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Sierra Nevada Corporation Engineering Technician III (CONTRACT) in Louisville, Colorado

We are seeking an Engineering Technician with an Associate's degree in arelated field of study and at least 4 years of relevant experience. In thischallenging, fast-paced environment, you'll have the opportunity toapply your knowledge and experience to directly support engineering teams inthe design and creation of the most ground breaking aerospace and defensetechnologies - those that exist today and those that will shape tomorrow.What to look forward to: As an Engineering Technician, you will be usingyour skills and expertise to perform a variety of duties in the electronic,mechanical, electromechanical, and/or optical areas. You'll beresponsible for constructing, troubleshooting, calibrating, testing,and maintaining our equipment, components, devices, or systems. You'llensure our systems and components meet established specifications.At SNC's Space Systems Group (SSG) we are not only the creator of theDream Chaser spacecraft, but also the designer and manufacturer of rocketengines and components, systems that sustain life in deep space, as wellas systems and satellites that improve life here on Earth. The work of ourSpace Systems team not only supports the U.S. government (includingNASA), but also commercial customers and international organizations.Must-haves:Associate's degree in a related field of study and at least 4 years ofrelevant experienceAbility to read and understand mechanical and electrical drawings,diagrams, schematics and manualsAbility to work with standard laboratory test equipment, other measurementequipment, hand tools, and power toolsPreferred:Previous experience and/or certifications within the aerospace and defenseindustryPrevious experience in a manufacturing environmentExperience with AutoCAD or other 3-D CAD softwareThe ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance may be requiredIMPORTANT NOTICE:To conform to U.S. Government international trade regulations, applicantmust be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protectedindividual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtainthe required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S.DepartmenAt Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technologyand best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC hasbeen honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a TierOne Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America'sfastest-growing companies.Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected statuspursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.