General Electric Test Lab Technician in Charleroi, Pennsylvania
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The Test Lab Technician will be responsible for final inspection and testing of high voltage switchgear, including a variety of electronic, mechanical, electro-mechanical, and electrical tests to ensure unit functions according to specifications and standards or to determine cause of unit failure.
As the Test Lab Technician, you will:
Test functional performance of circuit breakers, including electrical and mechanical functions, leak tests, high voltage tests, and visual and dimensional inspections Perform mechanical adjustment operations on circuit breaker components, linkages, and operating mechanisms
Compare results with specifications, records test data, and prints test results
Perform electrical trouble-shooting and minor repairs, including the replacing of defective wiring and electrical components, and mechanical repairs
Frequently required to support production during repair procedures
Analyze test results on defective units and reports on nonconforming products
Confer with engineers, technicians, production personnel, and others regarding testing procedures and results and to resolve problems
Review test reports from other test technicians and maintains the test reports files
Calibrate test instruments according to specifications
Perform maintenance and repair procedures on electrical and mechanical test equipment, gas handling equipment, and test facilities
Ensure the product will meet customer requirement in regards for finished goods
Document work performed by filling out proper forms
Associates Degree in Electronics Engineering Technology or equivalent
Minimum of one year related experience in quality control testing or electrical panel wiring
- Ability and willingness to work flexible schedules (1st & 2nd Shift)
Ability to read and interpret documents such as IEEE and IEC test standards, inspection and test procedures, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
Ability to read and interpret documents such as IEEE and IEC circuit breaker and test standards, inspection and test procedures, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
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Locations: United States; Pennsylvania; Charleroi
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.