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Veterans Preferred – Production Technicians (Mechanics, Electronics, Electrical, & Operators

Orion Talent

This is a Full-time position in Killeen, TX posted September 3, 2021.


Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply.

Position Location: Waco, TX (employees can live within a 1hr radius of Waco, TX)

Positions: Electro-Mechanical Technician, Maintenance Mechanics, Instrumentation Electronics Technicians, and Production Technician / Operator positions available!Production Technicians & OperatorsMaintain and repair all facility systems to ensure their proper operating conditionMaintain and repair company machineryMaintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining proceduresOperate, test, maintain, or calibrate unmanned, automated, servo-mechanical, or electromechanical equipmentClean and lubricate machines, tools, and equipment in order to remove grease, rust, stains, and foreign matterCalculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and calipersProgramming computer numerical control (CNC) machinery, such as punch presses Maintain inventory of common stock materialsRead blueprints, schematics, diagrams, or technical orders to determine methods and sequences of assemblyAlign, fit, or assemble component parts, using hand or power tools, fixtures, templates, or microscopesDemonstrates continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointlyAbility to work in a team environmentElectro-Mechanical Technician:Test performance of electrical, electronic, mechanical, or integrated systems or equipmentTest performance of electromechanical assemblies, using test instruments such as oscilloscopes, electronic voltmeters, or bridgesInstall electrical or electronic parts and hardware in housings or assemblies, using soldering equipment and hand toolsVerify part dimensions or clearances to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instrumentsRepair, rework, or calibrate hydraulic or pneumatic assemblies or systems to meet operational specifications or tolerancesMechanics:Study sample parts, blueprints, drawings, and engineering information in order to determine methods and sequences of operations needed to fabricate products, and determine product dimensions and tolerances, machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, or grindersSupport metalworking projects from planning and fabrication through assembly, inspection, and testing, using knowledge of machine functions, metal properties and mathematicsSet up machines to precise tolerances and operate various types of machinery following established proceduresCut, trim, or scarf metal objects, fit and fabricate metal components to specified dimensionsMeasure, examine, and test completed units in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments such as micrometersSet up and operate metalworking and cutting equipment; monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining processEstimate cost factors, including labor and material for purchased and fabricated parts and costs for assembly, testing, and installingOperate metalworking machines to fabricate housings, jigs, fittings, or fixtures; fabricate products, parts or components using machine toolsInstrumentation Electronics Technician:The Instrumentation & Electronic Technician(s) is responsible for the efficient, safe, and reliable operating condition of the site manufacturing control and electrical systems. The Technician must be multi-skilled to manage, maintain, and troubleshoot site’s electrical power systems, instrumentation, motor controls, PLC, HMI, data systems, and factory control infrastructure (servers, PC’s, and networks).Provide support during machine installations and upgrades including interfacing auxiliary equipment, identifying and correcting errors in programming and wiring and ensuring vendors and contractors are meeting our needs and expectationsMaintains and repairs electronic instrumentation and equipment to provide reliable, well maintained equipment to ensure service qualityPhysically setting up and maintaining electronics, instruments, automation, and measurement equipmentTroubleshooting all electronic and data acquisition equipment; Adjust, repair or replace faulty componentsCalibrating pressure gauges and meter measurement equipmentMay perform programming and troubleshooting operations on computers and terminal data acquisition equipmentTroubleshoot and program automated facility control equipment, calibrate required safety devices, manipulate facility valves to receive the desired operating statusTroubleshoot, diagnose problems and repair plant mechanical, instrumentation, and electrical systemsRead and interpret planning documents, schematics, wiring diagrams, specifications, drawings, manuals, blueprints and engineering sketchesPerform layout and wiring of electrical panelsIdentify and recommend changes to improve plant performance utilizing existing or new control systems; make program modifications in PLC’s logic, HMI’s programs and servo controller logic to improve equipment performanceDiagnoses mechanical and electrical problems using technical drawings (e.g., blueprints, electronic/mechanical schematics) and diagnostic tools (e.g. multi-meter, laptop)Performs field calibrations using multi-meters to test pH, conductivity, flow, pressure, humidity, RTD, thermocouple, and other levels as neededObtain and maintain licenses, operator permits, or certifications as requiredLocation: Waco, TX (employees can live within a 1hr radius – to include areas close to Fort Hood, TX – Killeen, Belton, Harker Heights, Temple, etc.)Salary & Benefits: $20-$35 per/hr (depending on experience and position) + overtime and shift differential , depending on eperience and what position you are selected for. Excellent health, dental, 401k, and vacation time. All training trips to Mexico are 100% covered by the companyShift: Must to be open to shift work and working 12-hr shifts. These shift do rotate days to night but a great schedule that will allow you to plan your days off well.4 days on / 4 days off – 7am – 7pm4 nights on / 4 nights off – 7pm – 7am*In total you get two 4 day weekends per month and are only working 8 nights out of the month!