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Manufacturing Engineer I

Ashland, MA

Posted: 06/17/2024 Industry: Manufacturing Operations Job Number: 16798

Job Description

Connexion’s mission is to provide "best in class" services to job seekers. We strive to achieve excellence in job placement, staffing, and recruiting services, while treating candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.

Title: Manufacturing Technician
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering

Compensation, Benefits, and Employment Type
  • Duration: 6+ month contract
  • Pay rate: $23-$25.50/hr
  • Job Location: Ashland, MA
  • Schedule: M-F, standard business hours
  • Job#: bh16798

Performs manufacturing activities, including but not limited to: design; test; checkout; modification; fabrication; and assembly and repair of electro-mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry or specialized test equipment.  Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature where the ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
  • Performing assembly and repair of electro-mechanical systems
  • Performing testing, checkout and trouble-shooting, utilizing schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans
  • Conducting operational testing and fault isolation on systems and equipment, using manufacturing test, development or diagnostic equipment, including but not limited to equipment as oscilloscopes, signal generators and specialized test apparatus
  • Assisting in determining methods or actions to remedy malfunctions
  • Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information and documentation to develop and evaluate options and recommend and implement solutions
  • Applying principles of engineering science and technological techniques, procedures and equipment to the production of various goods and services
  • Identifying measures or indicators of system performance and making recommendations or taking actions to improve or correct performance relative to the goals of the system
  • Blood borne Pathogens Training & Hepatitis B Requirement.

  • A willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges; reliable, flexible responsible, dependable and able to complete tasks in a thorough manner; and a strong detail-orientation
  • Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming
  • Knowledge and understanding of the practical application of engineering science and technology
  • Ability to understand written work instructions, electro-mechanical drawings and standard operating procedures (SOPs)

Preferred/Desired Qualifications:
  • Associates degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology or equivalent technician experience, computer literacy and hand tool and/or machine tool experience is preferred
  • Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Must be able to conduct tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance
  • Ability to independently troubleshoot to determine causes of operating errors and determine resolutions

Physical Requirements & Expectations:
  • Must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
  • Must be able to stand and/or sit for up to 8 hours per day
  • Ability to work overtime from time-to-time as necessary to meet business goals

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Associates degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology or equivalent preferred.


  • SOPS

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