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Electronic Lab Technician - 58809 in Syracuse, NY at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/11/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51228

Our client in Syracuse, New York is seeking an Electronic Lab Technician.

NO CORP-TO-CORP SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED FOR THIS POSITION.  Applicants must be able to work directly for Fast Switch as a W2 Employee (US Citizens and all other parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply).


Key Attractions: 
• Control and influence on multi-million dollar new product development projects for products used around the globe. 
• Oversee and participate in development of new test methods and equipment to automate test data collection to provide measurable productivity increases using applications such as LabView. 
• Provide results for both Advanced Engineering concepts and New Product Development projects. 
• Work with Certification Engineers and 3rd Party Approval Agencies from around the globe to test and certify products for use in hazardous environments. 
Principle Accountabilities: 
This position has responsibility to plan, conduct, and provide analysis of electrical and/or mechanical laboratory test projects in accordance with established procedures. Position reports to the Laboratory Supervisor. Under general supervision, the incumbent will work with Engineering Department personnel to assist in the development, preparation, measurement, and data collection as necessary. 

Basic Qualifications: 
• Associate’s degree from an accredited institution 
• 2 years of experience in electronic/mechanical testing 

Position Criteria: 
• Detail-oriented 
• High level of integrity 
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills 
• Able to work well with people across multiple functions 
• Strong communication and presentation skills 
• Ability to interpret engineering drawings and documentation 

Preferred Qualifications: 
• Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering 
• Knowledge of the principles of electrical and/or mechanical engineering and drafting practices and procedures 
• Familiarity with characteristics of materials, inspection and test methods 
• Mechanical and electrical aptitude for constructing and preparing test samples in accordance with standard procedures 
• Experience with Lab View based equipment 
• Knowledge of Third Party standards (UL, NEC, CSA, ATEX)

Fast Switch, Ltd. is a high-growth IT staffing firm, with headquarters in Dublin, Ohio and with offices serving the Columbus, Detroit, Boston, Cincinnati, Minneapolis, Phoenix, Hartford, Los Angeles, Tucson, San Francisco, Denver, and Cleveland metropolitan areas.  We have a staff of over 780 associates and have experienced growth while remaining profitable.

Compensation can vary depending on experience and capability, plus benefits which include healthcare, dental, and vision insurance, long term disability coverage, and 401(k) with match and IMMEDIATE vesting.  Our benefits package, in this day and age, is superb.

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