Engineering - Lab Technician I

Location: North Haven, Connecticut
Posted On: 8/9/2017
Job Code: EngTec_CT_2132
Job Description
Job Title: Engineering - Lab Technician I
Location: North Haven CT 06473
Duration: 06 months

This position works in collaboration with the System Test Group and R&D Engineers to perform testing on new and existing products; and generate and analyze data in a lab or product development setting. Working under general supervision and within defined parameters, perform and monitor experiments; perform data acquisition and collection; write testing protocols and reports
This technician must have the flexibility, skill and temperament to work in a fast pace product development environment. The technician must be able to work in a team environment, be detailed oriented and be able to communicate clearly

Essential Functions:
• Provide input to engineers to assist in the development of test protocols and prototype builds.
• Capable of developing fixtures, test equipment and test methods to meet engineering requirements.
• Perform mechanical and electrical testing to evaluate new and existing products.
• Generate and analyze test data, and report results per departmental procedures.
• Prepare and operate various lab equipment such as Instron mechanical testers, diameter gauges, visual inspection, autoclaves, etc.
• May serve as an extended team member for engineering team meetings.
• Adhere to safety policies and procedures.
• May provide guidance to peers.

Education Required:
Associates Degree or Technical Certificate and 1 year relevant experience; or a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
Previous medical device experience a plus.

Required Skills/Qualifications:
• Working knowledge of a specialized or technical field relevant to position and experience with lab equipment.
• Mechanical and Mathematical aptitude.
• Ability to grasp technical subjects.
• Data Acquisition in a lab setting.
• Knowledge of engineering practices, product safety and root cause analysis.
• Computer programming – Labview or other languages. Knowledge of Minitab, ProE or an equivalent design tool is preferred.
• Proficient in MS Word, Excel.
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
LabView, Minitab, ProE, Engineering Technician, Biomedical Technician, Electronic Technician

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Shubhro Biswas