Job Opportunity for Engineering Technician in Newburyport, MA


 NOTICE OF POSITION

Posting #:  MERSEN-NB08152011

Title:  Engineering Technician HP

Location:  Newburyport

Division:  NB-Newburyport

Department: R&D Engineering                                           Reports to:  Craig McKenzie

POSITION BASIC PURPOSE

To perform basic High Power Test Lab functions during shift. Support Engineering teams on all projects, support Marketing teams and conduct testing for outside customers.

MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIES

·         Conduct high fault current, surge testing, time current and cycling testing in accordance with test standard specifications.

·         Maintain all of the Labs’ Power Generation and associated Test Equipment.

·         Assure the Lab procedures comply with ISO 9001 and ISO/IEC 17025 functions to maintain certification.

·         Cross train lab personnel and associates on all procedures associated with the Labs.

·         Maintain a high degree of working knowledge of listing services standards.

·         Evaluate Test Data and Test Performances to support Design Engineers’ theories.

·         Recommend upgrades and justify reasons for Safety, Power Generation and Data Acquisition upgrades.

·         Assist on Team Projects as required.

·         Keep the lab and equipment clean.

·         Must be willing to work overtime.

MEASUREMENT CRITERIA

·         Assure that internal testing does not exceed a one-week turn around time. 

·         Outside customer and internal customer satisfaction.

·         Maintenance is completed on time and the proper maintenance documentation is up to date.  

POSITION REQUIREMENTS (KNOWLEDGE, COMPETENCIES AND ABILITIES)

·         Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.

·         Working experience with PC operating platforms (Windows, Excel, and Word).

·         General knowledge of Transformer Theory, Solid State Components and Electromagnetic Fields.

·         Ability to understand and troubleshoot Control Systems to the Component Level.

·         Knowledge of Data Acquisition Systems and IEEE Interface Systems.

·         Must be capable of communicating with internal engineers and customers. 

Internal or external applicants should go to http://mersen.balancetrak.com and complete an on line application

Mersen is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to a diverse work force and a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.