Test Tech in Elk Grove Village, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 1/21/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    1/21/2020
  • Job ID:
    214741
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    630-971-9711

Job Description

The Technician 1 supports engineering activities such as design, test, check-out, modification, fabrication, and assembly of electro mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry, or specialized test equipment. Work is semi-routine in nature where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans to perform testing, checkout, and troubleshooting functions. 
  • Conducts engineering tests and detailed experimental testing to collect design data or assist in research work.  Performs operational test and fault isolation on systems and equipment. 
  • Assists in determining methods or actions to remedy malfunctions. 
  • Assists in design, construction, test, and check-out of test equipment. 
  • Uses manufacturing, test, development or diagnostic equipment, including, but not limited to, test programs oscilloscopes, signal generators, and specialized test apparatus.
  • Normally receives general instructions on routine work, detailed instructions on new assignments.  
  • May provide trade show and sales presentation support. 
  • Other duties may be assigned as required.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • AA degree preferred and 2-4 years of technician experience.

Preferred Skills and Abilities

           Ability to assemble electrical mechanical systems

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Manufacturing environment. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear, occasionally required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms; requires close vision ability.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds with assistance.  Noise level is usually moderate.  May require ear protection for comfort in some cases.  The employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles and some toxic or caustic chemicals.  The employee is occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock.