Function Test Technician

Job type:Contract to Perm
Salary/Rate:$23 - $32 per hour
Business Sector:Manufacturing
Job ref:GL36071652
Post Date:June 06, 2024
Lighthouse Professional Services, a division of Staffing 360 Solutions group of companies, has been providing contract and direct hire talent to client companies, ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 corporations for over 50 years. Our offices are in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts, and we work with clients across the country. Our management and recruiting teams are led by experienced industry professionals. We invest in excellent working partnerships, powered by people.

 We are currently seeking multiple Function Test Technician in Brooklyn, NY.
 Position Summary and Special Duties:

 As a (an) Function Test Technician your day-to-day duties will consist of and may not be limited to: 
  • Performs all aspects of work on rail cars being processed. This includes all electrical and mechanical troubleshooting, repairs, modifications, and any other duties requested by their supervisor.
  • Work on rail cars in the final assembly process. 
  • Use standard hand tools (wrenches, screwdrivers, sockets, etc.) along with his or her ability to perform basic troubleshooting utilizing multi-meters, clamp meters and PC based test/ diagnostic equipment. 
  • Read piping diagrams, mechanical drawings, technical manuals, and electrical schematics as required to accomplish the job assignment.
  • Perform test procedures on some the following systems: HVAC, Brakes, Propulsion, Communications systems, Toilet systems, Trainline systems, Sign systems, Automatic train control systems, general functional tests, Hipotential tests, Wining Continuity Tests, Pneumatic Leakage Tests, Dynamic Tests, Burn-in tests, etc.
  • Assist and support the engineering group on various engineering tests.
  • Interact directly with the customer on a regular basis and must have to ability to clearly communicate the intent and be confident in his or her assignment. 
  • Fill out all test record sheets, create rejection reports and any other documentation required for the job assigned.

     Job Qualifications:
  • Must have, at a minimum, the following:
  • Previous work experience in the electrical/ electronic testing field.
  • High school diploma or equivalent, technical school or associates in the electrical/ electronic engineering field preferred.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.
  • Ability to read and understand electrical schematics.
  • Ability to read and understand blue-prints and mechanical drawings.
  • Proficiency with all basic hand tools.
  • Ability to use a multi-meter, clamp meter and pc-based test equipment.
  • Ability to fill out all test record sheets and create rejection reports.
  • Must be proficient with the English measurement system and be able to learn the Metric measurement system within a specified amount of time.
  • Capable of working under pressure with specific deadlines.
  • Able to work flexible hours, any shift,
  • Ability to climb stairs and ladders, and able to lift, push, or pull a maximum of 40 lbs.
  • Comfortable working in a rail yard environment.
  • Willing to travel on business trips or field assignments.
  • Familiar with MS office applications.

     Duration: 6 months Temp to hire
     Location: Brooklyn, NY
     Salary: Salary $23 – 32hr. (depending on experience)
     Hours: 7am -4pm.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply immediately!
Along with a polished resume, kindly include your salary expectations and any relevant references.
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