Raytheon Fabrication Shop Technical Support Associate in Fort Wayne, Indiana

This engineering fabrication shop position will be responsible for providing general machining operations and CNC programming/machining support to produce engineering prototype parts and assemblies for multiple programs. Experience in making tight tolerance sheet metal parts and mechanical assemblies is also desired. Required Skills 4+ years of related experience Experience in a fast pace, deadline driven machine shop environment Experience programming and running CNC machines Able to read complex Blueprints, Parts drawings, Sketches, Assembly Drawings, BOM’s and product specifications Able to create Mechanical parts and assemblies from sketches or detailed drawings utilizing specification requirements and a BOM in close collaboration with program engineers Hands on experience and knowledge working with Pro-E or other CAD CAM tools Operational experience running milling machines, lathes, drill presses, grinders, cut-off saws, and other shop tools. Capable of completing tight tolerance precision machining work requiring attention to detail while meeting timing and cost constraints Basic math and geometry problem solving skills Experienced using Microsoft office including Excel and Word related database tools Experience using Micrometers, Calipers, Height Gage and Multi-axis measurement tools Willing to work flexible hours and overtime when necessary to meet deadlines Comfortable working independently with minimal direction to produce hardware to meet the engineer’s requirements Support Raytheon engineering meetings and special events throughout the year to boost networking and sphere of influence Ability to obtain DoD Security Clearance U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems. Desired Skills Machine shop experience Able to work independently but know when to stop and ask the right questions, Self-starter Experience with making parts for electronic and mechanical assemblies Has a secret clearance (or is capable of obtaining a secret clearance within 3 to 6 months of accepting the position). Multitasker, is willing and can handle supporting many projects simultaneously Experience using sheet metal equipment such as Brakes, punches & shear Experience making electrical enclosures holding tight tolerances (.005” minimum) Required Education High school, secondary school or equivalent with 4 years of experience. Desired Education Graduate of a technical trade school with an emphasis and experience in machine shop principles and mechanical assembly of small hardware. 129213

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