Textron Mechanical Engineering Tech in New Orleans, Louisiana

Mechanical Engineering Tech


A Mechanical EngineeringTech provides support for the design, integration, and maintenance ofmechanical systems in a fast-paced environment.This individual will have an opportunity to travel, execute military andcivil hardware testing, and grow in their role.The position involves component integration, modifications, assembly andtest of craft systems.Individual mustbe able to analyze drawings and diagrams to troubleshoot a wide variety ofsystems.


  • Troubleshoot and maintain SSC craft and support equipment.

  • Troubleshoot structural, hydraulic, propulsion, and othermechanical systems.

  • Support offsite testing and demonstrations.

  • Represent Textron in all aspects of customer interaction.

  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned by management.



Associate’s Degree in Electronic, Electrical or Engineering Technology preferred.

Position Requirements:

  • Two (2) plus years of experience with electronics.

  • Strong ability to interpret drawings and schematics.

  • Must be able to operate electronic and mechanical test equipment.

  • Must be able to use hand tools such as wrenches, screwdrivers and pliers.

  • Experience working with military aviation platforms is a plus. LCAC experience is optimal.

  • Effective written and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize tasking.

  • Ability to work extended hours to meet program goals.

  • Ability to work in extreme weather conditions.

  • Ability to work in tight quarters and confined spaces.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a SECRET level security clearance.

  • Working knowledge of Military specifications is a plus.

  • Must be a team player and able to work with minimum supervision.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite programs including Word and Outlook.

  • Must have demonstrated the ability to successfully initiate and carry to completion assignments of major responsibility and of the most complex and technical nature.

  • Travel requirement is estimated to be 50% average.

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Textron (and its subsidiaries) participates in E-Verify. We will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. Textron is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V)

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Louisiana-New Orleans

Recruiting Company Textron Systems: Marine & Land Systems

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 266540