Electrical Test Technician
Posted on: July 18, 2021
of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose: to
make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place. Science
is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about
seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our
work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud
that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion
and excellence. UL stands at the forefront of technological
advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to
foster innovation and positive change. Satisfying? Yes. Exciting?
our Appliances, HVAC and Lighting (AHL) division, our vision is to
enable safe and high performing products to enter the global
markets by providing industry leading safety, performance and
expert services to our clients. AHL has over 1,000 employees
globally and serves manufacturers and retailers in eleven segments
- Major Domestic Appliances, Food Service Equipment, Power Tools,
Controls, HVAC, Lighting, Water Quality products, and
our global footprint continues to grow, we are looking for an
Electrical Technician to join our Major Appliances Lab Team in
an Electrical Technician, you will operate machines that may
include furnaces, ovens, hydraulic equipment, electrical test
equipment, temperature indicating devices, tensile testers,
analytical balances, meters, hand tools, and special laboratory
equipment such as oscilloscopes, spectrometers, environmental
chambers with consoles, and radiation measuring devices to perform
test samples and read measuring instruments, blueprints,
schematics, wiring diagrams, and operational
and test performance, provide feedback regarding issues and/or
problems with test and data sheets and reviews test and
construction data with supervisor.
build and/or adapt setup and test equipment to new situations,
based on data sheets and instructions from engineering department
designated machines that may include furnaces, ovens, hydraulic
equipment, electrical test equipment, temperature indicating
devices, tensile testers, analytical balances, meters, hand tools,
personal computer, and special laboratory equipment such as
oscilloscopes, spectrometers, environmental chambers with consoles,
and radiation measuring devices. Perform routine maintenance of
designated test equipment and laboratory area.
instructions from and reports data to engineers and other
laboratory personnel. May communicate with clients during the setup
and performance of a test to demonstrate or otherwise illustrate
equipment test methods and/or to discuss test results.
with UL field representatives to discuss additional follow-up
tests, samples, equipment, methods and/or results.
observed or calculated data on appropriate UL forms and prepares
data sheets and reports, as directed.
continuous improvement concepts and techniques into all aspects of
train staff in specific test methods.
other duties as directed.
- Associates degree
or Vocational certification required.
- Experience with
household appliances preferred.
- Ability to lift
50+ lbs assisted and unassisted.
- Basic fundamental
knowledge of Electrical/Electronic circuits.
- Basic knowledge
and use of workshop tools.
communication skills and ability to interact with
- Basic computer
skills including MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.
For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making
the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our
business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in
everything we do.
Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and
you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is
possible is the standard at UL. We’re able to deliver the
best because we employ the best.
work: Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate
the next innovation that our customers’ create. We’re inspired to
take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and
play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get
international experience working with colleagues around the
& achieve: We learn, work and grow together with targeted
development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very
own UL University that offers extensive training programs for
employees at all stages, including a technical training track for
Rewards: All employees at UL are eligible for bonus compensation.
UL offers a generous 401k matching structure of up to 5% of
eligible pay. Additionally, we invest an additional 4% into your
retirement saving fund after your first year of continuous
employment. We provide Healthcare Reimbursement Accounts and Health
Savings Accounts that UL contributes to twice per year! We also
provide employees with paid time off including vacation, holiday,
sick and volunteer time off.
at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive
in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This
is our normal.
To learn more about us and the work we do, visit ul.com
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