Cobham

 

 
Location
US-California-San Diego
Date Posted
08 May 2019



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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.

Summary:
Maintain and repair the facility’s structure, equipment and grounds, including plumbing, electrical and HVAC; perform moderately skilled trade work, such as carpentry or painting in the construction, repair or alteration of structures such as walls, roofs or office fixtures; work with manufacturing or process engineering on the installation and/or repairs of equipment as required; make periodic and special inspections of the premise to determine repair work when necessary; work from blueprints, drawings and rough sketches.

Essential Functions and Duties:
  • Perform moderately semi-skilled repairs to building fixtures, electrical fixtures, plumbing fixtures and performs touch up painting when necessary.
  • Perform repairs on fleet vehicles; ensure vehicle maintenance records are up to date.
  • Provide maintenance on manufacturing equipment as necessary.
  • Perform chemical change-out and replenishment for manufacturing areas; fulfill maintenance requests.
  • Participate in safety training and actively comply with safety policies and practices.
  • Improve and maintain 5S in your area; make suggestions for improvements.
  • Participate in Lean/Six Sigma activities in own work area as well as events for other areas to enhance cross-functional problem solving.
  • Collaborate in team meetings and activities, including SET team support as appropriate.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned. 
Distinguishing Characteristics:
  • Performs moderately complex maintenance work ;
  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned such as workstation set up. 
Minimum Job Qualifications: (The following qualifications can be acquired and demonstrated through experience, education and/or vocational training as noted or as appropriate.)
  • Five (5)  years of related maintenance technician experience, including carpentry, plumbing and electrical, experience performing moderately complex repairs, preferred; must have journeyman level experience in two (2) of the building trades; high school or general education, a plus;
  • Communication skills: ability to receive messages by telephone or in person; ask questions and rephrase statements to clarify meaning; ability to read, interpret and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos; ability to write simple correspondence; ability to communicate with quality, integrity and respect in a way that inspires others and encourages innovation and possibilities; proficient  English reading level to understand terminology used on the job and within the organization;
  • Math skills: ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals; ability to compute rate, ratio and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs; 
  • Equipment skills: Intermediate knowledge of machines and tools including their design, uses, repair and maintenance; ability to use hand tools such as hammer and screw driver wrench; good eye-to-hand coordination.
  • Time Management and Organizational skills: flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities and assignments; ability to maintain confidentiality; ability to cope with rapidly changing priorities; ability to prioritize workload on a daily basis;
  • Excellence Behaviors:   remain engaged, proactive and positive even in tough circumstances; own assignments and be fully accountable for their success; align actions, behaviors and conversations to what matters most; bring out the best in others and recognize the value in every person’s contributions; ability to work as part of a team and coordinate with other employees as required.
Security:
All applicants must be a U.S Citizen or U.S Person as defined by ITAR (a lawful permanent resident or someone who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C.1324b(a)(3)). In order to be eligible for positions requiring a Security Clearance, you must be a US Citizen.

About Us:
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.

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.

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Job ID
req2488
Job Category
Operations
Primary Location
US-California-San Diego
Organization
Radar and EW Microelectronic Solutions (REMS)
Schedule
Full-time
Recruiter
June Layng
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