Automation Technician - Hill Air Force Base, UT

Posting Details


Posting Number S01413P


Working Title Automation Technician - Hill Air Force Base, UT
Posting Category Staff
Position Number 005078
Assigned Organizational Area Research
FLSA Nonexempt
Benefit Status Full Benefits
Pay Grade T1
Months Per Year 12
Hours Per Year 2080
If Temporary, Date of Expiration
Proposed Start Date


Department Robotics & Lasers Technologies - 4370
Advertised Location UD Main



This position will support automation technology insertion including laser and robotic depaint, non-destructive inspections, system and subsystem surface cleaning and paint operations. The candidate will provide support for daily shift production of F-16 aircraft coating removal by operating the F-16 Robotic Laser Coating Removal System (RLCRS). The F-16 RLCRS is a piece of industrial plant equipment at Hill Air Force Base, UT, using a 6 kW IPG laser mounted on a large Kuka robotic arm and a large Hubtex electrical fork lift. This position is at Hill Air Force Base, UT.

Position Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

T1 minimum requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree (or equivalent) in the field of Automation and Instrumentation or other relevant field
  • Ability to prioritize and manage several tasks concurrently
  • Focus on teamwork in a collaborative environment
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Attention to detail
  • Demonstrated strong problem solving skills
  • Excellent communications skills

T2 minimum requirements:

  • Requires three (3) years of directly related experience.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Demonstrated successful production experience
  • Experience in automated and robotic systems
Work Hours
Number of Positions Available 3
Proposed Posting Date 01/12/2017
Application Review Date
Proposed Closing Date
Open until filled? Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is located at Hill Air Force Base, Utah.
Please address minimum and preferred qualifications in your cover letter.

Preferred Multicultural Experience

Demonstrated and successful experience working with people from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of and sensitivity to a Catholic Marianist work environment.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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