Job ID: R0002815
Date Posted: Jun 4, 2021
Segment: Others (Including Headquarters and R&D )
Business Unit: Hitachi Regional Headquarters
Company Name: Hitachi America, Ltd.
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Company: Hitachi Particle Engineering and Services, Inc.
Department: Product Design Engineering
Location: Pleasanton, CA
Status: Regular, Full-Time
Under limited supervision, performs complex routine and non-routine technical tasks to assist engineering, manufacturing and quality departments in the testing of mechanical and electrical sub-assemblies, assemblies, subsystems and systems for linear particle accelerators. Oversee the assembly and performs testing on all RF structures. Conducts engineering tests and detailed experimental testing, solving complicated electro-mechanical or electronics problems involved in the operation of the product. Assists engineers in fabrication and assembly of electrical subassemblies for prototype models using schematics, rough sketches and verbal instructions. This is an advanced level technical engineering position requiring the ability to use independent analysis and decision making in support of project objectives.
Additional Job Functions:.
• B.S. or equivalent experience required in a related technical or scientific field.
• A minimum of 5 years of experience in the operation, maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of accelerator systems is necessary.
• Thorough, in-depth knowledge and demonstrated skills in electronics (including RF), vacuum system troubleshooting, and the operation of plasma ion sources preferred.
• High competency with MS Office Suite (Word. Excel. PowerPoint, Outlook) and other software.
• Strong communications skills and demonstrated ability to build and maintain positive working relationships with internal and external customers.
Physical ACTIVITIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Lift and carry 35 pounds occasionally. Communicate by speech and hearing continuously. Repair/install mechanical devices and spare parts, by use of hand tools, etc. Movement within office complex and in confined spaces around machines and products under construction. Communicate by telephone and in person. Visual acuity and manual dexterity needed for close detail work, computer use, operation of machines, use of testing and measurement devices, the assembly of parts at distances close to the eyes and the reading of drawings, blueprints and documents. Normal color perception (no color blindness).
MENTAL ACTIVITIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Complex English reading, writing, and strong customer presentation skills. High math and analytical skills. Must possess high skill level in areas of independent analysis, judgment, and complex engineering problem solving. Must be tactful, diplomatic, and professional in all customer interactions. Moderately complex reading, writing and math skills. Requires considerable perception, comprehension and analysis in resolving problems and making recommendations. High task organization skills, including scheduling.
Works alone and with others in a general office, industrial/medical, and/or laboratory setting when performing assembly, testing, and repairs.
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
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