level champion of process optimization and build improvements
Desired Qualifications
  • 5+ years' experience in a heavy equipment repair or manufacturing environment
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical systems used in heavy machinery. hydraulics, pneumatics, and electrical components commonly used in heavy machinery
  • Familiarity with hydrogen fuel cells, high voltage battery systems and/or power generation systems
  • Hands on experience with metal working equipment (machining and fabrication techniques)
  • Experience with rigging and lifting heavy components >500lbs
  • Experience operating heavy lifting equipment such as cranes and forklifts around critical infrastructure
  • Ability to document and maintain accurate records, strict procedural compliance
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, Jira, and other related software
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced environment