Cold Spray / Additive Senior Mfg. Lab Technician WR-ATTC

Posting Details


Posting Number S01882P


Working Title Cold Spray / Additive Senior Mfg. Lab Technician WR-ATTC
Posting Category Staff
Position Number 004722
Assigned Organizational Area Research
FLSA Nonexempt
Benefit Status Full Benefits
Pay Grade T3
Months Per Year 12
Hours Per Year 2080
If Temporary, Date of Expiration
Proposed Start Date 04/01/2018


Department Additive Mfg & Repair Technologies - 4371
Advertised Location Warner Robins AFB, Georgia



This position is located at Warner Robins, Georgia and will support advanced manufacturing programs for sustainment activities. The position will serve as a senior lab technician for cold spray repair work at WRAFB, including operating and maintaining cold spray equipment, preparing and tracking materials samples and repair parts, equipment/lab maintenance, and consumable and spare parts procurement, while adhering to lab and equipment guidelines. The successful candidate will understand metal repair techniques and provide guidance on design for manufacturability, equipment/part setup, and part processing. The majority of work will support government customers, but some industry partners will be supported as well.

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

-Associates degree in technology field.
-Minimum 8 years directly related technology experience.
-Minimum of 4 years of experience in additive manufacturing or conventional machining operations for metals.
-Demonstrated experience with operating coating equipment, additive manufacturing equipment, or other numerical control equipment.
-Attention to detail.
-Due to the nature of this position, US citizenship is required.
- Valid driver’s license with low risk driving record

Preferred Qualifications

-5+ years of experience in additive manufacturing or conventional machining operations for metals.
-2+ years experience operating coating equipment or numerically controlled equipment.
-Demonstrated experience with lab environments and adherence to lab policies & procedures.
-Demonstrated experience with various -CAD/CAM software packages.
-Experience in interacting with design engineers and other technical personnel.
-Effective interpersonal communication skills as operators will be remote from main team.
-Effective verbal communication skills with team members at all levels.
-Demonstrated organizational skills.

Work Hours

M-F, 8AM-5PM

Number of Positions Available 1
Proposed Posting Date 03/05/2018
Application Review Date
Proposed Closing Date 03/23/2018
Open until filled?
Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is located at Warner Robins, Georgia.
Please address Minimum and Preferred Qualifications in the 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.

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a U.S. citizen?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you currently live in, are willing to re-locate to, or willing to commute to, the Warner Robins, Georgia area?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a valid driver's license and maintain a low risk driving record?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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