Production Test Technician in Concord, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: 2142247

Job Title: Production Test Technician
Location: Concord, CA - Temp to Hire
Compensation: 25-28/hourly based on experience

Our client in Concord is looking for a Production Test Technician to assist in their Warehouse.

Major Responsibilities:
* Follow formal procedures to test, repair & calibrate new production units and customer field returns.
* Record performance test data and make proper adjustments or component changes for operation within published specifications.
* Operate automated testers with preprogrammed testing routines for operational verification and troubleshooting.
* Work with Engineering, Production and Inventory Control Departments to resolve manufacturing issues.
* Follow and enforce industry standard ESD handling procedures to prevent component damage.
* Provide stewardship of process documentation consisting of written procedures, work orders and test data sheets.
* Mastery of existing and new test processes and calibration procedures.
* Provide support for product lines from Pacific Instruments & Micro-Measurements.

Main Requirements:
* Two year technical school electronics training (AA or AS degree preferred)
* 5+ years' experience troubleshooting boards to component level
* Proficiency in soldering "though hole" and "surface mount" devices. (fine pitch work desired)
* Excellent work ethic: professional presentation, personal responsibility and punctuality.

Technical Knowledge:
* Skills to troubleshoot digital and analog electronic circuits.
* Working knowledge of laboratory equipment use and operation: DMMs, Signal Generators, O-scopes.
* Capable of reading electronic schematics, wiring diagrams and understanding principles of circuit operation.
* Ability to troubleshoot independently to the component level, locating and repairing manufacturing defects or defective components.
* Working knowledge of Windows computers and Office applications: Outlook, Word & Excel.
* Familiarity with use of production control ERP systems

Monday - Friday ~7am-3:30pm

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