Test Technician

Welcome, NC 27374

Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 94091 Branch: Direct Hire

Job Description

The Resource is seeking a Test Technician for our client, a major electrical equipment supplier, located in Welcome, NC! This is a permanent, Direct-Hire opportunity that offers a salary range of  $60,000- $64,000 per year (based on experience), and has a 1st shift schedule. The Test Technician would be responsible for product testing on specific assigned PCS (Power Control Systems) units and ensuring that it is fully tested in accordance with company procedures and standard industry practices. Duties also include demonstrating the assigned PCS switchgear for customers during onsite witness tests and complete hands-on testing and troubleshooting with testers and design engineers. Ideal candidates for this role should have a background in power, electronics, and computer networking. If you have relevant work experience ready to take the next step in your career, apply today!

Test, troubleshoot, correct and document wiring and functional problems in accordance with the wiring diagram
- Setup and perform PCS testing based on Sequence of Operation
- Interface with both production and engineering personnel to properly record and correct both physical and design nonconformance issues
- Configure and test PLC’s (Programmable Logic Controller) and power management networks
- Upload firmware and download parameters to control modules and other electronic components
- Set up electronic components and protective relays per vendor manuals
- Develop and build test simulations for customized PCS switchgear
- Serve as “technical” point person for test group on an assigned PCS unit
- In order to meet customer demands, the position is subject to daily and weekend overtime to complete PCS Projects
- Position works within standard PCS operating procedures and guidelines
- Position requires a moderate degree of supervision
- Promote a safe work environment
- Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

- Knowledge of electrical principals and power management
- Ability to read and follow schematics of complex electrical and mechanical circuits
- Knowledge of PLC interface and WonderWare programming strongly preferred
- Computer programming and networking skills are a strong plus
- 2-year Associates Degree in Power, Electronics, Computer Networking with 2-3 years relative experience; or 4 years of Military Training in Power, Electronics or Computer Networking.
- Detail oriented, excellent problem solving, skills results driven, Customer Focus, have the ability to learn on the fly, technical learning ability
- Computer programming and networking skills are a strong plus

Submit your resume online, or send directly to Jordan Milligan at jmilligan@theresource.com, to be considered for this position. For more information, please call our office at 336-970-5222.

While we appreciate all inquiries, only qualified candidates will be contacted for further information. 

Meet Your Recruiter

Jordan Milligan

Jordan is a Direct-Hire Recruiter at The Resource, with experience in all aspects of the recruiting process from sourcing to closing. He's passionate about helping companies find their next great hire, and takes pride in helping candidates advance their careers.

Jordan would love to hear from you if you're looking for a new opportunity or have a job opening at your company that needs to be filled quickly. Be sure to connect with him on LinkedIn too!

Hobby: Playing guitar, Favorite getaway: The Outer Banks, Favorite Childhood Book: Lemony Snicket's "A Series of Unfortunate Events" (as a kid, I read every single book in this series multiple times), Favorite Band: Toto, All-time Favorite Vacation Destination: Barcelona, Spain

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About Welcome, NC

Explore exciting career opportunities in and around Welcome, North Carolina! Nestled in the heart of the Tar Heel State, Welcome offers a perfect blend of small-town charm and big-city opportunities. Imagine starting your day with a scenic stroll around High Rock Lake or catching a performance at the renowned Hanesbrands Theatre. Indulge in the local delicacies like Lexington-style barbecue or spend weekends exploring historic landmarks such as the Tanglewood Park Arboretum. With a thriving arts scene, diverse cuisine options, and close proximity to major cities like Charlotte and Raleigh, Welcome, NC is a promising location for job seekers looking to grow their careers in a vibrant and welcoming community. Browse our job listings now and take the first step towards an exciting new chapter in your professional journey.