Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station Engineering Technician I in College Station, Texas

Job Title

Engineering Technician I

Agency

Texas A&M Engineering

Department

Zachry Design Center

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

College Station, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

The Engineering Technician I, under general supervision, performs a clearly-defined variety of technical functions of limited complexity that support education in engineering fields. This position will work closing in the areas of electronics, programming and prototyping.

  • Typical Duties

  • Performs standard laboratory or field experiments with clear instructions

  • Assembles and operates laboratory and field equipment based on standard operating procedures

  • Conducts test preparation and simple testing following clearly-defined procedures

  • Collects and records data. May perform data entry and associated computer activities.

  • Maintains facility and common areas.

  • Cleans work area as necessary.

  • Maintains reference materials, Safety Data forms, Shop safety

  • Specific Zachry Engineering Education Center Duties

  • Works with Director of the Design Center to facilitate project timelines

  • Organize Engineering Design

  • Assist with Electronics, Computer applications

  • Work with student teams to properly design and build projects

  • Assist Design Center Manager with equipment maintenance, training

  • Manage student worker teams

  • Works within specific labs as a primary technician, secondary technician in all others

  • Helps manage lab using software and written management tools

  • Assists with the tool and equipment checkout center

  • Assists other Engineering Technicians with developmental projects, including coursework, new equipment, and new processes.

  • Work directly and indirectly with College of Engineering staff and faculty to facilitate college and system projects

Required Education:

High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Experience:

Two years of related experience.Preferred Experience:

  • Experience in engineering

  • Experience in computer programming

  • Experience in field or bench electronics repair

Other Requirements:

May be required to work some shift work up to late evening, and some weekends as needed.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

At Texas A&M Engineering our employees are meeting new challenges every day. Through partnerships with industries, communities and academic institutions, the Texas A&M College of Engineering and the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) work to enrich the lives of residents of the State of Texas, the United States and the World. Texas A&M Engineering staff and faculty members strive to uphold the universities core values of Respect, Excellence, Leadership, Loyalty, Integrity and Selfless Service, while working to fulfill the program’s efforts to transform engineering education.

Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (979) 458-7699.

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