Research Laboratory Technician
Rolls-Royce 238 reviews - North Canton, OH

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Rolls-Royce, a world-leading provider of power systems and services for use on land, at sea and in the air, operates in four global markets - civil aerospace, defense aerospace, marine and energy. We continue to invest in core technologies, products, people and capabilities with the objective of broadening and strengthening the product portfolio, improving efficiency and enhancing the environmental performance of its products.

The Manufacturing Technician will be responsible for incoming inspection of ceramic tubes including weight, serialization, and dimensional characteristics using Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMM) as well as screen printing and drying of fuel cell tubes using specialized equipment. The position also requires use of gas chromatography for gas analysis and welding for attaching conductor wires to fuel cells.

This position primarily supports the fabrication of subscale test articles used for fuel cell development efforts aimed at improving the performance and durability.

Key responsibilities:

Apply fuel manifolds, electrical connections and voltage taps to the subscale articles as required for performing electrochemical testing.


Support metallographic preparation of printed and tested articles.


Perform viscosity measurements of inks.


Maintain subscale printing equipment


Promote process improvement for subscale articles

Rolls-Royce has a broad customer base comprising 600 airlines, 4,000 corporate and utility aircraft and helicopter operators, 160 armed forces, more than 2,000 marine customers including 70 navies, and energy customers in 120 countries. Rolls-Royce is a technology leader, employing 38,000 people in offices, manufacturing and service facilities in 50 countries. Rolls-Royce is a Military Friendly Environment. Rolls Royce is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and a barrier-free employment process.

Qualifications and experience

Associate of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering or Technology

Experience in a manufacturing/assembly environment

Detail-oriented person with experience in a product development environment

Ability to follow work standards and document quality steps

Good communication skills

Strict attention to detail and quality

Person who has worked in a clean-room environment; familiarity with automated screen printing equipment; familiarity with hazardous wastes and production safety protocols would be a plus

Person with a working knowledge of ceramic materials and processing would be a plus

About this company
238 reviews
Rolls-Royce plc is a global company providing power on land, sea, and air. The company has established leading positions in civil aerospace,...