MTEQ Electro-Mechnical Assembler/Test Technician in Kilmarnock, Virginia

Electro-Mechnical Assembler/Test Technician

Location: Kilmarnock, VA

Job Code: 838

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Founded in 1992, MTEQ is a woman-owned business that provides superior Technical Services and Rapid Prototyping support to Government and commercial customers. We have more than 25 years of specialized experience in system development, electronics fabrication, and full-scale tactical prototyping, and systems integration for a variety of defense and commercial applications. MTEQ maintains a high performance culture that emphasizes quality, productivity, process improvement, goal attainment, and the recruitment and development of a superior workforce.

MTEQ is seeking an Electronics/Electro-mechanical assembly and/or Test Technician with extensive knowledge and strong communication skills to join our team of well qualified, diverse individuals at our Kilmarnock, VA Office.


  • The candidate will assemble and set up equipment following engineering instructions and production illustrations such as manufacturer’s specifications, service manuals and bulletins, or other engineering-approved technical data or oral instructions.

  • Perform functional checks, and assist in installing electronic assemblies and circuits such as communications circuits for electronic systems, fixtures and accessories.

  • Following engineer’s or technician’s instructions, lay out, fabricate, construct, install and assemble cables, chassis, racks, panels and equipment enclosures for electronic devices.

  • Replace or repair equipment power cords and connect/disconnect electronic modules.

  • Assist operational checkout, functional tests, troubleshooting and repairs to major assembly or circuit board level of electronic systems, electro-mechanical equipment, computer-controlled systems.

  • Monitor control systems and assist in support of electro-mechanical assembly. Operate meters for bonding checks of mechanical components and panel installation.

  • Operate support equipment necessary for performance and functional testing.

  • Perform mechanical operations necessary for the installation, troubleshooting, repair, maintenance, dismantling and disassembly directly related to the above systems.

  • Work with or assist engineers & technicians in other fields of specialization by performing hands-on operations of the level of difficulty described herein.


  • Must have a minimum of 2-5 years of electronics experience

  • Good working knowledge of electronics and electronics repair equipment and tools (for example: soldering equipment, crimpers, strippers, oscilloscope, megger, multimeter)

  • Ability to use shop mathematics

  • Ability to use tools and equipment necessary to perform work described herein

  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)

  • IPC 610 or IPC 620 certified


  • (2) Two years of formal technical training beyond high school (e.g. an Associate degree in a technical field such as Electronics or Avionics),

  • Military technical school such as Navy C School – Advanced Technician Training


SCHEDULE: Full time

MTEQ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer



If because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process please send an e-mail to or call (540) 658-2720 Opt 4 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.