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Mechanical Technician I

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Job Description

The Mechanical Technician I works at the United States Postal Service (USPS) Central Repair Facility (CRF) in Topeka, KS. The CRF is a depot repair facility for USPS mail processing, delivery, and bulk mail systems repairable parts. Examples: repairing printed circuit boards, electrical, electronic, mechanical and electro-mechanical assemblies to component level. The CRF provides depot level maintenance for essential automation, mechanization, retail and bulk mail processing systems used in all mail processing and retail installations.

Our Mechanical Technician fabricates, tests, analyzes and adjusts precision mechanical items using blueprints, sketches, hand tools, metal working machines, measuring, and testing equipment. Operates metal working machines such as bench lathe, milling machine, punch press, and drill press to fabricate housings, fittings, jigs, and fixtures. Verifies dimensions using micrometers and calipers. Assembles wires, insulation, and electrical components such as resistors and capacitors following method layouts, using fixtures, bore scope, files, soldering tools, tweezers, wire cutters, pliers, and screwdrivers. Removes, replaces, and reinstalls electrical assemblies and hardware in housings using hand tools and soldering equipment. Tests items per requirements for circuit continuity and operational reliability using multimeters, voltmeters, and bridges. Analyzes test results, makes repairs or adjustments accordingly. Applies working technical knowledge to perform simple or routine tasks in working on various types of equipment to the component level, following detailed instructions which cover virtually all procedures. Knowledge may be acquired through assignments designed to increase competence (including classroom training) so that worker can advance to a higher level technician. Receives technical guidance as required from supervisor or higher level technicians. Work is typically spot-checked, but is given detailed review when new or advanced assignments are involved. Assignments may include all other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

• High school graduate or equivalent.
• Completion of formal training or military training required. Formal technical training and/or experience lengths of which are dependent on shop assignment.
• A minimum of two years verifiable work history experience in mechanical and/or mechanical repairs may be used in lieu of education.
• Must have knowledge and ability to perform repairs on simple electronic and simple to medium complexity Mechanical items.
• Must be able to read both electrical and mechanical wiring diagrams, schematics and blueprints.
• Ability to perform basic troubleshooting techniques.
• Understand the fundamentals of AC and DC motor theory.
• Must be able to read, write and understand the English language well enough to perform one’s duties without undue degradation of one’s abilities.
• Must be able to lift forty (40) pounds
• Must be a US Citizen and able to obtain and maintain a government Public Trust security clearance

Number of openings:

2

Compensation:

$19.48/hour

How to Apply:

please apply via the direct link below or search by requisition number 19007319 on www.northropgrumman.com/careers direct link: https://ngc.taleo.net/careersection/ngc_pro/jobdetail.ftl?job=19007319 Please email our recruiter with any questions: Aaliya.Ahmad@ngc.com

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04/30/2019

Parts Issue/Supply Clerk

The Parts Issue Supply Clerk works at the United States Postal Service (USPS) Central Repair Facility (CRF) in Topeka, KS and reports directly to the Material Control Department Manager. The CRF is a depot repair facility for USPS mail processing, delivery, and bulk mail systems repairable parts. Examples: repairing printed circuit boards, electrical, electronic, mechanical and electro-mechanical assemblies to component level. The CRF provides depot level maintenance for essential automation, mechanization, retail and bulk mail processing systems used in all mail processing and retail installations.

The Parts Issue Supply Clerk performs supply functions such as binning, conducting inventories, pulling for issue, and issuing piece parts and supplies. Maintains all stockroom parts at levels appropriate to supply all technician requirements, issues those parts in a timely fashion upon request, restocks bins as spares are received, and maintains inventory records and data on all stocked items, tools, and equipment. Performs all duties involved in maintaining an inventory of piece parts and supplies. Duties include locating items as received in proper storage locations, maintaining stocks on hand, participating in cyclic and special inventories as required, rewarehousing, receiving requirements and pulling correct items from stock for issue, issuing items to requestors. Maintains records for parts, materials, and equipment under crib control. Updates computers with receipt information. Reviews initial provisioning for new specifications to determine status prior to turn-on. Coordinates with Topeka Material Distribution Center on items being requisitioned from that source. Operates forklifts. Performs other duties as required.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

• One year of related experience in an electronic parts and tool crib or in otherwise working with piece parts and their identification
• Forklift operation experience required
• Ability to work with computers
• Ability to drive a forklift
• Key entry skills
• Ability to be on feet 8 hours a day
• Accuracy with numbers
• Must be a US Citizen and be able to obtain and maintain a government Public Trust security clearance
• Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds. Physical activity may include reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, and hearing. The worker is required to have visual acuity to operate motor vehicles and/or heavy equipment.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Number of openings:

1

Compensation:

$15.06 per hour

How to Apply:

Apply via the direct link below or search by requisition number 19007325 on www.northropgrumman.com/careers direct link:

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Apply before this date:

04/30/2019

Production Assistant for Contract Work (WR)

TARC Industries is currently seeking qualified applicants for the Production Assistant for Contract Work (WR). This position will work in conjunction with the Production Manager to ensure all production contracts and work orders are completed as outlined by the customer. Provide shipping and receiving services within a warehouse setting. Inventory management. Moving of pallets and product within the production area via forklift/pallet jack. Loading/unloading of material on the TIES fleet of trucks. Work in a team-oriented environment to assist in the completion of all aspects of work related to production contracts.

Job requirements include:

• High school diploma or equivalent, plus 2 years specialized training within the production field or working with individuals with developmental disabilities.
• Two to four years’ experience within the production/warehouse field and/or I/DD field.
• Computer knowledge and ability to maintain working database required.
• Delivery background preferred.
• Ability to operate large vehicles (Box Truck and pick-up truck) required.
• Operate forklift and use pallet moving equipment.
• Able to have and maintain a valid Kansas Driver’s License with a satisfactory motor vehicle record.

This position is full-time, Monday-Friday, no evenings or weekends with eight (8) paid holidays. Health Care, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and PTO is offered and much more. TARC, Inc. is a participant in KPERS.

TARC, Inc. conducts background screenings and post-offer pre-employment drug testing.

Come join our team of dedicated human service professionals!

Number of openings:

1

Compensation:

12.02 per hour

How to Apply:

May submit application online at www.tarcinc.org or make application/send resume to: Human Resources, TARC, 2701 SW Randolph Ave, Topeka, KS 66611 or e-mail to cnoe@tarcinc.org E.O.E.

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04/30/2019

Assembly Screening Technician I

The Assembly Screening Technician works at the United States Postal Service (USPS) Central Repair Facility (CRF) in Topeka, KS. The CRF is a depot repair facility for USPS mail processing, delivery, and bulk mail systems repairable parts. Examples: repairing printed circuit boards, electrical, electronic, mechanical and electro-mechanical assemblies to component level. The CRF provides depot level maintenance for essential automation, mechanization, retail and bulk mail processing systems used in all mail processing and retail installations.

Our Assembly Technicians perform a variety of non-complex assembly and disassembly tasks to perform functional tests for quality of product according to specifications. Will operate and test equipment to determine whether it is working properly per diagram, written or verbal instruction and will identify issue (where applicable) by selecting, verifying and identifying needed material. They perform non-complex modifications or repair of electronic, mechanical, and electro-mechanical assemblies. Direct supervision is provided and refers questions to higher levels. Close supervision involving detailed instructions and constant checking on work performance. Disassembles, assembles and/or installs equipment or parts requiring non-complex wiring or connecting. Screening may include identifying need for repair of electronic, mechanical, and electro-mechanical assemblies. Ability needed to: rotate through tasks per instruction, be detail and safety oriented, meet schedules and move items to staged areas. Assembles and labels component kits from drawings or parts list. Work is checked in progress or on completion. There is close supervision involving detailed instruction and continuous checking on work performance. Performs other related tasks, as required.

Basic Qualifications:

• High School graduate or equivalent.
• Experience with various hand and power tools.
• Experience with reading and interpreting diagrams
• Must be able to read, write and understand the English language well enough to perform one’s duties without undue degradation of one’s abilities.
• Ability to read and interpret exploded view assembly drawings.
• Ability to utilize hand, power and pneumatic tools to assemble/disassemble structural or mechanical components
• Apply Safety Awareness to tasks
• Must be able to lift 40 pounds.
• Ability to stand on feet for long durations throughout an 8 hour shift.
• Ability to perform a variety of assembly tasks requiring dexterity and fine motor skills.
• Must be able to obtain and maintain a government Public Trust security clearance, US Citizenship required.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Number of openings:

4

Compensation:

$17.86/hour

How to Apply:

Direct link: https://ngc.taleo.net/careersection/ngc_pro/jobdetail.ftl?job=19001050 or search on www.northropgrumman.com/career by requisition #: 19001050 Please email our recruiter if you have any questions: Aaliya.Ahmad@ngc.com

Apply online here

Apply before this date:

03/31/2019