Mechanical Assembly Technician

Left Hand Design Corporation - Longmont, CO

Full-timeEstimated: $44,000 - $55,000 a year

Opportunity Summary:

Left Hand Design Corporation, a small manufacturer of aerospace hardware, located in Longmont, Colorado, requires an experienced full-time mechanical assembly technician of servo-controlled precision aerospace positioning mechanisms.


* Mechanical assembly of complex small- to medium-sized mechanisms

* Alignment and balancing of complex mechanisms

* Work effectively with electronic technicians

* Work with engineers and administrative staff

* Test alignment and balancing accuracy

* Perform receiving inspection

* Perform environmental testing, in-process and performance testing

* Support customer interfaces

* Perform occasional vendor interfaces

* Operate theodolite

* Pack fragile hardware for safe shipment

* Follow assembly procedures

* Follow clean-room procedures

* Follow electro-static discharge procedures

* Mix and apply epoxy bonds

* Document assembly steps and test results

* Write Material Discrepancy Reports

* Maintain orderly laboratory

* Support the evolution of mechanical and electronic designs

* Support the evolution of assembly procedures


* Experience in precision mechanical assembly

* Ability to handle small components

* Ability to handle static-sensitive electronic components

* Ability to operate in and maintain clean-rooms

* Understanding of aerospace laboratory environment is an added value

* Familiarity with industry-standard workmanship practices

* Ability to understand and follow directions and documented procedures

* Quality Control: history of minimal errors

* Ability to compose discrepancy reports is an added value

* Written and verbal skills

* Attention to detail and accuracy

* Ability to work efficiently at a reasonable pace

* Ability to complete tasks in a timely manner

* High integrity

* Dependability

* Team player

* Self-starter with a proactive approach to job tasks

* Organized, self-disciplined and punctual

* Constructive attitude towards problem solving

* Good personal hygiene and concern for health

* Live in or near Boulder County

Must live within a reasonable daily commute or be willing to relocate. No relocation assistance provided.

US Citizens only may apply. Please respond with resume and include your contact information. No phone calls.

Wages commensurate with experience, ability and attitude. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including holidays, vacation, flexible working environment and health insurance benefits.

We are 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, veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Job Type: Full-time