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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Test Technician

Location: 

Gray Court, SC, US

Req ID 26367 | Gray Court, United States

  

Position Summary: The Test Technician is responsible for the preparation and monitoring of tests of prototype transmissions and components per customer requirements with the test lab. These tests include but are not limited to: transmission/clutch/engine dynamometer durability testing, components testing, mechatronic testing, vehicle test runs, transmission/clutch teardown and evaluation, and inspection equipment evaluation for all product lines. This individual will also be using spreadsheet, word, and data table capabilities of the latest computer software.

 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Perform various testing activities for all automatic transmission validation processes on-site and at the customer site to support development testing.
  • Assemble and disassemble all ZF automatic transmission and clutch assemblies and subassemblies as well test equipment retrofitting mechanically and electrically.
  • Responsible for the maintenance and service of equipment and tools.
  • Maintain department measurement equipment and ensure timely and proper calibration of all devices.
  • Maintains all vehicles in the vehicle fleet including scheduling, routine maintenance, and service.
  • Visually inspects and tests electrical system or equipment, using testing devices such as oscilloscope, voltmeter, and ammeter etc. to determine malfunctions.
  • Install and configure measurement equipment; troubleshoot equipment if issues arise.
  • Measure, cut, and install framework and conduit to support and connect wiring, control panels, and junction boxes, using hand tools
  • Create wiring harnesses, cables, break-out boxes, or other components as needed; maintain sufficient stock and purchases electronic components to support such activities.
  • Support the product testing team for all tests and customer validation processes.
  • Compile complete records of tests and conduct tests following precise procedures and specifications.
  • Communicate test results and out-of-tolerance results to engineering in a timely manner as requested.
  • Support product development with timely in-vehicle tests.

 

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2-5+ years of related experience and or training in product development/testing
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
  • Experience with engineering assembly and component drawings
  • Experience of working in a machine shop with basic knowledge of machining, drilling, and fabrication
  • Experience in GD&T with high tolerances
  • Working knowledge of testing practices, test benches, and hydraulics theory
  • Familiarity with powertrain product specifications
  • Ability to learn computer-controlled measurement machines

 

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Associate’s Degree 
  • Formal training and/or related certifications

 

Be part of our ZF team as Test Technician and apply now!

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENTTo harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to our company.Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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