Northwest UAV Career Opportunities

NWUAV is a mid-sized company on the cutting edge of new UAV technologies. NWUAV is an ever-changing place where your hard work and creative ideas will provide you with opportunities to excel and make an impact in your field.

NWUAV is located in the quiet community of McMinnville, Oregon, only 30 miles outside of Portland. NWUAV should be the place for your next career move. Please check the NWUAV job board regularly for career opportunities.

NWUAV offers competitive wage and benefits programs. NWUAV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NWUAV Job Opportunities November 6, 2017


PRODUCTION ASSEMBLER

Are you mechanically inclined? Do you have a good understanding of small engines? If so, NWUAV would like to talk to you about an opening at our shop for a Production Assembler. NWUAV is a small company in McMinnville Oregon that builds small, specialized engines for specific applications. Qualified applicants will be experienced working with various machine systems and have knowledge assembling, disassembling, installing and removing machine components. Computer skills and an understanding of Microsoft Office are required. Our Production Assemblers must be able to understand and utilize all written materials available and be capable of precise documentation of work performed. Teamwork and customer service are important to producing a quality product in this fast-paced, exciting environment.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Prepare and close work orders in a timely manner ensuring quality control within the scope of all shop requirements.
  • Have knowledge of all resource materials, including build manuals, parts books and drawings, and use these resources effectively to address any and all technical issues.
  • Perform all tasks in accordance with the printed procedures.
  • Adhere to AS9100 standards and regulations as administered by Quality Assurance/Quality Control.
  • Complete all necessary documentation related to the current work order

Requirements Include:

  • Strong mechanical aptitude, “hands-on” ability, and use of hand tools.
  • Problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to read and understand test procedures and instructions.
  • Ability to accurately fill out log sheets and record testing information.
  • Must be able to crouch, bend, reach, lift 30 lbs, and work with hand tools.
  • Extended work days and shift work may be necessary.
  • Must be willing to submit a background check.
  • Experience with internal combustion engines a plus.

If this sounds like just the place you would like to work and you have the skills and abilities to perform the job please reply with your Employment Applicaion or resume and optional EEOC form to nwuavjobs@nwuav.com. No office visits please. Make sure to put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line so that your resume is properly sorted.

Due to Federal ITAR requirements Northwest UAV (NWUAV) is only able to hire persons who are US Citizens, lawful permanent residents, or green card holders. NWUAV provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. You will NEED to bring your Driver's License and Birth Certificate or Passport along with the completed Employment Application with you if called for an interview. When submitting a Resume without a Northwest UAV Application please review the EEOC Form and email it with your resume should you choose to complete.



QUALITY INSPECTOR

NWUAV is currently accepting applications for a quality inspector. Qualified applicants should have a minimum of 3 years in the field of inspection, the ability to read blueprints, and an understanding of basic inspection tools. This position requires a high level of attention to detail and good communication skills. Preference will be given to applicants with ISO/AS9100 training. Experience with GD&T, CMM, SolidWorks, First Article Inspection and ASQ inspector certification is preferred.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Inspect all work orders for accuracy ensuring quality control within the scope of all shop requirements.
  • Have knowledge of all resource materials, including build manuals, parts books and drawings, and use these resources effectively to address technical issues.
  • Perform all tasks in accordance with the printed procedures.
  • Adhere to AS9100 standards and regulations and administer them.
  • Complete all necessary QC documentation related to the current work order .

Requirements Include:

  • Strong mechanical aptitude, “hands-on” ability, and use of hand tools.
  • Problem solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to read and understand quality procedures and instructions.
  • Ability to accurately fill out log sheets and record testing information.
  • Must be able to crouch, bend, reach, lift 30 lbs., and work with hand tools.
  • Extended work days and shift work may be necessary.
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check.
  • Experience with internal combustion engines a plus.

If you feel you are qualified for this position, please reply with your Employment Applicaion or resume and optional EEOC form to nwuavjobs@nwuav.com. No office visits please. Make sure to put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line so that your resume is properly sorted.

Due to Federal ITAR requirements Northwest UAV (NWUAV) is only able to hire persons who are US Citizens, lawful permanent residents, or green card holders. NWUAV provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. You will NEED to bring your Driver's License and Birth Certificate or Passport along with the completed Employment Application with you if called for an interview. When submitting a Resume without a Northwest UAV Application please review the EEOC Form and email it with your resume should you choose to complete.