• Process Control Technician

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/8/2018 3:53 PM)
    Job Location
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in a related specialized area is required or equivalent experience.


    Department of Defense Secret security clearance is preferred at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Process Control Technician. The position provides an opportunity to enhance the performance and profitability of an organization that supports some of our nation’s fundamental defense services.  General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.



    • Documents procedures, process qualifications, work instructions, shop aids, etc.
    • Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods, utilizing knowledge of product design, materials and parts, fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment capabilities, assembly methods, and quality control standards
    • Estimates manufacturing cost, determines time standards and makes recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines
    • Receives detailed instructions from immediate supervisor Some contact with project leaders and other professionals within the Manufacturing and Engineering departments
    • Coordinates and performs cross functional tasks in support of the operations/manufacturing organization
    • May participate in the development of manufacturing and operations plans, schedules, and facilitates assigned projects
    • May prepare and monitor capital equipment and overhead budget requirements
    • May prepare complex departmental reports, purchases, requests, and training and development plans and other data as required
    • May perform review of design work requiring independent evaluation, selection, application of standard engineering techniques and procedures 
    • Work may require the application of standard engineering principles and methods to the solution of process/production problems 
    • May work with Information Technology individuals to lead the introduction of computer integrated manufacturing tools to the manufacturing area
    • Coordinates designs with manufacturing engineering to ensure the practicality of the design and assists in the solution of production difficulties encountered in manufacturing 
    • May offer technical direction to lower level specialists and technicians
    • May review and approve specifications and drawings for technical accuracy and content as applicable
    • May support implementation of new manufacturing systems including generating supporting operational documentation under the direction of an engineer
    • May assist engineering in the evaluation of new manufacturing systems
    • Interfaces with engineering departments, quality control, manufacturing, purchasing or other groups as required in order to complete project plans 
    • May work independently in following general outlines of assignments 
    • Requires only minimal supervision and technical assistance
    • May interface with external customers including DCMA
    • Defines and documents equipment calibration requirements 


    • Requires a working knowledge of standard engineering principles and methods in completing technical assignments 
    • Supports concurrent engineering to approve complex design
    • Requires the ability to plan, schedule and execute work
    • Grasps and applies new information quickly; handles more complex assignments.
    • Requires multi-tasking abilities without losing focus to complete priority assignments
    • Shows initiative on assignments, and professionally executes projects with little direction.
    • Directs the efforts of technicians and associates as needed to complete special assignments
    • Mentors others on the team
    • Good mechanical or electrical aptitude
    • Good verbal and written communication skills
    • Good ability to communicate and brief others on the team
    • Good computer skills


    Engineering and/or Assembly Experience

    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!


    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran


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