Electronics Test Technician in Sterling, Virginia at OTT Hydromet

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job ID: OTT000102

About Us

INSIGHTS FOR EXPERTS


OTT HydroMet delivers valuable insights for experts in water and weather applications. Proudly formed from seven strong brands: OTT, Lufft, Kipp & Zonen, SUTRON, ADCON, HYDROLAB® and MeteoStar, OTT HydroMet offers the combined strength and expertise of leaders in the water quality, quantity, surface weather, solar radiation measurement and telemetry fields with over 500 years of combined experience.


OTT HydroMet, as part of the Environmental and Applied Sciences segment, is a proud Danaher company.



OTT HydroMet is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.



Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:

We are seeking a talented Electronics Test Technician with experience in testing and troubleshooting electronic boards and equipment. Selected individual will conduct a variety of electronic and electromechanical tests on electronic systems, subassemblies and parts to ensure operation in accordance with specification. In addition, an Electronics Test Technician applies knowledge of electronic principles in determining equipment malfunctions and applies skills to ensure equipment is in quality operation.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 
  • Rigorous testing of electronic equipment and boards using company software. 
  • Manual and automatic test the electronic circuits. 
  • Perform rework and update software to current version. 
  • Debug circuit boards.
  • Diagnose and isolate malfunction to component level with use of schematic and troubleshooting guides. 
  • Perform functions associated with all manufacturing operations including set-up, calibration, and analysis and troubleshooting of circuits, components and electronic assemblies. 
  • Utilize test equipment, PC workstation and tools such as DVM, signal generator, multimeter, frequency counter, oscilloscope, DC power supply, solder workstation, power screwdriver. 

Job Requirements



Qualifications

  • Associate's degree in electronic field and/or equivalent technical experience
  • Willing to work and passion for learning
  • Minimum six months of experience 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. 
  • Must be able to constantly operate a computer and other office productivity machinery
WORK ENVIRONMENT:  

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

The duties listed in job descriptions are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change. The purpose of this description is to assist in ADA compliance and is not intended for other purposes such as collective bargaining, or compensation.

PRE-EMPLOYMENT TESTING: 
External hiring into this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check and possible credit history review.

OTT HydroMet is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Danaher Corporation Overview

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