TAD PGS, Inc. Technician in Boulder, Colorado


Category: Engineering


TAD PGS, INC. is currently seeking aTechnician IVfor one of our clients inBoulder, CO.

Candidate must possess an active Top Secret/SCI clearance. Please click on this link if you have any questions on how to obtain a clearance https://news.clearancejobs.com/2016/06/12/obtain-security-clearance/Position requires U.S. Citizenship.


  • Work in a development and production lab setting, where one will fabricate and build support equipment, derived from drawings and build documents.

  • Perform solder operations on electronic boards at the component level.

  • Troubleshoot problems associated with the functionality or design of the products.

  • Fabricate cable harness and cable assemblies from schematics and wire diagrams.

  • Apply touch labor skills regarding RF chambers, test facilities, and associated tooling.

  • Assemble test racks and interconnect cables to fabricate a system level console.

  • Perform ring-out and certification tests of the products and cables built within the lab.

  • Apply basic and intermediate level knowledge and skills in procedures, techniques, tools, materials, and equipment appropriate to the area of specialization.

  • Interpret electrical, mechanical drawings and wire lists.

  • Perform intermediate level EGSE fabrication and assembly from PWA through test consoles.

  • Support electrical, electro-mechanical / optical test set ups.

  • Support, monitor and follow supervised tests using test procedures.

  • Support functional test on prototype and flight hardware during environmental testing.

  • Record test data, recognize and report out of tolerance conditions.

  • Provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.

  • Will be required to apply basic computer skills to input and access data via a computer interface.

  • Will utilize reading and comprehension skills to follow documented build instruction.

  • Will be required to work effectively in a team environment, referring questions and problems to area Lead or Supervisor.

  • 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 to maintain a positive and productive work environment.

  • Perform other duties as necessary.


  • High School diploma or equivalent and 8 or more years of related experience, or a two-year technical degree with 6 or more years.

  • Any aerospace or spacecraft experience: environmental testing, e.g., vibration thermal cycling, proof load, mass properties, etc.; electrical, optical, cryo or electro-mechanical experience.

  • A current TS/SCI Clearance is required.

  • An ability to be trained to obtain specialized certifications required, to perform the assembly and fabrication operations. (Clean room, ESD, solder, slicing, crimping,)

  • Must be available to provide technical support during different shifts, weekends and holidays, as well as working overtime when required.

  • Working knowledge of Military Specifications and Standards is desirable.

  • Ability to effectively participate in a team environment with members from all disciplines.

  • Good mechanical aptitude, with solid dexterity and hand/eye coordination to work with hand tools.

  • Must be a self-starter, ambitious and a conscientious individual with an attention to detail.

  • In addition to the typical educational and experience requirements, a demonstrated capability to adequately perform the essential functions and responsibilities of the position and exhibit the skills and competencies of the grade level should be considered. Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered instead of education. 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.

Working Conditions:

  • Work is performed in an office, clean room, laboratory, manufacturing floor or machine shop environment.

Company Description:

TAD PGS, INC. specializes in delivering secure, reliable and rapidly implemented workforce solutions to the U.S. Federal marketplace, including U.S. Government agencies and their prime contractors. With more than 50 years of experience, TAD PGS, INC. has earned a reputation for accountability, a value that government agencies and prime contractors both demand and deserve.TAD PGS, INC. sources professionals for the full spectrum of federal positions, from administrative to management, and those contracts requiring extremely niche-oriented technical skills and the highest levels of security clearance.VEVRAA Federal Contractor / Request Priority Protected Veteran Referrals / EOE Protected Veterans/Disability

Location: Boulder , CO

Minimum Experience (yrs): 8

Required Education: H.S. diploma or equivalent