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Engineering Technician II

COMPANY:  Raven Aerostar

Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104

STATUS:  Nonexempt

For 60 years, Raven has developed, marketed, and produced technical solutions to great challenges. Utilizing our strength in engineering, manufacturing, and technological innovation, Raven today is a leader in precision agriculture, high performance specialty films, and situational awareness markets. Our purpose to Solve Great Challenges is bold and authentic; it keeps us grounded in markets that have meaning, provide profitable growth, and align with our values.

Raven Applied Technology is dedicated to feeding a growing world population. How would you like to see your creation every time you take a drive through the countryside and know it is putting food on the table? Our technology in precision agriculture drives tractors down the field, wirelessly connects the field and the office, and protects the environment with controlled outputs. Join our team, and help farmers around the world grow more with less.

The Engineering Tech will assist engineering by designing, testing, fabricating, and/or troubleshooting a process, system, assembly, or product.

Essential Functions
• Assist engineering and coordinate with internal teams on a variety of products and processes, including: engineering specifications, drawings, models, manuals, processes, or bill of materials.
• Lead assigned projects, with limited engineering assistance from the concept stage throught production, and make modifications as necessary.
• Assemble and document prototype and custom one of a kind electrical and mechanical assemblies.
• Research, investigate, and select technical data pertinent to the assigned project.
• Work with internal teams and external sources to obtain and communicate data relative to engineering requirements.
• Write test plans, conduct tests, and document results.
• Prepare and present technical reports and recommendations on projects.
• Participate in department improvement activities.

• Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Electronics or Electro-Mechanical engineering is required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• 3+ years experience in a related position, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Experience in component-level troubleshooting of electronic assemblies.
• Experience in reading and interpreting electronic schematics.
• Knowledge in wiring and electronics assembly techniques.
• Basic problem analysis and problem solving techniques.
• Proficiency with a computer, including Microsoft Office.
• Team player who is self-motivated, and has ability to work with minimal supervision.
• Ability to work at a fast pace efficiently.
• Ability to read drawings and work instructions, and maintain accurate records.
• Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.
• Limited travel may be necessary.
• Exercises independent judgment with broadly defined practices and policies in obtaining results.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls

Job Segment: Technician, Maintenance, Electrical, Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering

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