Advanced Technology Services, Inc. Test Technician Specialist in Mossville, Illinois
Title: Test Technician Specialist
Job Number: 10008780
Independently performs tests on mechanical, electrical,
electromechanical, hydromechanical, or structural products, and records
results, utilizing engineering principles and test technology.
Manages testing operations to obtain
performance, emissions, hydraulic, mechanical or electrical data. Analyzes test
data, collaborates cross-functionally to improve tests efficiencies and
develops process improvement initiatives related to testing.
Manages unit or system to be tested installation in test fixtures,
connecting valves, pumps, hydraulic, mechanical or electrical controls,
cabling, tubing, power source, and indicating instruments.
and manages installations and hardware changes.
up the tested product to the proper operating conditions, collects
corresponding data and tears down equipment.
and implements more efficient process related to testing (production
cross-functional skills to drive efficiencies across Testing operations.
Examines parts for conformance, using precision
measuring instruments; recommends replacement of defective parts where needed;
identifies trends of defective parts and conformance issues.
Activates controls to apply electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, or
mechanical power and subject test item to successive steps in test cycle.
Monitors controls and instruments, records
test data, analyzes data and makes recommendations.
Utilizes an advanced understanding of
controls and instrumentation, including programming capabilities.
Independently provides advanced data
analysis to ensure quality, uncover trends and make recommendations.
Collaborates with engineers regarding data
analysis and conclusions.
Compiles data, presents reports with
findings and makes recommendations to customers for improvement.
Accurately documents test results, data
analysis and recommendations in formal reports.
May prepare specifications for fabrication,
assembly, and installation of apparatus and control instrumentation used to
test mechanical, electrical, electromechanical, hydromechanical, or structural
May fabricate precision parts for test apparatus, using metalworking
machines such as lathes, milling machines, and welding equipment, or interprets
specifications for workers fabricating parts.
Leads, drives and participates in Continuous Improvement
activities--processes, results and cost savings using CI tools and methodology.
Provides daily mentoring to all levels of technicians; orients, trains,
assigns and checks the work of lower level employees.
and conducts on-the-job training and technical self-study programs for career
all safety related policies, rules, regulations, technical instructions and guidelines;
situational awareness and identify unsafe behaviors and conditions.
with 5S and housekeeping standards
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, & Behaviors Required:
Advanced knowledge of internal combustion engine,
diesel/gas engines, test cell operations or data collection systems.
Ability to operate PC or PDP11 controlled
Design knowledge of Pro-E.
Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and
Tolerancing (GD & T).
Proven ability to work successfully with computers, including Microsoft
Outstanding communication skills for interaction
with other team members, customers, and management.
Ability to speak effectively before groups of
customers and other ATS employees.
Ability to write and develop reports, present
findings to customers and upper management, and field questions about
Demonstrated ability to mentor and coach others.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technology or equivalent field with 5
years of testing experience; or, 10 years of experience in specific
Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
The employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger,
handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
The employee frequently is required to walk
and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
employee is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or
move up to 30 pounds.
abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and
ability to adjust focus.
environment noise level is loud.
Job: Maintenance and Repair