Equipment Technician - Electrical
Posted on: April 18, 2019
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Technician - Electrical Northville Position Summary: Equipment
Technician - Electrical is responsible for the preparation,
support, troubleshooting and basic operation of testing equipment.
This includes supporting equipment calibration, instrumentation,
and measurement equipment with installation, set up,
troubleshooting, monitoring and tracking. The incumbent must be
able to use a computer to monitor measurement equipment, prepare
reports, analyze or sort data, monitor appointments / meetings, and
communicate using e-mail. Position Responsibilities: Performs
electrical, measurement, mechanical, and related support for Test
Benches and test related equipment, as required by Engineering,
internal and external customers. Responsible for using
instrumentation transducers (i.e. accelerometers, displacement
transducers, pressure transducers, data recorders, speed pick-ups,
thermocouples, and microphones) and measurement equipment (i.e.
computer, software, amplifiers, data acquisition systems) to
complete assigned work. Visually inspects, troubleshoots and tests
electrical systems or equipment, using an oscilloscope, voltmeter,
ammeter, or other equipment to determine faults. Fabricates and
installs prototypes (wiring harnesses or other equipment) and tests
their operation. Performs Testing on Bench Electrical Systems and
is knowledgeable of hardware and software interaction (ontactors,
relays, multiple voltage Systems) Operation of Test benches for
standard programs (Spin Box, HCU, Zwick, etc?) and troubleshooting.
Responsible for Troubleshooting and Preventative Maintenance of
Test Benches (Electrical/Mechanical) Instrumentation and
measurement systems support. Servicing and troubleshooting of
electrically integrated vehicle systems (MHEV, HEV, PHEV, etc) and
components (confirmation of safe conditions) Supports and
coordinates Test bench and Equipment Calibration Supports and
develops processes that improve quality and engineering processes.
Develops and manages electrical measurement guidelines that improve
testing and engineering processes. Participates in continuous
improvement programs supporting team efforts. Maintains
professional and technical knowledge by attending educational
workshops, formal training, reviewing professional publications,
establishing and expanding professional networks, and participating
in professional societies. Ensures departmental compliance with all
ZF, environmental, safety, and TS16949 policies and procedures.
Performs other duties as assigned. Essential Skills and Experience:
High School Diploma or GED 2-5+ years of experience in electrical
or related field. Knowledge of electrical measurement techniques
for hydraulic and mechanical signals Knowledge of testing software
within test bench and in-vehicle testing environments Familiarity
with electrical measurement software and hardware Familiarity with
data acquisition systems, data analysis, and data processing
Proficient with Microsoft Office software Ability to interface with
cross-functional teams and all levels of personnel/management
Strong problem solving and analytical skills Good Interpersonal,
communication, and written skills Ability to manage multiple
responsibilities Preferred Skills and Experience: A.S. in
Electrical Engineering or related field (i.e. Electronics
Engineering). Formal training and/or related certifications.
Knowledge of Automotive Electrical Systems and Components Knowledge
of Automotive systems (Engine, Drive Train, Communication Systems)
High Voltage Experience Experience with workshop diagnostic tools
Experience with automotive network communication tools (i.e. Inca,
CANalyser, V-Spy, etc.) Experience in the automotive industry
German and/or Spanish language skills ZF North America, Inc.
provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and
applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national
origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status,
amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with
applicable federal, state and local laws. ZF North America, Inc.
complies with applicable state and local laws governing
non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the
company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and
conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring,
placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves
of absence, compensation, and training. ZF North America, Inc.
expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based
on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information,
disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the
ability of ZF North America, Inc. employees to perform their
expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.
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