Tester - 2nd Shift - Reading, PA
Job Type: Not Specified
GAI-Tronics owned by Hubbell Incorporated, is the world's largest company focused on the communication needs of the world's industrial markets. Founded in 1946, GAI-Tronics' earliest products set the industry standard for durability and reliability. While maintaining our commitment to the principles of quality and customer service, today's GAI-Tronics aggressively applies leading edge technology to solve the world's most challenging communication needs, and is backed by stability, reputation, and financial strength of Hubbell Incorporated, a worldwide leader in electrical and electronic products. Standing behind all those accomplishments are our people. It is this talent that we consider to be our company's greatest asset.
3030 Kutztown Road
Reading, PA 19605
Under minimal supervision, perform inspection and test of production product quality in accordance with established procedures and time limitations. Distinguishing traits include: ability to work more independently, demonstrate a greater comprehension of electronic circuitry, and possess greater testing and troubleshooting capabilities.
Duties and Responsibilities
Perform visual and electrical inspections and tests of products and subassemblies, in accordance with established test procedures and workmanship standards.
Develop a working knowledge of the names and mechanical appearance of various electronic components, materials, and electronic measuring equipment:
- perform electrical set-ups from drawings and electric diagrams using various types of electronic measuring equipment
Accurately document information on all inspections and tests on appropriate QA reporting forms:
- router sheets
- time sheets
- failure reports
Interpret bills of materials, written test procedures, assembly drawings, and engineering documentation:
- ability to read schematics and accurately interpret them with minimal assistance
- perform data retrieval on a computer terminal
Perform troubleshooting tasks, accurately documenting all defect information on Product Failure Reports
Collaborate with Quality Engineering to resolve problems regarding test fixtures, equipment, and test procedures during prototype and released production product builds
Perform other duties as assigned
Skills and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent; previous electronics experience helpful. Ability to lift 50 lbs. and transport, good mobility. Must be able to distinguish and identify different components/part colors. Must be able to successfully distinguish between various test equipment signals and test indicators. Able to sit or stand for prolong periods of time. Able to utilize hand-truck.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and reach with hands and arms.
Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.