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Mechanical Technician

  • Location: Richardson, 75082
  • Salary: 33.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 6 days ago

Title: Mechanical Technician
Term: 6 Months
Location: Richardson, TX
Long term contract opportunity in Richardson, TX, for a Mechanical Technician. 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Under minimal supervision, provides mechanical support for research, design, development or manufacturing activities for various customers.
  • Applies mechanical theory to lay out, build, test, troubleshoot, repair and modify engineering prototypes and RC products.
  • Sets up and operates standard equipment, and under supervision works with programming languages used on automated equipment.
  • Documents mechanical design and modifications and has responsibility for documentation maintenance.
  • Assists engineers with the development of new engineering processes and/or products to ensure their manufacturability, under supervision may recommend design changes.
  • Perform as member of design team including leadership role utilizing effective communication skills.
  • Solid understanding of written/verbal instruction methods used by customers.
  • May provide support/instruction to less experienced mechanical technicians.
  • Sheet metal experience.

  • Associates degree in appropriate discipline or in the absence of an associate's degree, HS Diploma/Equivalent and seven years of related experience.
  • Must possess or be eligible for obtaining a U.S. DoD Secret Clearance. U.S. Citizenship is required.
  • Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation/reinstatement and must meet eligibility requirements.
  • Manual Mill/Lathe experience
  • CNC Mill/Lathe experience/Haas, Fanuc
  • CNC Programming/Machine Set-up, Tooling
  • CAD experience/Solid Works
  • CAM experience/Smart CAM-Sheet metal experience
  • Press brake experience-Hardware press experience
  • Rivet installation
  • TIG welding
  • General metal fabrication skills
  • Model shop preferred
  • Siemens Controller experience a plus
About our client
Our client is a multibillion-dollar company that provides technologically advanced solutions for global aerospace and the defense industry. With over 68,000 employees they can continue their legacy of quality, trust, and customer service. If you want to work with the most innovative and passionate people and soar together, apply today.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.