Test Lab technician in Norcross, GA at Arconic

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Norcross, GA
  • Job Type:
    Research
  • Experience:
    0 to 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/13/2018

Job Description

The primary function of the Test Lab Technician is to execute test plan tasks associated with R&D and New Product Testing. This position may lead toward a career path to a Test Engineer position.

Major Activities/Key Challenges

Set-up, equipment rigging and running of industry standard and ad hoc testing
Collection of test data and analysis
General maintenance and calibration of testing equipment
Assembly and installation of materials for certified and proof of concept testing
Travel to outside labs, as necessary, to assist with installation and witness testing
Practice and enforce Arconic’s safety policies to ensure a safe work environment

Essential Knowledge & Skills/Education

Associates in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering or Building Construction Sciences
Experience in laboratory environment (building products preferred)
Knowledge of fenestration products within the building industry
Knowledge and operational skills of basic power tools and hand tools including drills, saws and basic bench hand tools
Able to lift materials up to 40 pounds shoulder height, using proper lifting techniques

Basic Qualifications

Associate technical degree in engineering discipline such as mechanical, civil, structural or building/construction sciences Basic computer skills with knowledge of Word, Excel, Lotus Notes, Autodesk software (Auto CAD, Inventor)

Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.


Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree