Test Technician

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Location - Latham, NY
Pay range - $19-20/hr 

We are currently seeking a Test Technician for one of our clients. Candidates should have previous electronic or mechanical QA or testing experience. This is to be considered a temp to hire position. This is a first shift, 7am to 3:30pm, Monday through Friday role, with a possibility of some overtime.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Test, troubleshoot and repair various parts and equipment.
  • Perform in-process electrical tests, prototype tests, incoming material inspections, and additional engineering tests on existing products prior to customer usage or as part of service work
  • Complete test and service reports, documenting information in computer system
  • Maintain work area testing tools and test equipment
  • Use schematics and mechanical drawings to ensure equipment conforms to specification.
  • Work safely and communicate any potential safety concerns to management


  • 2-3 years troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairing equipment
  • Mechanical, electrical, and vacuum system testing and repair experience preferred
  • Ability to read and understand electrical and mechanical schematics, as well as understand geometric dimensioning and tolerances.
  • Experience using various testing tools such as multi-meters, volt meters, micrometres, oscilloscopes, function generators, and power supplies
  • Experience working with AC and DC voltages, vacuum systems, cryogenic liquid handling, helium leak detection, voltage measurements (nano range) preferred.
  • Computer skills to type up written reports in Word, update spreadsheets with key data points, and Outlook to communicate with internal and external customers. 
  • Prior use of testing software preferred.
  • Good oral and written communication skills to prepare reports and update database files
  • Work well in a team atmosphere and independently
  • Associates Degree or equivalent technical training/military experience dealing with Electrical/Mechanical Engineering Tech disciplines/trades.

Are you the right fit?

Our ideal candidates are the type of people that want to get up for work every day, not sit around like a couch potato. The best candidates for AccuStaff are the ones who look at a glass half full, and are able to take advantage of each opportunity to show how they can contribute.  Do we control every opportunity?  Certainly not, but like our clients, we search for motivated people who want to succeed.

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