Test Engineering Technician II in Kent, WA at Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Date Posted: 8/25/2017

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kent, WA
  • Job Type:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/25/2017

Job Description



SUMMARY

Test Engineering Technicians work from drawings, written and oral instructions, or defined plans to execute prototype builds and product testing. Assignments include testing and verification of product function, documentation of test methods, and training of personnel in proper operation of equipment and fixtures for new products.

The ideal candidate would be a highly-skilled electrical engineering technician with excellent mechanical aptitude who is a pragmatic problem-solver and innovator and who has a thorough understanding of the use of various tools and equipment for prototyping and testing, and the ability to work with everything from raw drawings to detailed CAD models to fabricate close-tolerance parts, as well as jigs and fixtures.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

* Performs the set-up, calibration, testing and troubleshooting of circuits, components, harnesses, instruments and mechanical assemblies
* Reads and understands technical drawings, procedures, and industry standards
* Performs test process verifications
* Perform verifications on test equipment and routine maintenance
* Writes test procedures and trains manufacturing associates on performing tests
* Provides leadership, training, and mentoring of lower level Test Eng. Technicians
* Participates in closed loop corrective action teams
* Performs failure and root cause analysis, implements corrective action, and verifies effectiveness of corrective action
* Operates programmable quality control equipment
* Assist in product design, development, and production
* Ensures proper test-related documentation is completed, verified and approved
* Prepare written reports and makes recommendations for procedural changes
* Ensures quality of all incoming & outgoing projects
* Assist in new apparatus or fixture designing for testing in a manufacturing environment
* Utilizes knowledge of electrical (digital/analog), & RF theory for testing products

* 2d & 3d CAD designing for custom fixturing our new product needs

*Other duties as required in support of the department and the company*

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

* Regular sitting, standing and walking throughout the day to accomplish tasks
* Occasional sitting
* Manual and finger dexterity used regularly with some repetitive finger motions, and required usage of both hands as needed
* Lifting and carrying up to 25 pounds, occasionally up to 50 pounds
* Specific vision abilities include close and distance vision; able to identify colors, small letters and numbers; hand/eye coordination, depth perception and able to adjust focus
* Hearing and speaking

* Other conditions may include frequent reaching, stretching, pushing, pulling, pinching, grasping, gripping, and crouching or stooping

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Work is performed in a normal office environment with minimal physical risks involved. The noise level in the work environment is low to moderate

ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

Carlisle Interconnect Technologies is dedicated to identifying and reducing the environmental impact of its operations, activities, and products. It is our commitment to comply with all applicable laws and other regulatory requirements concerning the environment. We are committed to preventing pollution and continually improving our environmental performance in all of our global operations. This will be achieved through a comprehensive Environmental Management System that provides the framework for setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets of Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS

* Clear ANSI Z87.1 safety rated glasses are required for the job when in the manufacturing areas

EXPORT COMPLIANCE DISCLAIMER

This position includes access or potential access to ITAR and/or EAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, or a Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)

TRAVEL

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QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

* Moderate electrical (digital/analog) & RF theory knowledge
* Moderate automation scripting. (C, Java, Batch & Lua)
* Moderate schematic interpretation
* Ability to use precision measuring devices
* Solid documentation, organization and record keeping.
* Ability to prioritize and organize tasks daily to meet deadlines
* Ability to train and ensure quality processes will meet the customer's requirements
* Knowledge and ability to comprehend engineering drawings, schematics and wiring diagrams
* Demonstrates excellent customer service skills
* Comprehensive knowledge of equipment utilized for testing
* Knowledgeable of manufacturing processes and procedures
* Basic 3d & 2d CAD designing skills
* Personal computer skills:
* Moderate to advanced skills using Microsoft Word and Excel
* Moderate skills using Microsoft Access and PowerPoint
* Advanced reading and mathematical skills
* Must have good communication skills, both written and oral
* Ability to work under pressure in meeting time schedules
* Meets or exceeds the core values as described in the employee handbook
* Successfully meets daily job requirements
* Must be able to be self-supervised/discipline
* Demonstrates flexibility in work assignments
* Ability to prioritize and handle multiple deadlines under pressure
* Successfully meets daily reporting and documentation requirements.
* Ensures quality of all incoming & outgoing projects
* Strong desire to seek out new alternatives and costs savings improvements
* Reads and understands technical drawings, procedures, and industry standards
* Must have good interpersonal skills, be able to coordinate and resolve technical problems and work well in team
* Accepts and promotes change

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

* High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
* 2-year electrical engineering degree or equivalent with 4 or more years of experience in a closely related technical field
* 4-year electrical engineering degree or equivalent with 2 or more years of experience in a closely related technical field

LANGUAGE SKILLS

* Ability to read, write, speak and understand English

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled