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Peraton Corporation Assembly Screening Technician in Topeka, Kansas

Assembly Screening Technician

Requisition ID : 21007387

Location : United States-Kansas-Topeka

US Citizenship Required for this Position: : Yes

Relocation Assistance: : No relocation assistance available

Clearance Type: : Position of Public Trust

Shift : 1st Shift

Travel : No

Job Posting Category : Non-CJCS


Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Job Description

The Assembly Screening Technician works at the United States Postal Service (USPS) Central Repair Facility (CRF) in Topeka, KS. The CRF is a depot repair facility for USPS mail processing, delivery, and bulk mail systems repairable parts. Examples: repairing printed circuit boards, electrical, electronic, mechanical and electro-mechanical assemblies to component level. The CRF provides depot level maintenance for essential automation, mechanization, retail and bulk mail processing systems used in all mail processing and retail installations.

Our Assembly Technicians perform a variety of non-complex assembly and disassembly tasks to perform functional tests for quality of product according to specifications. Specific tasks include:

  • Operate and test equipment to determine whether it is working properly per diagram, written or verbal instruction and will identify issue (where applicable) by selecting, verifying and identifying needed material

  • Perform non-complex modifications or repair of electronic, mechanical, and electro-mechanical assemblies. Direct supervision is provided and refers questions to higher levels

  • Close supervision involving detailed instructions and constant checking on work performance

  • Disassembles, assembles and/or installs equipment or parts requiring non-complex wiring or connecting

  • Screening may include identifying need for repair of electronic, mechanical, and electro-mechanical assemblies

  • Ability needed to: rotate through tasks per instruction, be detail and safety oriented, meet schedules and move items to staged areas

  • Assembles and labels component kits from drawings or parts list

  • Work is checked in progress or on completion

  • There is close supervision involving detailed instruction and continuous checking on work performance

  • Apply Safety Awareness to tasks

  • Performs other related tasks, as required


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • Must be a US Citizen

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Public Trust security clearance and USPS Sensitive security clearance

  • Must have experience utilizing various hand, power and pneumatic tools to assemble/disassemble structural or mechanical components

  • Experience with reading and interpreting diagrams and exploded view assembly drawings

  • Must be able to read, write and understand the English language well enough to perform one’s duties without undue degradation of one’s abilities

Physical Requirements:

  • Heavy work. Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects

  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds

  • Ability to stand on feet for long durations

  • Ability to perform a variety of assembly tasks requiring dexterity and fine motor skills

  • Physical activity may include climbing, balancing, stooping, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing and repetitive motion

  • The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: operates machines, where the seeing job is at or within arm's reach; performs mechanical or skilled trades tasks of a non-repetitive nature

  • The worker is subject to hazards. Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in manufacturing, repair, or computer configuration

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

Req ID: 21007387