Production Technician

Calnetix is a growing engineering and manufacturing company located in Southern California.  We are making a positive contribution to society and the environment by helping to change the way the world harvests and utilizes energy.  We enable OEMs across a wide range of industries to enhance and differentiate their current products and to innovate toward creating new products and markets.  In partnership with OEMs, we utilize our innovative, high-speed motor generator technologies to help meet industry demand for more energy-efficient products that reduce energy consumption, reduce harmful emissions and enhance energy security.

We are currently seeking a Production Technician to assemble high speed motor, generator and turbo machinery equipment including performing sub assembly and full system level testing, in accordance with applicable drawings, schematics and specifications.

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Mechanical assembly and test of high precision motor, generator and turbomachinery components and subassemblies
  • Bonding of magnets onto assemblies
  • Utilize metrology tools including height gauges, calipers, micrometers) and capability of calculating stack-up tolerancing of subassemblies
  • Interface with engineering or manufacturing teams regarding design and build issues
  • Provide feedback on design and processing to support continuous improvement

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 3+ years’ experience as a technician in production environment or equivalent combination of education/experience
  • Ability to produce assemblies following routers, work instructions, and blueprints
  • Ability to conduct in-process checks of assemblies
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office tools including Excel and Word
  • Ability to conduct basic verification/troubleshooting of own work
  • Understanding of basic theory behind motor/generator, power electronics and magnetic bearing component assembly and operation a plus

Intangibles Sought:

  • "Can do” attitude
  • Self-awareness; not afraid to ask for help
  • Ownership, Initiative and Accountability
  • Flexibility in range of responsibilities

Supervisory Responsibilities:

None. Depending on experience/qualification level, role may be required for leading/training others on team.

Work Environment / Physical Demands:

  • Bend or stoop repeatedly or continually over time
  • Remain in a standing position for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. using proper lifting techniques
  • Work around objects that can be highly magnetized
  • Personal protective equipment, such as safety glasses, gloves hearing protection or masks may be required in some production areas.
  • Flexible work schedule.  Available as determined by changes in customer demand, to adjust shift start/end times and work overtime as necessary

Disclaimer - The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position.  Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned, by their supervisor.  Management reserves the right to change, rescind, add or delete the duties and responsibilities of positions within this job classification at any time. Being authorized to work in the U.S. is a precondition of employment. Calnetix will not sponsor applicants for immigration, including for H-1B, TN and other non-immigrant Visas, for this role


Calnetix is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or veteran status. This policy applies to recruiting, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation and benefits and also states that retaliation against any employee who files a complaint regarding possible violations of this policy will not be tolerated.