Sierra Lobo, offers customers a full range of professional and technical capabilities, including Test and Evaluation, Systems Engineering, and Advanced Technologies. We also develop products and processes related to Cryogenic Fluid and Thermal Management Systems, Densified Propellant Management Systems, and Prototype Extreme Pressure and Temperature Systems. Our customers include the Department of Defense (DoD), the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, Missile Defense Agency (MDA), and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
This position is located on the ETIS II contract at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
FUNCTION OF POSITION
Performs multiple routine and non-routine complex tasks. Operates, demonstrating full competency on conventional and CNC equipment and machine tools such as lathes, drill presses, and milling machines. Plans, programs, and carries out operations needed to produce complex prototype pieces that meet precise specifications. Predominantly programs and operates 4th and 5th axis high-speed machines. Applies knowledge of working properties of metals (including, but not limited to aluminum, stainless steel, brass, copper and exotic metals). Interfaces and supports engineers and technicians in the assembly, integration, and testing of space flight components, hardware, instruments and spacecraft. Performs non-routine assignments, and assists in setting group goals and plans to carry them through. Selects and adapts procedures to current assignments with only initial instructions. Receives technical advice when needed and performs under general supervision. Mentors other personnel in precision programming and machining. May cross-train and/or support all groups or other duties associated within area of assignment as directed by lead personnel or supervision.
May direct others while leading tasks or be assigned as an alternate or primary Leader (if qualified) when directed by ETIS II management. Will delegate, manage and monitor assigned tasks.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION
EQUIPMENT AND MACHINES INVOLVED IN WORK TASK
Operates conventional and CNC equipment and machine tools such as lathes, drill presses, and milling machines.
Hand tools such as hammers, punches, long nose pliers and small wrenches.
Desktop computers utilizing Microsoft office suite software including Word and Excel.
CRITICALITY OF ATTENDANCE
Regular daily attendance and reporting on time is required to maintain shift effectiveness. Overtime (Holidays, Weekends, and Scheduled & Unscheduled) maybe required.