COBHAM MISSION SYSTEMS DIVISION Assembly Technician - 2nd Shift in DAVENPORT, Iowa
LocationUS-Iowa-DavenportDate Posted14 May 2018 Cobham is seeking an Assembly Technician that will construct and assemble new products in their developmental stage. This position is located in Davenport, Iowa.Key Responsibilities:Performs technical and diverse work of routine as well as non-routine nature.Performs multi-faceted work that is necessary to build, assemble, inspect, test, calibrate, diagnose, analyze, troubleshoot, repair, replace, modify and program a variety of products and product lines.Constructs and assembles new products in their developmental stage; works with Engineers on prototype units, first article, and developmental units or upgrades to existing units.Sets up and operates various metal fabricating equipment including rolling machine, drills and saws.Uses a variety of hand and power tools (including drills, sanders, files, grinders, rivet guns, and paint equipment), jigs, fixtures, gauges, and measuring and test equipment.Documents and maintains records of work activity for current and future reference.May be required to lift 50 pounds without assistanceMinimum Requirements:2 year technical degree (electrical or electromechanical or mechanical).Minimum of 3 years troubleshooting experience.Minimum of 1 year experience with reading and interpreting engineering blueprints, schematics, and wiring diagrams.Minimum of 1 year experience in performing assigned duties without benefit of a family of special tooling and/or test equipment.This position requires access to technology, materials, software or hardware that is controlled by export laws of the US. In order to be eligible you must be either a US Citizen or Permanent Resident Cobham's values of Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us from our launch in 1934 by Sir Alan Cobham, an aviation innovator, to becoming a global leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. And it's the insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective future. Innovators like you. 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. See all of our latest opportunities at or follow us on our LinkedIn page atJob ID00OJ5Job CategoryOperationsPrimary LocationUS-Iowa-DavenportOrganizationCobham Mission SystemsScheduleFull-timeRecruiterNatalie DolanCobham 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.