Intertek Engineer - Hazloc in Cortland, New York

14986BR

Title:

Engineer - Hazloc

Job Description:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

This position is responsible for performing electrical testing and evaluation on a variety of products to the provisions of U.S., Canadian and other International product safety standards; writing reports; and communicating with clients.

EXAMPLES OF WORK

Listed examples are illustrative and representative of the tasks required of this position and are not intended to be complete or exclusive.

  • Under the guidance of a more senior engineer, conduct on and off site evaluation of products to determine compliance with applicable standard(s). To do this, Engineer must:

  • Read and determine applicability of national codes and standards clauses for the EUT (equipment under test);

  • Read and understand schematics and manufacturing instructions;

  • Validate the project scope and sample applicability;

  • Under scope of the project, identify and locate test instruments and equipment required for testing;

  • Follow established test plan;

  • Set up and operate EUT; perform and document simple repairs on EUT as needed;

  • Conduct thorough construction review; document results;

  • Perform testing of products in accordance with standards. Core tests include, but are not limited to: rating, leakage current, dielectric, temperature, pressure, stability, mechanical hazard, flammability, abnormal and fault insurance, rain, radiation, sound, laser.

  • Develop and set up test plans.

  • Set up and operate standard test equipment including, but not limited to, spectrum analyzer, oscilloscope, multi-meter, dielectric strength tester, ground continuity tester, digital multi-meter, surge generator, over-voltage tester, environmental condition chamber, articulated probes. Use hand tools to build/calibrate test fixtures.

  • Following sample handling procedures, ensure that sample is logged into and out of the system. Move equipment as needed through the facility. Properly package sample for shipment.

  • Compile test results during construction review and testing.Compile data and product description and type final report using established report shell.Submit report to reviewer for final approval.

  • Communicate project status and test results to client, sales personnel, and management throughout testing. Provide on-going support to clients as needed.

  • Within policy guidelines, identify, properly document, and recommend engineering judgments.

· Perform other work as required

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelors degree in engineering

  • 0-2 years directly related experience

  • Demonstrated experience with U.S., Canadian, and other International product safety standards, i.e., ANSI, CSA, UL, EN, IEC is a plus

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent organization and time management skills

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment

  • Prior project management experience is a plus

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions

  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables

  • Ability to make technical decisions and engineering judgments independently within established parameters

  • Microsoft Office expertise

· Ability to travel as business needs dictate

Auto req ID:

14986BR

Country:

United States

State or Province:

New York

City:

Cortland