Test Technician (4)

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  • Location:

    Billerica, United States

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  • Contact:

    Lissa Jerez

  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago


  • Schedules testing according to work orders and/or test schedule. Calibrates test instruments according to specifications.
  • Defines testing procedures and equipment used for testing.  Uses wiring diagrams, schematics, or other references to determine performance specifications. 
  • Inspects system components and manages calibration following specifications. 
  • Tests functional performance of systems, subassemblies and parts under specified conditions.
  • Connects unites to be tested to test equipment and reads dials or digital displays.  Compares test results with specifications and records or plots test results.
  • Analyzes test results on defective units to define cause of failure.
  • Replaces defective wiring or components using hand tools as necessary or records defects and returns it to the applicable function for repair.
  • Confers with engineers, technicians, production control, or manufacturing regarding testing procedures and results to resolve problems.
  • May write test procedures or computer programs to control testing specifications.
  • Provides training or demonstration of testing procedures to other workers, as needed.
  • Verifies the dimensions and alignment of parts using calipers, gauges, micrometers, or other tools.

Education and Experience:

  • High School graduate or equivalent; Associate’s degree or higher in a technical discipline preferred