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Marine Power Test Technician

Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) Metairie ,LA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

FTS is seeking a Test Technician with a minimum of 3 years of experience in quality testing of automation and power distribution systems, including switchgear. In addition to having the required technical skills as noted below, qualified candidates will be customer-service oriented and have a desire to develop into leadership and training role. Candidates must possess both general and technical reading, writing, verbal, math and analytical skills conducive to a technical/engineering environment.

 

Summary:  Participates in day-to-day test, troubleshooting, repair activities of electrical, electronic, mechanical and electromechanical equipment.  Applies basic/advanced knowledge and skills in performing and executing engineering test procedures to satisfaction of all stakeholders involved.

 

Basic / primary responsibilities

·         Testing of switchgear utilized in the marine/ maritime industry

·         Test power systems by process of requirements of major programs within power, propulsion and controls department.

·         Execute testing procedures for major programs, as designed/written by Engineering department.

·         Communicate and collaborate with company technical community to ensure the quality of  deliverables.

·         Communicate and collaborate with Field Service/Test team to share/coordinate testing resources.

·         Collect test, measurement and process data used in monitoring, qualifying and verifying product conformance.

·         Promote a safe, professional and cooperative work environment.

·         The candidate can expect to assist in the QA/QC dept as needed, depending on demand.

 

Education/Experience:

·         Must have experience testing MCCs, switchgear and power systems

·         Whereas a degree from a reputable educational institution is desirable, three or more years related experience and/or training or

·         Equivalent combination of education and experience in electrical distribution, monitoring and controls systems, preferably from military, industrial or marine background.

·         Previous exposure to and/or knowledge of OSHA and ABS standards a plus.

 

Qualifications/ Specific Skills:

·         Familiarity with basic and specialized test and measuring equipment (mechanical and electrical) is expected. 

·         Familiarity with basic and specialized hand tools and shop practices is also expected.

·         Familiarity with basic electrical/electronic theory is essential. 

·         Familiarity with technical drawings (assembly and schematic) is essential.  Basic familiarity with mechanical assembly is helpful.

·         Basic familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite is essential. 

·         Ability to utilize Internet and Intranet applications, as well as, exposure to AutoCAD LT and/or other technical s/w applications is desirable.

·         Candidate must possess both general and technical reading, writing, verbal, math and analytical skills conducive to a technical/engineering environment.

·         Basic PLC programming experience and Field Service skills are also desirable.

 

Work Environment/ Physical Demands:

·         While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather); work near moving mechanical parts; work in high, precarious places and outdoor weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and risk of electrical shock.

 

·         While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 60 pounds.

Company Description
Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) is a leading provider of professional and technical talent placement services, including modified retained search, direct hire, contract-to-hire, short and long-term contract, and payroll services.

With talent acquisition resources available throughout the US, FTS serves a diverse cross-section of companies and employees who demand the personal attention of a local business, while valuing access to a wide range of career resources under one roof, including:

• Engineering and Design
• Program/ Project Management
• Estimating/Scheduling and Planning
• Quality Assurance /Quality Control
• Contract Administration
• Supply Chain Management
• Testing and Trials
• Information Technology
• Health, Safety & Environmental
• Human Resources
• Accounting/Finance
• Technical Sales/Business Development
• And more...

Our Core Values
We are a Relationship-Based Company
Growth & Retention are Imperative
People are our Greatest Asset

Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS)

Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) is a leading provider of professional and technical talent placement services, including modified retained search, direct hire, contract-to-hire, short and long-term contract, and payroll services. With talent acquisition resources available throughout the US, FTS serves a diverse cross-section of companies and employees who demand the personal attention of a local business, while valuing access to a wide range of career resources under one roof, including: • Engineering and Design • Program/ Project Management • Estimating/Scheduling and Planning • Quality Assurance /Quality Control • Contract Administration • Supply Chain Management • Testing and Trials • Information Technology • Health, Safety & Environmental • Human Resources • Accounting/Finance • Technical Sales/Business Development • And more... Our Core Values We are a Relationship-Based Company Growth & Retention are Imperative People are our Greatest Asset

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Metairie, LA
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