Mechanical Lab Technician in Lisle, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 1/6/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Lisle, IL
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description


Volt Workforce Solutions is searching for a Mechanical Lab Technician for our client based in Lisle, IL..  This is a 6 month contract with our client in the interconnectivity and electronics solutions business and they are looking for great people to grow with them. If you are looking for a way to accelerate your career and be part of a great company, this may be the opportunity for you

With general supervision, performs standard and complex tests, analysis and evaluations of electronic connectors, cables, and electronic solutions products. 


  • Sets up and operate standard and custom test equipment including microscopes, Instron type force equipment, vibration, mechanical shock and other mechanical tests.
  • Conducts product evaluation and performance analysis. Establish performance and reliability of the products being tested.
  • Prepare test samples for mechanical testing. 
  • Evaluates results and provides corrective actions or recommendations.

Minimum Requirements: 

  • 2 year Associate's degree in a technical field 
  • 2+ years professional experience in a laboratory environment
  • Knowledge of Windows/MS Office applications.
  • Ability to operate mechanical test equipment and environmental test chambers.
  • Ability to read and understand industry standards and apply appropriate test methods accordingly.
  • Good written and verbal skills.
  • Can handle multiple tasks simultaneously and respond to competing priority demands.
  • Ability to keep a working lab neat and organized. 


  • Focus on mechanical technology
  • Previous experience in a mechanical or an electronics laboratory environment.
  • Knowledge of PC-based statistical analysis software.
  • Knowledge of contact physics
  • Vibration/Shock Testing experience
  • Ability to perform light assembly operations including hand soldering skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of failure analysis.

APPLY NOW or contact Debbie Linville at (317) 599-4893 for any questions and more details regarding this position.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. As a Volt candidate, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our partners.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer