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Job Description

Job Number
Job Title
Tube (VED) Technician B or C
MPP : Coupled Cavity Operations
Palo Alto, CA
• Working from mechanical drawings and written documentation, assembles coupled cavity tubes.

• Duties include operating various brazing and welding equipment, taking measurements with precision instruments, light machining and leak checking assemblies.

• Works with product engineer to troubleshoot assembly problems and support product development.
• Tube Technician B requires an AS degree or 4 years progressive equivalent experience.

• Tube Technician C requires high school diploma or general education degree.

• Must be able to read mechanical drawings and have good communications skills

• Must be able to use a microscope for extended periods of time and be able to lift 50 lbs.

• US citizenship and the ability to pass a security background check required.

• Prior GTAW experience required.

• Prior Hydrogen Bell Jar (RF/Torch), Open Air Torch, Leak Check and RSW certification desired.

CPI values the contributions of a diverse workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer.

This position requires potential access to technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The successful candidate must be a “U.S. Person” as defined under ITAR and EAR. In order to be a U.S. Person for ITAR and EAR purposes, you must (i) be a citizen or national of the United States; or (ii) be a lawful permanent resident of the United States; or (iii) have been admitted to the United States as a refugee, or have been granted asylum.