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Sr. Manufacturing Technician

  • Location: Shelton, Fairfield, Connecticut
  • Salary: 1-40.52 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Start Date: 2021-11-01
  • Job Ref: 21-23581
End Date 4/30/22, possible extensions

Shift/Schedule 6am to 2:30pm Monday Friday, OT with possible weekends

Key Responsibilities:
Calibrate highly complex equipment and see that test records are properly maintained.
Perform troubleshooting and repair of microprocessors based electronics.
Perform initial functional testing of both in-process and completed products.
Operate electrical and optical test equipment, including meters, scopes, and computer controlled testing.
Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair test failures.
Complete Manufacturing and R&D testing tasks under engineering direction.
Position, align and locate parts in relationship to each other in jigs and fixtures.
Assemble multi-level electro-mechanical sub-assemblies into complex assemblies using a variety of hand tools.
Safely use compressed gasses including cylinder setup and operation on a daily basis.
The ability to set up, configure, and test hardware and software products
Functional testing and analysis of newly developed products to ensure operation and reliability
Assembling and disassembling test configurations as necessary
Be willing to learn new technologies and procedures to remain current with industry standards and new products
Functional testing and analysis of newly developed products to ensure operation and reliability
Other assignments as assigned.
Perform process training with employees.

Basic Qualifications:
ISO experience
High School Diploma
BS or AS in engineering or electronics a plus

Preferred Qualifications:
Prior experience in a GMP manufacturing environment is preferred.
General understanding of machinery and mechanics is advantageous.
Lean manufacturing experience a plus
General PC skills and experience with MS Office (Word/Excel)
Knowledge of SAP (or similar) a plus
Experience designing, building, and/or debugging Electrical & Electro-Mechanical assemblies desired, as well as knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerance.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; requires interaction with managers, supervisors, engineers, and other hourly associates in a fast pace environment.
Ability to set-up and use basic hand tools and test fixtures.
Ability to assemble and align precision parts, requiring good manual dexterity.
Familiar with set up and operation of digital meters and oscilloscopes.
Understanding and ability to read and interpret Engineering drawings, schematics and technical documentation (mechanical, electrical, and gas flow).
Available to work overtime as needed.
Minimum 5 years experience in testing and calibration of microprocessor based instruments.

Physical Requirements & Expectations:
Lift, carry, push, and pull up to 40 lbs. unassisted and frequently bend, stoop, twist, climb, crouch/squat, kneel/crawl, sit and stand for long periods of time.
Be able to reach at, above and below shoulder level, flex/extend neck and have good hand and finger dexterity.
Specific vision abilities required by this job may include color, close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.