Production Operator – Temporary

US - CA - Carlsbad Ref #8097 08-Feb-2021

Job description

Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We’re the company behind the world’s fastest satellite internet service, with technology that’s helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide.

We’re looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. You’ll work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and continuous learning and provides industry-leading benefits with unmatched opportunities for career growth. Our team is fearless in the pursuit of new ideas and uncompromising in our quest to become the world’s first truly global Internet Service Provider. Interested in joining our mission? Take a look at career opportunities at Viasat today.


In this role, you will be required to follow detailed test procedures and run test processes in the manufacturing area. You will have the skills necessary to use RF and digital test equipment, complete the necessary paperwork, follow the supervisor’s instructions, and communicate with engineering staff and coworkers. Collects diagnostic and record logistic information needed and enters it into our tracking software. Document failures and record them electronically. Determines if the designated product passes all test cycles.


  • High School Diploma or GED 1-3 years of experience as a Test Technician working in the field of Electronics, Aerospace, or equivalent
  • Ability to follow a test procedure and complete necessary paperwork
  • Familiarity with test and troubleshooting methods for communication equipment
  • Ability to read schematics and understand electronic circuits
  • Government Programs. US Citizenship required.
  • Must have the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance


  • Active DoD Secret Clearance

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Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:

High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:

1-3 years




US Citizenship Required


Must be able to obtain a United States Secret Clearance

Worker Classification:

Temporary Worker

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