Structural Test Technician in Wauwatosa, WI at Volt

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Wauwatosa, WI
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  • Duration:
    96 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Design & Technical Services (DTS) is a Consulting and Technical services company providing a range of services to OEMs and their Tier 1 suppliers. Our services span the Product Lifecycle from design to ongoing support.  Our technical services include engineering, IT, test, technical communications and ongoing product support.  

DTS has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an experienced Structural Test Technician to work onsite in Wauwatosa, WI

Candidate Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Follow work order instructions to implement test requirements
  • Maintain, calibrate and apply instrumentation
  • Fabricate customized transducers
  • Modify parts for installation of instrumentation
  • Fabricate test fixtures
  • Setup servo-hydraulic and electrodynamic test systems
  • Reduce component data into formats usable for validation testing
  • Operate data acquisition systems to collect data from sensors in support of testing
  • Operate test equipment: replicate or measure desired responses in the test environment (servo-hydraulic and electro-dynamic)
  • Collect test data for delivery to stakeholders
  • Write engineering reports that document the test environment for knowledge capture
  • Support implementation of product evaluation test strategies
  • Support execution of testing
  • Strict adherence to the 5S concept and all other Continuous Improvement methods


  • General knowledge of test lab functions through previous employment or college internship(s)
  • Demonstrates an understanding of data acquisition systems and techniques through work experience or education
  • Exposure to instrumentation tools and techniques through work or education
  • Experience utilizing tools to efficiently reduce and summarize test data in charts, plots and diagrams for purposes of design analysis
  • Servo-hydraulic, electro-dynamic and dynamometer test equipment and control system experience

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.