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Raytheon Technologies Environmental Test Tech I- 1st Shift Onsite in Fairfield, California

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United States of America


HCA09: Mission Sys (Propulsion) 3530 Branscombe Road , Fairfield, CA, 94533 USA

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Collins Aerospace in Fairfield, CA is seeking a highly motivated and flexible individual to fill the role oof Environmental Test Tech I .The Environmental Test Technician operates under close supervision of the area Supervisor and/or Group Leader. The Environmental Test Technician has the responsibility to determine a pass or fail determination based on a given set of testing criteria using a helium leak mass spectrometer (leak detector). Technicians are responsible for the routine set up and care for the helium leak equipment and tooling. Technician will often have to coordinate with engineering to evaluate tooling and specific testing methodology.


  • 25.00 per hour starting rate*

  • Paid vacation & sick time

  • Eligible for Annual Increases

  • Competitive Benefits Package, including first-day medical


  • Monday-Friday, 7 am-3:30 pm

  • Overtime available and/or mandatory on a business need basis

    Primary Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates proper use of simple hand and machine tools.

  • Proficiently operates Helium Testing equipment.

  • Performs routine and continuous Helium Testing operations.

  • Reads and follows work orders or standard work to perform Helium Testing functions.

  • Understands quality criteria and requirements for the Helium area.

  • Ensures safe ergonomic practices.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Works with team members to promote teamwork.

  • Ensures Environment, Health, and Safety (EH&S) standards and procedures are met and complied.

  • Eliminates safety hazards and improves overall safety of the workplace.

  • Provides continuous improvement ideas to support lean and CORE initiatives.

  • Responsible for quality product by utilizing Collins Aerospace quality procedures.

  • Audit work area for safety compliance.

  • Other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications/Experience Needed:

  • U.S. Person (U.S. citizen, permanent resident, refugee, or asylee) or eligible to obtain necessary export authorizations required.

  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) access.

  • Typically requires an HS Diploma or GED. In the absence of an HS diploma or GED, two years of relevant experience is typically required.

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1-2 years of explosive or chemical manufacturing or handling experience is preferred for Level I.

  • Minimum 1-2 years Aerospace or Automotive experience with Helium Mass Spectrometer Leak Testing.

Collins Aerospace, an RTX company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio, and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Do you want to be a part of something bigger? A team whose impact stretches across the world and even beyond? At Collins Aerospace, our Mission Systems team helps civilian, military, and government customers complete their most complex missions — whatever and wherever they may be. Our customers depend on us for intelligent and secure communications, missionized systems for specialized aircraft and spacecraft, and collaborative space solutions. By joining our team, you’ll have your own critical part to play in ensuring our customer succeeds today while anticipating their needs for tomorrow. Are you up for the challenge? Join our mission today.

Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success . A multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibilities.


Please consider the following role type definitions as you apply for this role.

Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to developing our products.

Regardless of your role type, collaboration, and innovation are critical to our business. All employees will have access to digital tools so they can work with colleagues worldwide – and access to Collins sites when their work requires in-person meetings.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

  • Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contributions, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option

  • Tuition reimbursement program

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Life insurance and disability coverage

  • Optional coverages you can buy: pet insurance, home and auto insurance, additional life and accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal, ID theft protection

  • Birth, adoption, parental leave benefits

  • Ovia Health, fertility, and family planning

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Autism Benefit

  • Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 10 free counseling sessions

  • Healthy You Incentives, wellness rewards program

  • Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits

  • Bright Horizons, child and elder care services

  • Teladoc Medical Experts, second opinion program

  •  And more! 

*The salary range for this role is 21.41-28.97; however, RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, location , education/training, and key skills

RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.