Fluid Systems Technician II

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Houston, TX
  • 26 Mar, 2020

Job Description

**Fluid Systems Technician II** **Description** Are you passionate about human spaceexploration or understanding the origins of the universe, and working with adynamic and diverse team to make a difference? If you are, we needyou\! We need your commitment, teamwork,and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire humans all over theglobe\. We need you to bring innovative ideas and diverse backgrounds tohelp us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will benefit the quality oflife of people around the world\. We are excited about what we do, and weneed you on our team as we take on new challenges for NASA’s pursuits in deepspace exploration\. Jacobs is NASA’s largest engineering solutionsprovider working alongside NASA at centers across the United States\. We have the unique and significantrole to partner with NASA at Johnson Space Center \(JSC\), to be part of everyhuman spaceflight program – the International Space Station \(ISS\), NASA’s Orionspacecraft, which will carry astronauts into deep space, and Gateway, theorbiting platform providing the home for astronauts to work and travel back andforth to the moon’s surface, and serving as the platform for deep spaceexploration\. From critical systems onthe ISS to enable astronauts to live and work in space; to performing advanceddevelopment for systems leading to deep space exploration; to being part of thefoundation for Gateway\. We also partner with NASA at JSC,the only NASA center in the United States to curate all astromaterial samplesreturned from exploration missions, to perform curation services, orbitaldebris analysis, and basic research to further humankind’s understanding of theorigins of our solar system\. We need you to be a part of ourteam\! We are currently in need of a **Fluid Systems Technician II** to join ourteam\. Do you have the following skills? _This is a JETS CBA position with Jacobs\._ As a **Fluid Systems Technician II** you will: + Performs skilled work in development, fabrication, setup, operation and maintenance of all equipment involved with high pressure fluid systems and vacuum systems\. + Fabricates fixtures, test setups, piping and tubing systems, etc\. from drawings, sketches or verbal orders for tests involving high pressure systems using nitrogen, water and cryogenic propellants\. + Selects components for compatibility and use proper techniques to maintain cleanliness of parts\. + Perform preventative and reparative maintenance on various types of equipment such as pumps, valves, filters, regulators, etc\. using manufacturer’s manuals or area specific procedures\. + Uses all basic shop equipment and basic shop equipment such as drill press, band saw, grinder, lathe, etc\. and all common hand tools\. + Must work with a minimum of instruction and supervision\. + Must be capable of troubleshooting the systems worked on and be able to read and interpret complex drawings, schematics and instruction manuals\. + Operate test stand duty stations, keeping log books and recording data as necessary\. + Maintain awareness of safety procedures and use all safety equipment required for the job\. + Keep work area neat and orderly while working in a safe manner\. + Receives technical advice from higher grade technicians, lead technician, supervisor or engineers\. + May be assisted by lower grade technicians who have frequent contact with professional and others within the establishment\. + Performs other duties as required\. **Qualifications** **RequiredEducation/Experience/Skills:** + High School diploma or equivalent\. + Minimum of 4 years of experience in the field or in a related area\. + Knowledge of standard concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field\. + Ability to follow written and verbal instructions\. + General computer and typing skills\. + Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals\. **Preferences:** + Ability to operate a forklift\. **Why Workfor Jacobs?** Click on the below links to view just a small sample of allthat we do\! Come join our team and be part of our future\. We lookforward to seeing you\! SeeWhat We Do JacobsAerospace Solutions Overview \(Pleaseview in Chrome or Microsoft Edge\) In addition to exciting careeropportunities we also have: + Excellent personal and professional career growth + 9/80 work schedule \(every other Friday off\) + Onsite cafeteria \(breakfast & lunch\) + Comprehensive Benefit Package \(medical, dental & vision\) + Tuition Reimbursement + Much, much more\! Formore information on our partnership with NASA at Johnson SpaceCenter, please visit www\.wehavespaceforyou\.com + Mustbe a U\.S\. Citizen and successfully complete a U\.S\. government backgroundinvestigation\. **Essential Functions** **Physical Requirements:** Requires occasional: + Climbing andmaintaining balance on ladders, scaffolds, structures, etc\. above or belowground level\. + Lifting up to 25 poundsfrom ground level, at waist level \(frequent\) and overhead\. + Carrying up to 25pounds for 10 yards\. + Crawling from 1 to 30minutes at a time\. Requires frequent: + Bending, kneelingcrouching/ squatting from one to 30 minutes at a time\. + Reaching for, handlingand manipulating objects and materials in all directions\. Requires constant: + Seeing and hearing withor without correction\. + Coordinating eyes,hands and fingers to operate tools and equipment\. + Standing\. Requires the ability to: + Follow set proceduresand standards\. + Apply basicmathematical skills; plan and work selecting proper tools\. + compare and understanddifferences in the size, shape, and form or lines, figures, and objects + Follow written and oraldirections, plans and blueprints\. + Picture and evaluatesolid objects from drawings or diagrams using standards that can be measured orchecked\. + Recognize and reportsafety hazards\. **Work Environment:** Warehouse or lab environment\. Exposure touneven ground levels, high or low elevations, confined areas, various noiselevels caused by power tools, machinery, equipment, etc\., extreme hot or coldweather, excessive humidity, rain, etc\. Other JSC Test Facility\. **Equipment and Machines:** Common hand tools, basic shop equipment such asdrill press, lathe, band saw, grinder, etc\. **Attendance:** Regular attendance in accordance withestablished work schedule is critical\. Ability to work outside normalschedule and adjust schedule to meet peak periods and surge requirements\. **Other Essential Functions:** Must be able to work in a teamatmosphere\. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhancesproductivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation\. Grooming and dressmust be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazardto the employee or others\. Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law\. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language \. **Job** Aerospace **Primary Location** United States\-Texas\-Houston\-20331\-ESCG **Job Type** Experienced **Req ID:** AER0004GF