Electrical Test Technician

Employer
Georator Corporation
Location
Manassas, VA
Posted
Aug 03, 2018
Closes
Aug 13, 2018
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
The Test Technician is responsible for conducting tests, data collection, and component-level troubleshooting on low voltage system products, both electronic and electromechanical. The position performs a wide variety of complex assignments including the test, troubleshooting, modification and repair of Solid State (electronic) and Rotary (motor-generator set) Frequency Converters. The position works under the direction of the Plant Manager. Specific Responsibilities (what we need you to bring to the manufacturing team!) * Performs a variety of complex functional and operational tests on Permanent Magnet converters, subsystems and assemblies in accordance with established procedures and data sheets. * Independently reads and understands prints and wiring diagrams * Troubleshoots, debugs, tests and performs precision measurements on a variety of electronic assemblies, systems and instruments, effectively utilizing equipment such as oscilloscopes, multimeters, watt meters, and phase measuring equipment. * Diagnoses test failures and perform necessary rework in order that units will pass test requirements. * Sets up and operates a wide variety of testing equipment, improvising hook-up and equipment modifications as necessary to test circuitry, components, systems or subsystems. * Works from schematics, diagrams, sketches and oral instructions to meet engineering requirements. * Preferred experience with NFPA70E safety practices * Performs wiring assembly activities on the Company's rotary products * Performs other duties and responsibilities as required. Skills Preferred (skills that will get our attention!) * Experience testing and debugging electronic UPS-type systems. * Expertise manually operating a variety of standard electronics test equipment (power supplies, oscilloscopes) Education and Experience Required * Must have High School Diploma or equivalent * Associate degree in electrical or mechanical preferred * A minimum of two years of related work experience of testing and troubleshooting is required. * Demonstrated ability to successfully work both independently and in a diverse team environment is required. * US Citizen or Permanent Residency status is required

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