Engineering Technician 2

Company: Absolute Consulting, Inc.

General Information
US-VA-Newport News
$20.00 - $29.00 /Hour
2 Year Degree
Not Specified
Job Description

Absolute Consulting is seeking candidates for an Engineering Technician 2 position in Newport News. This is a 12-month contract position on a W2 basis. Seeking local candidates. 

Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Provides technical support to engineers on a variety of technical tasks. 
  • Gathers, maintains, formats, compiles, and manipulates technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes. 
  • Produces engineering documentation, reports, drawings (flow charts, block diagrams, and schematics). Performs detailed mathematical calculations using established formulas; preliminary analyses of data where guidelines are provided in such areas as trajectory adequacy, model dimensional consistency; and quantitative judgments concerning technical data. 
  • Uses personal computer in performance of analyses and development of documentation/reports.
  • May conduct tests and record data to assist with engineering evaluation or analysis. 
  • Supports and participates in the design, test, modification, fabrication and assembly of data acquisition and control systems. 

  • Absolute Consulting is a premier provider of consultants and professional personnel who have the unique skills and expertise necessary to help our Clients meet their business goals in a cost effective manner. Absolute Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Job Requirements

    Qualified candidates will possess the following skills:

    • Ability to read and generate simple drawings, both electrical and mechanical 
    • Foundation in electrical engineering techniques and practices 
    • Ability to assemble and test signal conditioning and interface devices 
    • Ability to analyze, understand, and repair simple circuits and equipment 
    • Ability to solder all types of joints on connectors and printed circuit boards 
    • AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 1 year of related experience
    • Emphasis placed on design, component selection, component integration, construction, and test of instrumentation systems
    • Occasional driving may be required