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Company: BAE Systems
Location: Nashua, NH
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Job Description
Full-time onsite:
Job Description :

  • Because of the need for consistent, in-person collaboration and/or the requirement to perform all work onsite due to the nature of this particular role, it will be performed full-time on site. This means work will be conducted on location at a BAE Systems facility 100% of the time.

BAE Systems is looking for a RF Calibration technician who can Calibrate, test, troubleshoot and repair a wide variety of standard and special purpose precision instruments or Measuring and Test equipment. **this is a second shift role**

1. Selects, sets-up, operates and repairs, as required, a variety of measuring and test equipment or complex tests and calibration equipment by working from schematics, sketches, calibration procedures, specifications, engineering test requirements, instruction books, manufacturers technical instructions, etc.

2. Performs a wide variety of calibration functions requiring use of oscilloscopes, amplifiers, signal generators, frequency counters, digital multimeters, oscillators, voltage dividers, attenuators, pulse generators, microwave devices, thermocouples, etc.

3. Examines newly acquired measuring and test equipment or test equipment for conformance to manufacturers specifications.

4. Aligns and calibrates all complexities of equipment to comply with manufacturer's specifications and function to be performed measuring specified characteristics with required calibration equipment.

5. Analyzes equipment malfunctions and diagnoses the cause by making appropriate measurements and performing required repairs.

6. Sets-up and operates laboratory standardization equipment to perform measurements for calibrating and certifying the accuracy of a wide variety of precision measuring instruments and test equipment traceable to the National Bureau of Standards.

7. Makes repairs by locating defective or malfunctioning parts, broken wires, poor soldering. Selects required replacement parts from Parts Catalogs and Manufacturer's Manuals. Installs new components and rewires circuits, as required.

8. Prepares and/or operates complex programs and procedures for automatic and semi-automatic calibrations or measuring and test equipment with the aid of programmable test instrumentation. Ensures that records of test and calibration data are kept if necessary and ensures the proper scheduling of equipment and instrumentation for calibration certification.

9. May assists, assign and review duties performed by other Calibration Technicians.

10. Performs other duties and responsibilities as required

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Required Education, Experience, & Skills :
  • Requires training in Metrology, Electronic or Mechanical Engineering Technology or equivalent plus two (2) years of directly related Calibration/Metrology experience


a certificate in Precision Measuring Equipment plus four (4) years of directly related Calibration/Metrology
  • Separated or US Military veterans with PMIL training would be a prime candidate for this role


Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills :
  • Associate's Degree in Metrology, Electronic or Mechanical Engineering Technology or a certificate in Precision Measuring Equipment

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.

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