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United Technologies Corporation Experienced Certified Test Operator, Class A in Rockford, Illinois

Job ID: 01367777

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time


Date Posted:



United States of America


A01: Rockford - Aerospace 4747 Harrison Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61125 USA

Experienced Certified Test Operator Class A, 1st Shift

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Uses basic measuring gauges such as micrometers, plug or thread gauges, etc.

  • Possesses knowledge of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and vacuum systems.

  • Installs, calibrate and operate various types of instrumentation.

  • Uses measuring gauges such as micrometers, plugs or thread gauges, etc.

  • Demonstrates proficiency and ability to thoroughly understand test specifications, changes to test specifications, recorded tapes and any related test inspection forms and procedures.

  • Fabricates test equipment or test hardware to blueprints, sketches, engineering drawings or other instructions using hand and power tools. Must have knowledge of tube and pipe fabrication i.e. brazing, soldering and tube bending. Has ability to perform fabrication work with a variety of materials.

  • Works to specifications and uses instrumentation and test hardware to install test units or systems, conduct tests and/or perform inspection functions or experimental, prototype, qualification, or production electrical, electro- mechanical, pneumatic or hydro mechanical products and fluid pumps. Accurately and legibly document results as applicable.

  • Must have complete understanding of the test to be run and be knowledgeable of the associated test equipment the unit under test and the unit’s capabilities.

  • Reads and interprets data from test tapes, traces or other instrumentation including automatic data acquisition systems.

  • Works in close cooperation with supervision, engineering and other support personnel to resolve problems related to test or quality.

  • Provides interface with customer or government personnel as required.

  • Maintains test equipment of other lab assets as applicable and maintains a clean and orderly work area.

  • Performs shop floor control functions as required.

  • Maintains, records retention, including quality paperwork, for all testing.

  • Maintains break of inspection on test stands as applicable.

  • Provides revision (or version) control of all test specifications, test procedures, applicable software or hardware and other documents to accept data and perform ENS functions.

  • Performs quality control self-assessments on the test lab areas.

  • Certifies that the tests performed are in accordance with the specified requirements and to the best of their ability that the data obtained is an accurate representation of the test results.

  • Develops review and revise Test Lab Instructions.

  • Works with and assist engineering in testing and testing procedures for pre-production, qualification, and production programs at both component and system levels.

  • Works with and assist in maintenance of test log database.

  • Must pass and maintain certification


Basic Qualifications:

  • Ability to use simple gauges, meters, linear measures, scales and procedures.

  • Must be a US Person (this will include the green card holders)

Education :

High school diploma or equivalent required.

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

We make modern flight possible for millions of travelers and our military every second. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems or creating a positive in-flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, Power & Controls focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

At this time, Collins Aerospace will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

This position is considered safety sensitive in accordance with FAA Guidelines. Candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per FAA’s regulation 14 CFR part 120, as well as 49 CFR part 40

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.


  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day

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United Technologies Corporation 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 or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.

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