Test Technician
Jacobs Technology - Dearborn, MI

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Jacobs Technology is the advanced technology division of Jacobs Engineering, one of the nation's largest engineering and technical services-only companies. Jacobs is the world’s top supplier of automotive test facilities, providing a full range of services to commercial automotive industry customers. Customers include not only the world’s major vehicle providers and other original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), but also clients from the international motorsports community Our experience encompasses virtually every type of automotive test facility, including climatic and driveability wind tunnels; aerodynamic, acoustic, and thermodynamic wind tunnels; emissions test rooms; soak rooms; altitude chambers; engine and powertrain test cells; and electromagnetic anechoic chambers. We not only design and build these facility systems assets but also operate, maintain, and manage these facilities.

Conduct procedural and non-standard testing in the various labs at PFSL (Power train Fuel and Sub-systems laboratory). Work with vehicle power train and component subsystems to perform testing on all air, fuel and engine related parts. Set up test fixtures, run required tests and compile data in a presentable format. Perform quality assurance checks, interface with engineering/support activities and troubleshoot test equipment.
Work with requesters to meet all testing requirements using written and verbal methods of communication.

A High School Diploma or equivalent.

Working towards an Associates Degree in Automotive Technology or related field, is a plus.

Strong computer skills and good mechanical aptitude required.
Understanding of instrumentation used in an automotive test environment, such as pressure transducers, thermocouples, accelerometers, etc.
Good interpersonal, attitude, computer, oral and written skills.

Physical Requirements:
PPE required includes safety glasses, safety shoes, gloves, lab coats, and occasional hearing protection - 100%
Must be able to lift less than 50 lbs. - 10%
Climbing - 10%
High Noise Level in vibe lab, air flow and dyno cells - 100%

Work Environment:
Inside facility - 100%
Carcinogens (Fuel), moving/rotating parts, electrical hazards - 50%

Equipment and Machines:
Computer, Copier 75%
Overhead lifts (cranes), hand tools (air and manual) - 50%

Monday through Friday - 7:00 am to 3:30 pm
May need to transfer to another shift based on job requirements
Regular attendance and punctuality critical

Other Essential Functions:
Must take and pass a pre-employment drug test and a background test.

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