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Location: Batesburg-Leesville, South Carolina, United States
Job ID: R0006196
Date Posted: Dec 18, 2021
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Associate Tester/Technician who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is comfortable performing a wide range of tasks from administrative to strategic. The position is based in Batesburg, SC.

•    Comprehend test specifications and interpret drawings, schematics, wiring diagrams and engineering specifications for testing product.
•    Properly use semi-automatic testers and electronic and mechanical measuring/test equipment and fixtures, including routine maintenance, setup and programming etc.
•    Perform a variety of electrical, mechanical, and electromechanical inspections/tests for checking all the part/product characteristics using already documented engineering specifications. In cases of non-conformity, define cause, troubleshoot the unit to determine problem, correct problem, and retest
•    Record inspection/test results and test configuration in MES and/ or as designated by departmental and global procedures.
•    Utilizes experience, selects the best means to inspect/ troubleshoot/ test in the most efficient manner.
•    Inspects own work for accuracy (prefer IPC 610 certification) and completeness, highest quality standards, and compliance to HSE and Safety critical requirements

Required Skills/ Knowledge
•    0-3 years of experience with troubleshooting of printed circuit boards to the lowest component level (replacing capacitors, resistors, ic’s, power supplies etc) and effectively using different types of test equipment
•    Must be able to perform work consistent with Hitachi Rail workmanship standards
•    Test products within specifications in required amount of time, meeting department and individual goals as established. 
•    Basic soldering  - will accept pervious soldering certificate – prefer IPC771 / 7722 certification
•    Basic crimp style terminations - will accept pervious crimping certificate – prefer IPC620 certification
•    Knowledge or the products and product families – electronic assemblies, printed circuit boards, etc.
•    Knowledge of special processes – soldering, crimping, and torque requirements
•    Customer-focused attitude with dedication to continuous improvement
•    Ability to work in a team environment and build effective relationships
•    Use of MS Office, Team Center, and SAP

Desired Skills/ Knowledge
•    Prefer minimum 2 year degree in electronics engineering and experience in the electronics field and or military training in electronics.

Education / Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED


English Proficiency

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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