Adecco Engineering and Technical has a current job opportunity for a Test Technician on a ONE YEAR contract with a leading company in Schenectady NY 12345.
The right candidate will have experience with and knowledge of the principles of electrical and mechanical systems.
The test technician is responsible to the technical leader and lead technicians, and management in directing and performing test functions related to fully assembled generators, turbines, turbine-generator components, turbine rotors, and generator fields and the operation of the high-speed balance facilities. In addition to these duties, the technician is also responsible for aiding in the preparation and running of special development tests for engineering and aiding the test technical leader and lead technician in directing the work of test and assembly personnel as required by management.
Summary of Work Responsibilities
Direct & aid bargaining unit personnel, contract personnel, and engineers in the preparation of generators and steam turbines for running tests.
Responsible for the high-speed balance on rotors and fields. Direct & aid bargaining unit personnel in the preparation of turbine rotors and generator fields for high-speed balance.
Operate the generator test stand and balance facilities applying stringent regulations related to the safety of personnel, product and facilities.
Utilize all computer equipment and instrumentation for checkout and control of facility systems in accordance with proper procedures.
Audit and validate all data for completeness and quality.
Conduct an expedient balance program. Maintain the paperwork as required by the process being performed.
Complete various assigned projects and special individual duties as required by the test technical leader, lead off shift technician, and management.
Willingness to work extensive overtime, which could include long shifts and weekends.
2 year Technical Degree, Apprentice Program Graduate, or equivalent experience.
Experience with and knowledge of the principles of electrical and mechanical equipment.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Knowledge of generators and generator electrical testing.
Effective written and verbal communication skills
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