1+ months

GT1 LTE Apprentice Elec/Mec Comp Prod

Albuquerque, NM

We are seeking a GT1 LTE Apprentice Elec/Mec Component Production

On any given day, you may be called on to:

Manufacture Mark Quality \(MQ\) products\. Perform all functions required to produce neutron tubes and generators\. Ensure that MQ processes and related equipment and materials are functioning and ready for use in fabricating MQ and development hardware\.

+ Work involves following detailed written operating instructions, procedures, and specifications in the manufacture of MQ products using manually\-operated and computer\- controlled equipment such as vacuum systems, H\-furnaces, evaporators, and final bake out stations in a contamination\-controlled \(e\.g\., clean room \) limited access facility\.

+ Using documented processes, perform experiments to characterize new or improved processes, fixtures, and equipment; fabricate development products and repair and maintain equipment\.

+ Participate on, or lead, Continuous Process Improvement Teams\.

+ Verify the readiness of operators, work directions, equipment, tooling, fixtures, and gages to perform work\.

+ Perform chemical cleaning, etching, electroplating, thin film evaporation and thick film metallization, laser, resistance, and electron beam welding, machining, OGP operation, brazing, epoxy joining, and encapsulation, subassembly, final assembly, flame spraying, neutron tube exhaust processing, high voltage product testing and other fabrication processes\.

+ Identify deficiencies in production line, coordinate the work of others to ensure the attainment of development and MQ schedules, utilize a computerized database to maintain required records and perform in\-process inspection operations to ensure product meets customer design, development and manufacturing\.

+ Some work assignments will require RAD\-worker or explosives training and certification\.

+ As assigned, act as lead person which includes, but is not limited to, responsibilities for making schedule commitments, assignment of work to coworkers and instructing and training others\.

+ Plan and perform work using industry\-standard safety practices\. Requirements include completion of the Sandia Production Trades Training Program or successful completion of Sandia National Laboratories Neutron Generator Apprentice Training Program certified by the NM State Apprenticeship Council\. Obtain and maintain DOE approved neutron generator Process qualifications\.

**This is for a Limited Term Apprentice Elec/Mec Component Production position\.**


Prerequisites for Entry into an Apprenticeship Program

**Associates of Applied Science \(AAS\) Degree Program as provided by Central New Mexico community College or Equivalent with an overall cumulative GPA of 3\.0 or greater\. Degrees could be in the following degree concentration: Metals Technology with a concentration in Machine Tool Technology, Electronics Technology or Electronic Engineering Technology or Manufacturing Technology with any concentration\.**

**\(For consideration** **you must ATTACH A COPY OF UNNOFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS WITH RESUME FOR REVIEW\)\. Your Application is not complete until a copy of your unofficial transcripts are uploaded with your resume into the job posting\.**

Required skills, Physical Assessments, & Certifications:

+ Once the applicant has submitted their application and resume, there will be several levels of screening as applicable;

+ resume review for direct experience and related work history;

+ skills assessments;

+ interview evaluations;

+ pre\-employment background reviews \(for external applicants\);

+ drug testing; and

+ physical job placement assessments\.

+ Each screening level must be passed successfully and consecutively in order to be eligible for consideration\.


+ Minimum of 5\-8 years as a fully qualified Materials Processing Specialty Tradesperson


+ Completion of a State approved Materials Specialty apprenticeship program,

+ Completion of the post secondary classes listed above,

+ Attainment of an associate's degree with an emphasis in a relevant area,

+ Possess the equivalent on\-the\-job work experience\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide

+ Extraordinary co\-workers

+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world

+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities

+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*

_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov

\*These benefits vary by job classification\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\)\-granted L\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE L\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT


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