Serco Inc.

Engineering Technician - Mechanical Assembly

Recruiting Location : Location
US-CA-San Diego
Production/Skilled Trade/Warehouse
Position Type
Security Clearance
No - Teleworking not available for this position

Position Description

Serco has several Hardware Integration contracts with Navy’s Space and Warfare Systems Command producing Consolidated Afloat Network and Enterprise Services (CANES), Automated Digital Network System (ADNS), and various other system equipment racks.  The Delivery Orders (DO) are for the sourcing, assembly, factory acceptance testing, and delivery of various production units in accordance with the Production Baseline (PBL). This will be based in San Diego, CA.   


As our new Engineering Technician - Mechanical Assembly, you will become part of our production team supporting Hardware Integration contracts with Navy’s Space and Warfare Systems Command producing Consolidated Afloat Network and Enterprise Services (CANES), Automated Digital Network System (ADNS), and various other system equipment racks. You will be part of a 30-member team that works closely with the customer and other Serco teams to deliver quality systems and services NIWC Pacific and Lant.


In this role you will:

  • Build complicated assemblies, perform simple soldering, and build cables.
  • Assist Lead technician with cable routing of various rack systems.
  • Apply comprehensive technical knowledge to solve complex problems by interpreting manufacturers' manuals or similar documents.
  • Work requires familiarity with the interrelationships of circuits and judgment in planning work sequence.
  • Utilizing proper tools and testing instruments.
  • Receive technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician, and work is reviewed for compliance with accepted practices.



To be successful in this role, you must have:

  • A High School Diploma
  • 2- 4 years of hands-on experience in mechanical assembly of high technical products
  • Familiarity and experience with assembly from component installation through subassembly and top-level assembly
  • Skilled in complex mechanical, sub-assembly, rack and chassis assembly
  • Skilled in building, installation, and replacement of cable assemblies
  • Familiarity with 5S standards and ISO 9001
  • Interpret and work to detailed drawings, assembly work instructions
  • Read Blueprint diagram schematic
  • Preferred proficiency in surface Mount Technology (SMT) soldering for PCB components

In compliance with state and local laws regarding pay transparency, the salary range for this role is $51,959 to $77,939; however, Serco considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, education/training, and key skills. 

Company Overview

Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).


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If you require an accommodation with the application process please email: or call the HR Service Desk at 800-628-6458, option 1. Please note, due to EEOC/OFCCP compliance, Serco is unable to accept resumes by email.


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