Test Technician, 1st shift, Mon-Fri, 6a-2p, OT available
This position performs diagnostic testing, functional restoration, performance verification, and in-depth failure causal analysis of complex power and digital electronic industrial machinery control systems. Using product design specifications and system electronic schematics, the position develops a diagnostic approach, assembles test equipment, and conducts product evaluations. Working independently in a production environment, the position is held to the highest standards in, and compliance with, safety, quality, delivery, productivity, procedures, policies, and metrics.
Work from product user manuals, schematics, connections diagrams, and available test procedures to evaluate, diagnose, and test digital logic and analog power control products to ensure product conformity to functional specifications and quality standards.
Analyze and diagnose digital and analog electronic systems and circuits to the component level of internal printed circuit board assemblies.
Analyze malfunctions and perform repairs, adjustments or alterations as required.
Interpret and understand product fault codes and how codes relate to potential functional or application anomalies.
Interpret how product operating firmware and test equipment software exercises circuitry function in the testing process and understand test outcomes in guiding the product analysis process.
Formulate a probable cause of the product anomaly and document evidence that supports that formulation.
Define and make informed decisions on implementation of product restoration levels and reliability enhancements.
Design and/or assemble unique test hardware and set-ups that test product input control signals and output loading methods.
Research and interpret product Bill of Materials, Engineering Change Orders, and historical documents related to revision and series changes of current and legacy product hardware designs and operating firmware.
Advise and confer with Test, Product Design, and Quality Assurance Engineering personnel in the development of the product analysis and product function restoration approach.
In lieu of pre-defined testing procedures or product test specifications, define and document test methods and limits that promote high standards in resultant product quality and reliability.
Record product test results, anomalies, and restoration information as appropriate and required in work order manufacturing systems and per process quality procedures.
Initiate appropriate quality action when product is deemed non-conforming.
Assist Test Engineering in building and maintaining test equipment as required.
May perform other duties as assigned.
Provide leadership and technical direction to work cell team of Manufacturing Associates and Tester Level B employees as appropriate.
Identify potential roadblocks to team goals, propose solutions and resources needed, to the team, coach, or management.
Be responsible and accountable for implementation and compliance with team decisions.
Participate in team meetings, utilizing effective communication skills to work through complex issues.
Actively participate in, and promote, continuous improvement of safety, quality, delivery, and productivity processes and metrics.
Assist as necessary with setup and operations of systems for customer visits and tests.
EOE, M/F/Disabled, Vet
Internal Number: 2615411
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