Position: Vibration Technician II
Location: Montville, NJ
Job Id: 881-885-22-B
\# of Openings: 1
Marotta Controls, Inc. is one of the fastest growing technology businesses in New Jersey, specializing in the design, development, and production of precision control components and systems. Founded in 1943, Marotta has been at the forefront of Aerospace & Defense milestones for over 75 years from breaking the sound barrier on the Bell X-1 and landing the first man on the moon to playing a critical role on today's advanced U.S Navy platforms as well as the emerging commercial space industry.
Our products and expertise range from high performance valves to complete sub-systems that integrate electronic controls, actuators, and power conversion systems. We have received over 200 patents for our technologies and support the most demanding applications found on military aircraft, tactical systems, submarines, surface ships, satellites and space launch vehicles. Our teams have repeatedly been recognized for outstanding performance by some of the most prestigious organizations in the world including The Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin, NASA & Northrop Grumman.
The Vibration Tech works alongside A&T Tech I, II, and III as well as the Engineering team to perform acceptance testing on various production level components. The role will be comprised of setting up for, programming, testing, troubleshooting, and documenting dynamic tests on valves, power supplies, control actuators, and various other products. Dynamic testing is a critical step necessary for units to verify proper workmanship and assembly, as well as to document their dynamic characteristics for better engineering understanding.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent
Demonstrated mechanical aptitude and ability to test repetitive products
Demonstrate the ability to understand and work with blueprint drawings
Detail-oriented, with ability to work in a fast paced environment and follow procedures
Effective verbal/written communication skills required for interacting with all levels of personnel within the organization.
Computer literate, with MS Office experience and basic PC skills
Must be a US Citizen
Essential or Primary / Key Responsibilities:
Primary duty is to operate an Electrodynamic Vibration system to test the manufacture quality and overall dynamic response of valves, power supplies, and control actuation systems
Program test software and ensure quality of test based on written requirements
Read, interpret documents (i.e. procedures, schematics/technical drawings, etc.) and use necessary measuring devices/equipment to confirm tooling/fixturing geometries and dimensions, as directed
Complete work as directed, in compliance with technical specifications and regulatory requirements including mil-specs
Documentation of all testing performed
Set up and use electronic instruments and fragile transducers.
Setup and operate standard hand tools required for assembly
Assist with testing equipment maintenance and/or repair
Identify causes for test failures and document root causes.
Responsible for notifying the quality department of any test failures and participating in corrective action resolution.
Document and support Lean ideas to improve the efficiencies of the company
Maintain all hand tools in clean working condition
Notify supervisor of any equipment that requires repair
Identify any routings discrepancy and notify supervisor so changes can be made, if necessary
Perform other job duties as requested, directed or assigned
Understand dynamic concepts to help identify product behavior
Critical thinking and understanding of troubleshooting steps to analyze dynamic behavior and modify test setup to adjust accordingly
Additional Duties / Responsibilities:
Abide by all safety, quality, housekeeping and company policies/procedures to ensure compliance to all regulatory and internal system requirements.
Actively participate in team meetings, improvement initiatives/programs, etc. and support actions to drive company initiatives/goals
Contribute to a positive and cooperative work environment through effective communication at all levels internal and external to the organization
Consistently demonstrate commitment to company values
Keep management informed of area activities and of any significant problems.
Assume responsibility for related duties as required or assigned.
Ensure that work area is clean, secure, and well maintained.
Complete special projects and miscellaneous assignments as required.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to conditions typical of a manufacturing/machine shop environment, including, but not limited to: fluids, fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts, noise and vibration
This position entails constant exposure to white noise
This job interacts both in a professional office environment and a manufacturing/machine shop environment. This role uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines, as well as environments inclusive of the appropriate eye, hearing and foot protection (as required).
Temperature of work environment may be affected by outside/external temperatures, machining processes, etc.
This is a full-time position. Overtime and weekend work may be required, as job duties demand.
Some travel may be required for this position (5-10%)
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.
The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms, and to use hands to finger, handle or feel. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
The employee is regularly required to stand at length, sit, walk, stoop, bend, turn, balance, and/or crouch, and move about the facility.
The employee may be required to lift, push, pull and/or move items weighing up to 45 pounds
This position is at our Montville, NJ corporate offices location.
Many of our contracts require proof that you are a U.S. citizen and/or that an export license has been obtained for employees who are citizens of certain countries. Your employment, both initially and continually thereafter, is conditioned on production of such proof of citizenship and/or any export license that may be required to comply with any and all applicable laws, regulations, or executive orders, or required by Federal, State, or local government contracts.
As a Federal Contractor, Marotta is required to have all employees vaccinated against COVID-19 or qualify for a religious or medical exemption.
If you are looking to grow or accelerate your career and be part of a best in class organization while enjoying a work-life balance, please visit our website at to learn more about us and to apply. Check out all our openings at
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At Marotta Controls, we believe the success of our company lies in our people. In turn, we offer excellent opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to further their career.
For the professional, Marotta Controls is a place where you work in an advanced technical environment, where your creativity is challenged, and your performance is rewarded. Although we employ professionals with many diverse skills, we most often have opportunities for Mechanical, Electrical and Design Engineers, Quality Engineers, CAD Designers, Program Managers and Buyers.
Additionally we seek to employ skilled craft workers such as Machinist (both conventional and CNC), Inspectors, Assemblers and Technicians in numerous job categories and skills to turn state-of-the-art designs into hardware of the highest quality performing critical functions in Aerospace and Defense applications.