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Mechanical Test Engineer

Windsor Locks, Connecticut Contract Job ID: 2010112064
Estimated Duration: 12 months


PDS Tech is seeking a Mechanical Test Engineer in Windsor Locks, CT
The ideal candidate will Design, Implement, and Maintain Test Processes for Space Systems hardware using lean philosophies and techniques.
They will take a leadership role in driving action in the development, planning & implementation of timely and effective corrective actions for problems during product manufacturing and testing.
This can involve testing, data analysis, and interfacing with all aspects of the engineering department.
Duties / Responsibilities include:
  • Interpretation/analysis of customer test requirements and subsequent cost estimates to support an appropriate test program.
  • Daily interface with Program, Manufacturing, Quality and Engineering organizations to ensure that customer committed hardware and data deliveries are consistently met.
  • Supporting laboratory testing of Space Station hardware,
  • Developing and validating tooling concepts,
  • Authoring and maintaining operation/test procedures,
  • Preparing standardized operation/test sheets,
  • Defining Test Rig and Facility requirements,
  • Participating in Program Integrated Product Development teams,
  • Reviewing drawings and concepts, and
  • Resolving Producibility concerns.

  • Experience with advanced instrumentation and data acquisition systems
  • A minimum of five (5) years working on the testing of complex mechanical systems and components such as, heat exchangers, pumps, fans, & accumulators.
  • Capability of working independently and be self-motivated.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Ability to proficiently operate common Microsoft Office software products
Desired Skills:
  • Knowledge of LabVIEW
  • Will accept someone with 2+ years experience up to and including 25+ years experience.
  • Bachelors
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PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

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