Engineering Technician IV/V - Mechanical Technician - NWG 00066

Livermore, CA 94551
United States


Job Description
The Advanced Coating and Vacuum Process Lab (AC-VPL) within the Materials Engineering Division (MED) has an opening for a Mechanical Technician to support ongoing programmatic activities. The successful candidate will provide basic technical support while applying fundamental knowledge of fabrication, assembly, installation, and operation of system technologies utilizing common well understood methods. The successful candidate will interact with supervisor and coworkers and report daily to the supervisor or lead technician. Under supervisor or lead technician oversight, the successful candidate will provide technical support which may include but are not limited to: equipment set up and operation; general troubleshooting and maintenance; minor modification of basic hardware, software, and/or systems; data collection, rudimentary analysis, and reporting results.

This position may require the successful candidate have the flexibility to work overtime, shift and or weekends to accomplish goals. The successful candidate will be required to pass various on-site training modules to pursue work assignments.

Essential Duties
-Provide basic technical support to engineering, scientific, and technical staff to plan and conduct experiments at LLNL.
-Design, fabricate, assemble, and disassemble basic mechanical components and systems, using work control process and procedure requirements.
-Operate experimental and diagnostic equipment and perform data recovery in the
execution of experiments
-Perform basic inspections and nondestructive evaluation (NDE) methods. 
-Apply basic knowledge of relevant technologies and processes, including interpreting and utilizing laboratory equipment to solve hardware or system malfunctions.
-Maintain systems documentation and experimental records.
-Perform facility related and technical functions such as maintenance, testing, and upgrades to equipment.
-Follow and adhere to written, operational, and safety procedures, including practicing good housekeeping in experimental, work, and office areas and perform all assignments in accordance with ES&H, security, and business practice requirements and policies.
-Perform other duties as assigned.


United States