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Jacobs ELECTRONIC CALIBRATION TECHNICIAN in Allen Park, Michigan

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Your Impact:

$1500. SIGNING BONUS

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 motor sports community.

Electrified Powertrain Integration Center (EPIC) calibration technician role will be split between the EPIC Build / Fabrication group and the EPIC Calibration team. You will flex between the two groups dependent on workload. Excellent organizational skills are a must.

B ecoming safety certified to perform high voltage electrical and mechanical tests is required upon start-up.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Core tasks include day to day calibration and repair of basic electronic systems related to test equipment.

  • Accurate and timely completion of instrumentation calibrations, repairs, and builds.

  • Accurate documentation and database entry on a daily basis

  • Plan calibration schedule and facilitate communication with operations team

  • Calibrate pressure transducers, transmitters, current shunts, battery cyclers, load cells, and handheld/bench top test instruments such as multimeters, process calibrators, thermometers, etc…

  • Maintain instrumentation equipment, in a state of readiness, to support test programs.

  • Operational test support through troubleshooting and root cause analysis

  • Ability to work independently, be highly organized, self-motivated with the ability to adapt to an ever-changing work environment.

  • Ability to think through a situation and see the “big picture”. How do your actions affect the client, fellow employees, and data deliverables.

  • Forward thinking – adapting the facility for the technology of the future

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

This position is full-time. Technicians are employees of Jacobs. This is NOT a contract position. You will be eligible for our generous benefit package, including health insurance, dental, vision, generous PTO, paid holidays, 401K, stock purchase plan, and tuition reimbursement.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

$1500. SIGNING BONUS

Qualifications:

  • 2 years of experience working with instrumentation

  • Technical understanding of data acquisition and instrumentation interface / communication

  • Operational knowledge of instrumentation equipment related to test systems

  • Must be able to read and interpret technical literature, manufacturer’s specifications, and calibration certifications.

  • Ability to develop and interpret reports and calibration metrics.

  • Experience with computer based database applications.

  • Positive attitude and strong desire to excel

  • Ability to create, read and interpret electrical schematics a plus

Desired

  • Associates Degree in electrical, controls, or electronics engineering is a plus

  • Laboratory test experience with demonstrated ability to set-up and run automated testing

  • An understanding of vehicle powertrain, power supply, and vehicle electrical system operation with an emphasis on High Voltage / HEV / BEV applications a plus

  • A working knowledge of instrumentation measurement systems, particularly transducers and their operation – temperature, pressure, fluid flow, et al.

  • Fabrication skills a strong plus

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf) .

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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