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R&D Technician

Position Details:

  • Location: 3401 Calle Tecate, Camarillo, CA 93012
  • Category: Technician
  • Status/FLSA: Full-Time, Non-Exempt

Job Description:

YTC America Inc. (YTCA), the North American corporate research and development center of Yazaki Corporation, Japan is seeking a talented and highly motivated individual to fill the technician position within its R&D Group.


The individual will be a member of the laboratory’s research and engineering staff and will provide support to various research and pilot plant scale process equipment operation, and as necessary, in troubleshooting, assembling, and maintenance of operational equipment.

The immediate focus will be on metal alloy casting, wire extrusion, rolling, drawing, polymer extrusion and injection molding, and mechanical testing of composites, as well as the metallographic preparation of samples for their physical and chemical analysis. Proper training in the operation, safety, and maintenance of all relevant equipment will be provided.


The ideal candidate will have a high school diploma or GED, and preferably an Associate’s degree in a technical field with a minimum of 2 years of industrial experience and demonstrated pertinent capabilities.  The successful candidate is expected to have a strong desire to contribute to technology development and validation through hands-on work, be self-motivated, have the ability to effectively interact with the other team-members, have a can-do attitude, and strong written and oral communication skills.

YTCA offers a state-of-the-art research facility, competitive compensation, and an excellent benefits package:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, Personal Time, and Sick Leave
  • Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance, Voluntary Life Insurance, and Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan, and Employer and Safe Harbor Matching Contribution
  • Bonus Program
  • Educational Tuition Reimbursement
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Qualified candidates are requested to send cover letter and resume to Reply Code: RDT-2022.

YTCA is an Equal Opportunity employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.