US-Colorado-Colorado Springs
Date Posted
28 Nov 2019

A career with CAES is more than just a job; it is the pathway to a bright future.

Are you searching for a career with a company that offers challenging, diverse projects and opportunities?  Are you looking for a position with a company that is growing and able to offer long-term professional advancement?   Searching for a company that values a friendly work environment and that values YOU? Then look no further!!  Consider Cobham.  #peoplefocusedmissiondriven #everymissionmatters

We are Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), a technologically advanced electronics company employing more than 3,600 talented makers, thinkers, innovators, and doers nationwide. We build things that solve challenging problems from deep space to the depths of the ocean. We serve customers in spanning defense, aerospace, security, medical, and industrial markets.

The Equipment Engineering Technician performs a variety of activities in support of Integrated Circuit or Circuit Card manufacturing operations. Primary function to install, maintain, or repair equipment and systems associated with IC and circuit card manufacturing, through high quality workmanship and a commitment to customer satisfaction. Support functions to include engineering and manufacturing support, sustaining engineering activities, and process improvement. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide technical support to the engineering staff.
  • Provide technical, equipment, and hardware support for manufacturing operations.
  • Development and maintenance of documentation including specifications, procedures, forms, and training material.
  • Troubleshoot and drive resolution of equipment issues.
  • Update and maintain process work instructions.
  • Support, mentor and train manufacturing operations staff.
  • Research (via Internet, etc.) for necessary supplies or equipment upgrades/repairs needed and generate purchase orders.
  • Conduct weekly clean up requirements for personal areas (desk and workbench) and R&M; shop area.
  • Complete necessary documentation (via computer) related to daily activity time tracking, time reporting, Visual, equipment down time tracking, and maintaining equipment logs.
Other Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Works effectively with internal and external customers.
  • Communicates effectively and professionally with peers, customers, and management in verbal and written forms.     
  • Works with customers as needed to answer questions or resolve process related issues in a timely manner.
  • Process improvement projects.
  • Willing to work in a clean room environment.
Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • This role has no direct supervisory responsibilities; however, direction and mentoring of less experienced technicians may occur as required.
Education and Experience Requirements:
  • An Associate’s Degree from a two year college or technical school or equivalent experience.
  • Applicable maintenance experience and/or training with semiconductor or circuit card assembly, environmental, and test equipment preferred.
Computer Skills:
  • Must be a proficient user of Microsoft Office software.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations, Government Security Clearance
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a government security clearance is required.
Budgeting and Fiscal Responsibilities:
  • Order equipment and supplies as needed.
  • Personal computer
  • Equipment associated with semiconductor and circuit cards assembly and test.
  • Must be proficient with a variety of electrical test equipment including oscilloscopes, multi-meters, and other equipment as required.
Special Attire:
  • Attire as appropriate for the work environment including electro-static discharge (ESD) smock, protective eyewear, and/or assembly cleanroom attire and as defined by controlling specifications.
About Us:
Founded in 1934 by aviation innovator Sir Alan Cobham, our values of Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us to become a global leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. It's the insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective future. Innovators like you!

If you are authorized to work in the United States, then we encourage you to apply.  We are unable to sponsor work visas.  U.S. Citizenship required for positions requiring a Security Clearance.

Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding, exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.

Employment Transparency:
Cobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against, employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants.

The EEO is the Law poster is available here and the poster supplement is available here.
The Pay Transparency Policy is available here.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to or call (703) 842-2971 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

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