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Lab Operations Technician (Associate or Mid-Level)

Company: BOEING
Location: Kent
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description

At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

The Boeing Company is looking for a Lab Operations Technician (Associate or Mid-Level) to join our team in Kent, WA. This position will support testing in our P-8 system development laboratories. The ideal candidate will have an outgoing attitude, the willingness to learn a complex system, and thrive under pressure. We seek energetic, enthusiastic, team-oriented individuals to join our high performance teams.

This position is primarily 1st shift; however, working in a rotation on 2nd shift may be required to support program objectives.

Our teams are currently hiring for a broad range of experience levels including; Associate or Mid-LevelLevel Lab Operations Technicians.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Plans, conducts and documents tests on products, systems, components, materials, and manufacturing processes and technologies
  • Designs, fabricates, builds and analyzes test systems, materials, components, software and methodologies
  • Coordinates test requirements, determines test methods and capabilities
  • Conducts system test preparations by coordinating system integration, fabrication, modification, setup, checkout and teardown
  • Conducts tests, analyzes data and documents results; participates in test readiness reviews
  • Troubleshoots and resolves laboratory and test-related problems
  • Coordinates test laboratory activities and maintenance and repairs
  • Works under general direction This position is expected to be 100% onsite. The selected candidate will be required to work onsite at one of the listed location options.

    This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. A final U.S. Secret Clearance Pre-Start is required.

    Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
    • 1+ years of experience with lab test, flight test, or systems test
    • Experience coordinating maintenance and repairs with test laboratory equipment Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
      • 3 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
      • Active U.S. Secret Security Clearance (U.S. Citizenship Required). (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active)
      • Associate's degree or higher
      • Experience following processes, procedures, and specifications
      • Experience using Microsoft Suite (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
      • Experience documenting and clearly communicating test results to customers
      • Experience performing laboratory testing to standards (i.e. ASTM, SAE)
      • Experience interacting with customers to coordinate testing requirements and schedule Typical Education/Experience:

        Associate (level 2)

        Education/experience typically acquired through advanced education (e.g. Associate) and typically 1 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. Bachelor, 3 years' related work experience, etc.).

        Mid-Level (Level 3)

        Education/experience typically acquired through advanced education (e.g. Associate) and typically 3 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. Bachelor+1 years' related work experience, 5 years' related work experience, etc.).


        Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit for this position. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.

        Drug Free Workplace:

        Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.


        This position is for 1st shift.

        Working in a rotation on 2nd shift may be required to support program objectives.


        This is a union-represented position.

        At Boeing, we strive to deliver a Total Rewards package that will attract, engage and retain the top talent. Elements of the Total Rewards package include competitive base pay and variable compensation opportunities.

        The Boeing Company also provides eligible employees with an opportunity to enroll in a variety of benefit programs, generally including health insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, retirement savings plans, life and disability insurance programs, and a number of programs that provide for both paid and unpaid time away from work.

        The specific programs and options available to any given employee may vary depending on eligibility factors such as geographic location, date of hire, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.

        Please note that the salary information shown below is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

        Summary pay range for associate level: $51,000-$69,000

        Summary pay range for mid-level: $59,500-$80,500

        Export Control Requirements: U.S. Government Export Control Status: This position must meet export control compliance requirements. To meet export control compliance requirements, a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

        Export Control Details: US based job, US Person required

        Equal Opportunity Employer:

        Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Keywords: BOEING, Kent , Lab Operations Technician (Associate or Mid-Level), Healthcare , Kent, Washington

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