Test Technician

Employer
Kelly IT
Location
Aberdeen, MD
Posted
Feb 19, 2019
Closes
Feb 20, 2019
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Kelly Government Solutions is currently seeking a Test Technician to support one of our top government clients in multiple locations on a contract assignment, with the opportunity to extend or convert to full time. If you or someone you know are interested in this opportunity please contact Mike Zwada, at Micz597kellyservices.com mailtoMicz597kellyservices.com or apply online. Locations Oshkosh, WI Aberdeen, MD Fort Huachuca, AZ Summary The Technician will support senior technicians and engineers in testing vehicles and partscomponents, performing configuration changes and repairs of vehicles and test stands, and following appropriate engineering procedures, standards, and specifications. This role may also provide support in the fabrication and assembly of vehicles and related systemssub-systems. The objective is to validate new product designs as part of new product development as well as resolve issues on sustaining products. Responsibilities Conduct testing of prototypes and current products to determine capabilities of vehiclessystems and conformance to specifications andor regulations in partnership with engineers and senior level technicians. Test and record data using operational knowledge of vehicle systems (electrical pneumatic, hydraulic) using manual entry and data acquisition. Troubleshoot systems, perform basic failure analysis and follow detailed test procedures. Assemble, disassemble, and fabricate complexcustomized parts, mechanical structures and test standsfixtures in partnership with engineers and senior level technicians. Maintain a safe work environment, adhere to all safety procedures during all aspects of job performance which includes regular exposure to personal and physical hazards. Operate heavy equipmentmachinery or drive vehicles as required for the purposes of testing or material handling. Determine appropriate test instruments for product testing. Plan and schedule daily activities to complete assignments in their order of priority to make effective use of time and ensure projects are being completed within identified timeline. Communicate effectively and work cross functionally to resolve technical problems including the ability to provide constructive feedback to all levels of the organization. Interpret and execute writtenverbal directions and instructions. Security Clearance Must be able to obtain and maintain Secret security clearance. Job Requirements Three (3) years of experience in engineering or equivalent field. Technical diploma or Associates degree preferred. Knowledge of automotive and mechanical terms. A Commercial Driverrsquos License (CDL) or a Telehandler and AWP operator license. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, government regulations and procedure manuals. Ability to adapt to a fast pace environment. Detail oriented. Verbal and written communication skills. Ability to travel 50.Per Diem offered. Ability to work overtime if needed.