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LaunchPoint Technologies is Now Hiring: Technician

Posted on Wed, Mar 21, 2018

Assembly & Machine Shop Technician

LPT is seeking a well-rounded assembly and machine shop technician to work on exciting and dynamic aerospace projects. This person will perform a variety of duties associated with the fabrication, assembly, and inspection of complex aerospace components. Job duties will be split into two areas: Area 1 duties include electrical assembly, mechanical assembly, and inspection of advanced electric motor/alternator/generator components including stator winding, potting, and magnet bonding. Area 2 duties include skilled manufacturing of parts using standard machine shop tools such as manual mill, toolroom lathe, drill press, and band saw. Additional job duties include using specialized assembly tools and fixturing, inspection microscopes, micrometers, and dial indicators. We will train the right candidate in either area as necessary.


Candidate will be required to take designs from “print to part” with a high degree of accuracy, precision, and efficiency while maintaining a close working relationship with engineering staff.


Advanced training could include CNC operation, and MIG/TIG welding as well as CAD/CAM software use.


Required Skills:

1 to 2 years experience in either mechanical assembly or machining

Ability to methodically follow a specified process while meticulously documenting all work

Ability to read and comprehend mechanical drawings and data sheets

Basic use of hand tools, i.e., cordless drill, various saws, and grinders

Basic use of machine shop equipment and tools, i.e., drill press, band saw, and sanders

Basic use of soldering iron and basic soldering techniques

Ability to lift and control a minimum of 20 lbs

Ability to use Office software including Outlook, Word, and Excel


Desired Skills:

3 to 5 years experience in either mechanical assembly or machining

CNC mill operation

3D CAD/CAM experience

Previous mechanical assembly experience

Previous electrical assembly experience



Competitive compensation structure with hourly wage $15.00/hr to $22.00/hr (D.O.E.)




Monday to Friday, 8:00AM to 5:00PM



Benefits include:
Employer matched retirement plan

Employer subsidized healthcare

Paid holidays, PTO combined vacation and sick time, etc.

Growth opportunities available for the right candidate


LaunchPoint Technologies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

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