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Technical Specialist II-Mechanical

Company:  Ball Aerospace

Boulder, CO, US, 80301

Date:  Nov 2, 2020
Job Category:  Engineering/ Technical
Req. ID:  1180

Powered by endlessly curious people with an unwavering mission focus, Ball Aerospace pioneers discoveries that enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most.


We create innovative space solutions, enable more accurate weather forecasts, drive insightful observations of our planet, deliver actionable data and intelligence, and ensure those who defend our freedom go forward bravely and return home safely. For more information, visit Ball Aerospace Career Site or connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.


The Engineering Strategic Support Unit comprises the organizational talent and technical leadership that enables the successful delivery of high-impact discriminating technologies for our customers’ missions. Our collaborative, cross-functional teams are committed to innovation, integrity, continual learning and strong execution.


Technical Specialist II – Mechanical 


What You’ll Do:

•Produce significant design and development models and associated drawings.
•Effort includes designing to meet cost and schedule projections.
•Attend department, internal working group, CAD user group, and program meetings.
•Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
•Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company.  Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
•Perform other duties as necessary.


What You’ll Need:

•High School diploma or equivalent and 14 or more years of related experience, or a two-year technical degree with 12 or more years of related experience is required.
•Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Bachelor’s or Master’s, may substitute for two years of related experience. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
•Complete understanding of design process and ability to work independently.
•Ability to define and coordinate what is needed from other disciplines.
•Proficiency in SolidWorks CAD software packages.
•Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing experience.
•Proficiency with Microsoft Office.
•Ability to work several tasks simultaneously.
•Ability to isolate, identify, and solve problems.
•Ability to interact effectively with other disciplines.
•Ability to produce concise, error free work.


Working Conditions:

•Work is performed in an office environment, laboratory, clean room, or production floor.
•Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.


Future Clearance Required:

A current DoD clearance and/or SCI access with Polygraph is not required to be eligible for this position, however applicant must be willing and eligible for submission within 60-90 days after an offer is accepted and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance/access.  By applying to this position, you are agreeing to complete a National Security Clearance Pre-Screen Questionnaire to evaluate your general ability to obtain the required security clearance or government customer access associated with this position.


Relocation for this position is available.




Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Nearest Major Market: Boulder
Nearest Secondary Market: Denver

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