Positions Available - Acoustic Technician - Ennis, TX

Position Location

Ennis, Texas

Position Summary

The Acoustic Technician will participate as a valuable member of the Acoustic Engineering team.  This position will work directly with the Acoustic Engineering team to assist in the design, development, integration, and testing of audio and acoustic products. 


Essential Functions

  • Participate as a multidisciplinary engineering team member.
  • Assist Engineers with design, development, integration, and testing of prototype parts and systems.
  • Assist Engineers with assembly and wiring of prototype parts and systems.
  • Set up and execution of acoustic tests.
  • Design documentation and test report creation.
  • Shipping and receiving of prototype parts and systems.
  • Keep acoustic lab and engineering storage areas neat and orderly.
  • Procure supplies and equipment as needed.
  • Create and submit requests for test baffles, enclosures, and other necessary custom-made acoustic test equipment. 
  • Continuous process and product improvement.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          


Qualifications

EDUCATION

Bachelors or Associates in Engineering or Engineering Technology or Non-Engineering Bachelors, Associates, or High School with applicable audio/acoustics experience

EXPERIENCE

None with Bachelor’s in Engineering or Engineering Technology

Minimum one year applicable audio/acoustic experience with Associates in Engineering or Engineering Technology

Minimum two years' applicable audio/acoustic experience with Non-Engineering Bachelors, Associates, or High School


Skills

Computer Skills

  • Intermediate experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, and Outlook).
  • Ability to learn MiTek’s internal systems and other programs as needed.
  • Understanding and experience with acoustic test and simulation systems (MLSSA, LEAP, LMS, EASERA, Klippel, SoundCheck, TEF, DATS, BassBox Pro, Clio, Audio Precision, etc.).
  • Experience using Audio Precision, Klippel, and/or Clio is a plus.
  • Experience using SolidWorks and SolidWorks PDM is a plus.

Other Requirements

  • Basic understanding of audio and acoustic principles.
  • Basic understanding of how speakers and audio systems work.
  • Basic critical listening skills.
  • Familiarity with electro acoustic test equipment like signal generators, multimeters, oscilloscopes, audio analyzers, power supplies, electronic loads, power analyzers, spectrum analyzers, etc.
  • Experience with calibrated measuring devices including vernier calipers, micrometers, and electronic multimeters.
  • Hands-on skills with hand and power tools and soldering equipment.
  • Continuous Improvement and/or Lean Six Sigma experience is a plus.
  • Experience working in a lab and/or manufacturing environment is a plus.

Work Environment

MiTek/AtlasIED is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Normal lab and production setting.


Physical Demands

N O F C
Physical Abilities
Stand
Walk
Sit
Handling/Fingering
Reach Outward
Reach Above Shoulder
Climb
Crawl
Squat or Kneel
Bend
Lift / Carry
10 lbs or less
11 - 20 lbs
21 - 50 lbs
51 - 100 lbs
Over 100 lbs
Push / Pull
12 lbs or less
13 - 25 lbs
26 - 40 lbs
41 - 100 lbs
Other Physical Requirements
Vision
Ability to read from a computer monitor/fine print
Speech
Ability to speak effectively via phone/in person
Hearing
Ability to hear via phone or in person
Smell
Taste
PPE Usage
Ability to wear Personal Protection Equipment as required by position