Testing Engineer





This position provides hands-on technical and testing expertise throughout all phases of the product lifecycle by evaluating product performance and determining whether applicable test criteria have been achieved. This is a versatile position that blends a variety of engineering disciplines, knowledge, and experiences.

 

A core element for success at Master Spas is having a hands-on, collaborative approach, where you connect seamlessly with team members throughout the organization to build long-lasting, win-win solutions. Having a passion to learn, grow, and adapt is essential at Master Spas, so your highly developed interpersonal skills and social intelligence are just as important to us as your technical abilities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

The essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

·        Lead hands-on, practical product evaluations by studying standards, proposing processes, building test apparatuses, performing tests, documenting findings, and making recommendations

·        Perform routine testing (such as energy efficiency and corrosion) in addition to one-off testing for new projects

·        Report on and work to resolve any issues that arise during testing

·        Verify that tests comply with specifications, codes, standards, and requirements, and are not deviating from predetermined criteria throughout the testing process

·        Ensure tests meet all intended goals, and are completed on time, on budget, and within scope

·        Complete test reports in an accurate, thorough, and timely manner

·        Create relevant test plans, procedures, documents, reports, and forms to support the testing process and define best practices

·        Champion the selection, setup, operation, calibration, and maintenance of testing equipment

·        Own the 5S cleanliness and organizational initiatives for the Test Lab

·        Oversee the calibration, scheduling, and maintenance of all Test Lab equipment

·        Support the logging process and upkeep for First Articles and Samples

·        Assist with Design Engineering and R&D projects as needed, and collaborate with other technicians, engineers, and production personnel to support a wide variety of other projects and business needs

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

·        Associate or Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering or Technical Discipline (equivalent work experience will also be considered in lieu of degree)

·        Ability and desire to work both in the office and hands-on in the Test Lab

·        Demonstrated mechanical aptitude, logical reasoning, and understanding of units of measure

·        Proven ability to use common shop tools, measuring devices, test equipment, and lab tools, such as CNCs, screw guns, saws, drills, routers, calipers, tape measures, gauges, meters, sensors, etc.

·        Practical understanding and application of physical connectivity methods, structural mechanics, fluid dynamics, and heat transfer

·        Working knowledge, understanding, and application of engineering, manufacturing, and quality best practices and processes, such as FMEA and Design for Manufacturing

·        Familiarity with electrical devices, principles, and standards is a plus (variable frequency drives, automation systems, programming logic, National Electric Code, UL/CE certification, etc.)

·        Willingness to work overtime and/or travel when necessary to complete a project

·        Effective written and oral communication skills, with the ability to clearly explain ideas both visually and verbally

·        Creative and inventive problem solver

·        Strong follow through and willingness to take responsibility for tasks through to completion

·        Positive attitude, with a desire to learn and improve every day

·        Thrives in a fast-paced, rapidly changing, collaborative, team-focused environment

·        Microsoft suite of products (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and especially Excel)

·        Familiarity with AutoCAD, SolidWorks, PDM software, and 3D scanning is a plus

JOB TYPE:
Full Time

SCHEDULE:

Mon-Thurs 7:00am-5:00pm with an hour unpaid lunch & Friday 8:00am-12:00pm

COMPENSATION:

Based on experience