Instrumentation Technician (MMS)

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Location
Allen Park, Michigan
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Sep 2016
Closes
26 Oct 2016
Ref
PFO00004G
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Assume responsibility for the instrumentation and calibration programs at DTF and DDC.

• Core tasks include day to day calibration and repair of basic electronic systems related to test equipment.
• Accurate and timely completion of instrumentation calibrations, repairs, and builds.
• Accurate documentation and database entry on a daily basis
• Plan calibration schedule and facilitate communication with OPS
• Calibrate pressure transducers, transmitters, load cells, temperature transmitters, gas analyzers and handheld/bench top test instruments such as multimeters, process calibrators, thermometers, etc...
• Maintain instrumentation equipment, in a state of readiness, to support test programs.
• Operational test support through troubleshooting and root cause analysis
• Ability to work independently, be highly organized, self-motivated with the ability to adapt to an ever changing work environment.
• Ability to think through a situation and see the "big picture". How do your actions affect the client, fellow employees, and data deliverables.
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • 2 years of experience working with instrumentation
  • Associates Degree in electrical, controls, or electronics engineering is a plus
  • Technical understanding of data acquisition and instrumentation interface / communication
  • Operational knowledge of instrumentation equipment related to test systems
  • Must be able to read and interpret technical literature, manufacturers specifications, and calibration certifications.
  • Ability to develop and interpret reports and calibration metrics.
  • Experience with computer based database applications.
  • Positive attitude and strong desire to excel


Essential Functions

Physical Requirements

Lifting up to 50 lbs

Climbing stairs - 75%

Crawling - 25%

Sitting (50%), standing (50%), bending (25%), stooping (25%)

Job requires manual labor

Safety glasses, hearing protection, safety shoes, hard hat, gloves- 100%

Work Environment

Inside test facility 90%

Extreme hot/cold temperatures involved - 10%

Equipment and Machines

Computers - 25%

PMHV - 25%

Air driven sockets, basic hand tools - 25%

Attendance

Monday - Friday

2nd shift (days)

Regular attendance and punctuality are mandatory

Other Essential Functions

Must complete and pass a pre-employment drug screen, health performance evaluation, and background check.

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers. Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must no impose a safety risk to self or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Dependable personal transportation to work site is required.