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Jacobs Instrumentation Test Technician in Allen Park, Michigan

Critical Mission Solutions

Your mission is our mission.

We're invested in you and your success. Everything we do - whether Aerospace, Defense, Intelligence, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Nuclear, Automotive, or Telecommunications - is more than just a project. It's our challenge as human beings, too. That's why we bring a thoughtful and collaborative approach to every one of our partnerships.

It's our promise to challenge the status quo as we redefine how to solve the world's greatest challenges, and transform big ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.

Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed –today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:


  • Work with client to understand their needs and gather requirements, timing, etc.

  • Develop proposal/design that meets the needs of the client including electrical designs, parts quotes, fabrication plan, outsourcing plan, drawings, cost estimates, etc.

  • Review all proposals/designs with team lead and obtain approval before proceeding.

  • Perform, coordinate, oversee the work as required to insure the design is completed.

  • Develop testing requirements to insure the design meets the required intent.

Support the review of other team members’ designs for technical accuracy, efficiency, cost effectiveness and applicability.

Here’s What You’ll Need:


Position Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma

  • Ability to operate hand and power tools.

  • Knowledge of electronic fabrication and experience building wiring harnesses

  • Understanding of circuit design and experience troubleshooting electronics.

  • A candidate with a technical aptitude driven to get into the technical details of electrical designs and understand how they work

  • Strong technical aptitude specifically in the area of electrical signals and reading schematics

  • Knowledge of automotive electrical subsystems, sensors and wiring required

  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, etc.


  • Good organizational, interpersonal, and communication (verbal and written) skills

  • Ability to handle multiple simultaneous tasks, and adjust to changing requirements

  • High energy, self-starter, with ability and desire to take responsibility and deliver results with minimal supervision.

  • Ability and courage to effectively communicate key issues and recommendations to senior management

  • Ability to work within diverse environments

  • High integrity with good attitudeand strong work ethic

Take ownership of projects and ensure proper follow-up to completion

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.