The Test Technician will be responsible for the day-to-day support of automotive fuel system component testing in the Lansing, Michigan area.
The selected candidate will be required to become familiar and comply with Jacobs and Client policies for safety, security, and the rules associated with outside contractors working on-
site. The ideal candidate will have a balance of mechanical and electrical background. They must a self-starter that can work independently with minimal supervision but will also function as a member of a team.
They must be capable of safely stopping work when interrupted. The individual will be responsible for developing / fabricating test fixtures using standard hand tools, setting up tests, and performing testing on fuel system components.
Must be able to design and fabricate custom test fixtures, operate test equipment (, meters, oscilloscopes, etc.), and monitor testing through the use of computers.
Knowledge of automotive systems is preferred; experience with fuel system components is a plus. Experience with hydraulics and / or pneumatic systems are a plus.
This position will have direct, daily interface with client engineering staff and external customers. General responsibilities include :
Services will be delivered at a client facility.
Four (4) years of relevant work experience. Associates Degree in a technical discipline or equivalent preferred. Preference will be given to those with detailed experience in automotive testing.
The successful candidate must possess an aptitude either in electrical / electronic, instrumentation, and or mechanical systems.
Fabrications skills are desirable. The candidate must be able to read and interpret technical literature and manufacturers specifications.
Strong verbal and written communications skills accompanied by good organizational skills.Candidate must :
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSUnusual or Special Physical Requirements of Position (specify and provide % of time required)Lifting : 15% Not more than 50 poundsClimbing : 15% Climbing in, on, under equipment and systemsCrawling : NASpecial clothing / equipment (wearing) : Slip resistant hardened toe shoes, safety glasses, gloves hearing protection in designated areas, 60%Unusual physical requirements : Sitting (75%), Standing (50%), Bending (25%), stooping (25%)High noise level : 10%Other : NADescription of Work Environment (specify and provide % of time required)
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Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.