Job Description

TPG- Product Deveploment Technician

Department: TPG Business Development

Job Description

JOB TITLE:              Product Development Technician

DEPARTMENT/LOCATION: New Product Development

REPORTS TO:  Senior Director of Engineering and Product Development

FLSA STATUS: Exempt

POSITION SUMMARY: Support the New Program Development Group/Project Engineers via application of technical skills including (but not limited to): system design and lay-up, fabrication, materials identification, and process creation.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILIES:

  • Organize and maintain work environment capable of supporting multiple and various projects;

  • Provide technical support to NPD engineers in creation and fabrication of work product;

  • Coordinate materials handling activities with pertinent suppliers and warehouse personnel;

  • Attend relevant internal and external technical meetings;

  • Supply data for new technology “briefings” for internal and (when applicable) external presentations; and

  • From time to time, perform other pertinent tasks as requested by immediate supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience in engineering/technical/manufacturing workplace with an emphasis on demonstrable results.

  • Knowledge of composite materials/design;

  • Knowledge of ballistics, ballistic materials and ballistic systems (optional/preferred);

  • Strong decision making skills;

  • Work well in diverse groups; and

  • Excellent organizational, technical and communication skills.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS:  Ability to safely and successfully perform essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA, and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.

 

Ability to maintain reasonably regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA, and other federal, state and local standards.

 

Compliance with all personnel policies.

This position requires use of and access to information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).  Accordingly, all Product Development Technicians must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR.  ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Temporary Resident, Political Asylee, or Refugee.

This position also requires that the employee be eligible for a government security clearance.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Regularly required to stand or sit, and move about the facility. Employee may occasionally lift or move up to 35 lbs.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work usually performed in an office setting. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Occasional work performed in production setting.

EDUCATION/TRAINING/EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma;

  • Associates degree (preferred); and

  • Work experience (3-5 years preferable) in a ballistic protection, composite processing, or manufacturing environment.

 

As a Federal Contractor, Point Blank Enterprises, Inc. abides by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, compensation inquiries, discussions or disclosures. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, compensation inquiries, discussions or disclosures.

Qualified individuals with a disability have the right to request a reasonable accommodation.  If you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our careers website as a result of your disability, request a reasonable accommodation by: (1) sending an e-mail to Maria Romero, mromero@pbearmor.com or calling 1-(954) 630-0900 (2) informing us regarding the nature of your request and (3) providing your contact information.

Please do not direct any other general employment related questions or resumes to this email and/or phone number. Only inquiries concerning a request for a reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address and/or phone number.

Point Blank Enterprises, Inc. is an EOE/AA/MFDV Employer.

 

Job Type
Full Time