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Business Unit Collins Aerospace Req ID 01418262 Date posted 01/08/2021 City Vergennes State/Province Vermont Country/Region United States

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United States of America


HVT01: S&IS (FUS) - Vergennes 100 Panton Rd, Vergennes, VT, 05491 USA

Role Overview:

Under direct supervision, performs routine and repetitive assembly operations and processes.

Primary Responsibilities:

Technical Tasks

· Perform mechanical and/or electrical assembly.
· Perform inspection and maintain qualified operator program (QOP) certifications.
· Perform rework.
· Perform unique assembly processes.
· Accurately read blueprints.
· Demonstrate proper use of simple hand and machine tools.
· Demonstrate proper use of electrical measuring devices.
· Demonstrate proper use of mechanical measuring devices.
· Accurately read and follow procedures, routing and other work instructions.
· Take ownership of accuracy of processes.

Customer Focus

· Meet internal and external customer deadlines as determined by team.
· Build parts that meet drawing specifications.
· Comply with applicable elements of quality systems (ACE).

Project Work

· Work successfully in a team environment.
· Handle multiple tasks.
· Acquire applicable skill/knowledge/certification as required.
· Comply with safety and hazardous waste disposal programs.
· Participate in continuous improvement efforts (ACE).
· Understand end use of manufactured product.
· Demonstrate flexibility to meet deadlines and quality requirements.

Special Projects

· Train others for technical tasks.
· Demonstrate initiative to keep processes moving and on schedule.
· Understand and use computer tools such as SAP and accurately follow work instructions.
· Achieve special process certification where applicable.
· Demonstrate a proactive role in problem solving.
· Pursue certifications in continuous improvement (ACE).


· Interface with other functional groups to update, inform, acknowledge or resolve problems related to business issues.
· Effectively interact with others.


· Participate in cost reduction plans.
· Participate in waste minimization efforts.
· Participate in audits.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum Education Requirement: High School Diploma or equivalent
    Minimum Experience: 1 year
  • Ability to read, interpret, and follow documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, and assembly instructions.
  • Must be able to effectively work in an environment requiring repetitive job responsibilities.
  • Ability to focus on safety and quality is extremely important.
  • Must be highly motivated and dedicated to exceed customer expectations.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Must be a U.S. Person/Permanent Resident “Green Card” holder
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship now or in the future. Collins Aerospace will not offer sponsorship for this position.

Travel Requirements:

  • Minimal travel may be required for this position.

Other Position Requirements:

  • Safety glasses and other safety equipment are required depending on task.
  • Must be able to work a flexible work schedule including over forty hours a week as needed.
  • Must be able to obtain and hold Government Secret Clearance if required.
  • Be part of the FAA Drug and Alcohol pool if required.
  • Communication and Comprehension Skills: (The level needed to successfully accomplish the essential duties of this job.)
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Production experience is preferred.

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Do you want to be a part of something bigger? A team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond? At Collins Aerospace, our Mission Systems team helps civilian, military and government customers complete their most complex missions — whatever and wherever they may be. Our customers depend on us for intelligent and secure communications, missionized systems for specialized aircraft and spacecraft and collaborative space solutions. By joining our team, you’ll have your own critical part to play in ensuring our customer succeeds today while anticipating their needs for tomorrow. Are you up for the challenge? Join our mission today.

We make modern flight possible for millions of travelers and our military every second.  Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems or creating a positive in-flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, Power & Controls focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.


Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
  • Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Life insurance and disability coverage
  • Optional coverages you can buy: Pet Insurance, Home and Auto, additional life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal
  • Ovia Health, fertility and family planning
  • Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 5 free counseling sessions
  • Redbrick - Incentives for a Healthy You
  • Autism Benefit
  • Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Best Doctors, second opinion program
  •  And more! 

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.


  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)
  • Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year
  • For positions considered safety sensitive in accordance with FAA Guidelines, Candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per FAA’s regulation 14 CFR part 120, as well as 49 CFR part 40.
  • For positions considered safety sensitive in accordance with NASA Guidelines, Candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per NASA’s regulation SUBPART 1835.5 Drug- Free Workforce

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

Raytheon Technologies is 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 or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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