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Textile Technician/Rigger in Langhorne, PA at Jobs | Lyneer Staffing

Date Posted: 1/23/2019

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Job Description

Lyneer staffing is seeking a Project Technician/Rigger on behalf of a small but growing company - employing about 20 staff, specializing in providing the finest Life Support, Safety, Survival & Rescue equipment available on the market today!

Confidential company is looking to add a Project Technician/Rigger to our staff to assist in the development of our new and current products.

Future expectations will include, but not be limited to:

  • Create textile prototypes and patterns
  • Fabricate and assemble all test equipment prototypes and rigging components
  • Rig systems, equipment and vehicles for ground and airdrop testing
  • Set up cameras and instrumentation
  • Inspect test equipment before and after tests. Repair or replace equipment as required
  • Use and maintain sewing machines and tools for fabrication, modification, and repair of equipment
  • Document and maintain test documents and packing procedures
  • Work with engineers on prototype units, first article and developmental units or upgrades to existing units
  • Provide innovative ideas/improvements for new/existing products
  • Provide training on site or at customer locations

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5 years design /manufacture of textiles/parachute systems
  • Experience with new fabrics and joining methods
  • Experience on newly qualified personnel or cargo parachutes (systems, sub-systems and components)
  • FAA Senior Ri/USPA Instructor
  • Sewing machine maintenance and repair experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products
  • Creation of sketch's or drawiSolidworks/AutoCAD
  • AutoCAD Experience in writing technical documents
  • Experience with reading technical drawings and sketches
  • Physically fit and able to work on trials at customer locations
  • Travel on worldwide basis as required
  • Works in a timely and accurate manner
  • Works well with others and maintains a positive attitude
  • Creativity and Problem-Solving Skills
  • Positive Communication Skills.