Position Details

Position Id : 376735
Status : Open
Location : Seattle, Washington
Duration : 10+ months
Pay Rate : Up to $57.00/Hour
Employment Type : Contract
Work Shift : Shift-1

Position Description

Position is on-call & part-time 24 hours a week. Schedule will depend on the week!

Job Description Qualifications:
We are Company Research & Technology (BR&T): Company's global research and development team creating and implementing innovative technologies that make the impossible possible and enabling the future of aerospace. We are engineers and technicians, skilled scientists and bold innovators; Join us and put your passion, determination, and skill to work building the future!
#TheFutureIsBuiltHere #ChangeTheWorld
Materials and Manufacturing Technology is focused on discovering, developing and transitioning innovative materials and manufacturing technologies into products. Our highly capable workforce excels in a team environment of challenge and opportunity on multiple projects, and partners with business units, government customers, global suppliers, and universities to rapidly mature key technologies to production readiness.
Our team is looking for a high performing, collaborative Chemical Technology Engineer to evaluate, analyze and define innovative sealants systems and materials across the Company Enterprise and into the supplier network. We are currently hiring for a broad range of experience levels including; Early-Level Engineer located in Seattle, Washington.

Position Responsibilities:
• Evaluates parts, materials, processes, technology or equipment through research and testing to ensure safety, reliability and adherence to requirements and specifications
• Analyzes failed parts and processes to reduce or eliminate future failures
• Generates test plans, catalog test data, identifies and categorizes failures, determines root cause and documents results and recommendations as well as operating procedures
• Proposes, develops and validates revisions to procedures and specifications.
• Determines suitability of parts, materials and processes and coordinates resolution of issues with suppliers and customers
• Supports continuous improvement of products and processes by designing, developing, fabricating, testing, evaluating and implementing new concepts and technology
• Provides knowledge and technical consultation to internal and external customers
• Performs sealants testing to analyze and develop materials with improved characteristics and properties for future and sustaining program efforts
• Generates testing coupons, operate test equipment, conduct test activities, monitor test procedures, author test reports, and maintains compliance with laboratory safety practices


Top Must Haves:
1. Laboratory (lab) test experience (1 year)
2. Working in or around raw chemicals, specifically sealants
3. Experience developing laboratory documentation, test procedures, and data collection protocols

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
• 1 year of experience working in a chemical laboratory environment
• 1 year of lab test operations experience
• 1 year experience operating test equipment (e.g. Instron)
• Tolerance working with and around chemicals (e.g. sealants)
• Experience developing laboratory documentation, test procedures, and data collection protocols
• Experience reading and interpreting engineering drawings, specifications, and standard operating procedures (e.g., blueprint/schematic reading, specification, change, design)
• Organizational skills to handle multiple program and work requests from start to finish
• Strong ability to perform work independently as well as work well with others
• High attention to detail, self-starter and results driven
• Excellent interpersonal communication and problem-solving skills, and ability to perform effectively in a team environment
• Experience with MS Office Suite, such as Word and Excel
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
• 2+ years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• Experience with sealants coupon generating and testing techniques and processes
• Mechanical knowledge of different equipment found in chemical labs (e.g. instron, etc)

Bachelor's degree and 2 or more years' experience or a Master's degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry.

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  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement savings plans
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