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Mechanical Tester - 58712 in Highland, IL at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/1/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51057

Our client in Highland, Illinois is seeking a Mechanical Tester. 

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).


1-3 years Experience in role. 

Job Summary: 
This position works in the Mechanical Test Lab performing production and prototype mechanical testing, documentation and problem resolution. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 
• Perform required product testing using a variety of equipment and record results in order to maintain compliance with internal and 3rd Party Standards. 
• Perform manual load testing using steel weights. 
• Create reports with Microsoft Excel to capture product test results. 
• Maintain work areas. 
• Develop prototypes from mechanical drawings. 
• Provide support in the resolution of product complaints and/or safety issues. 

Minimum Requirements: 
• Dependable 
• Safe Worker 
• Good Communicator 
• Lift Requirement – 50 lbs. 
• Physical Shape – will be on feet all day and will handle a large amount of weight per day
• Strong mechanical aptitude 
• Knowledge of Tools 

Preferred Qualifications 
• Computer Skills – Microsoft Excel 
• Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings 
• Ability to use measurement devices

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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