Final Test Technician



Mukilteo, WA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2023

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This job is responsible for assembles small mechanical/electronic structures to extremely tight tolerances.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assembles small mechanical/electronic structures to extremely tight tolerances.
  • Performs various mechanical/electronic assembly and operational tasks with mechanical/electronic components or subassemblies according to drawings, directives and/or company policies and procedures.
  • Use schematics, blueprints, wiring lists, verbal and written instructions to assemble, modify, rework and/or test mechanical assemblies.
  • Resolves and/or reports assembly problems accordingly to establish company procedures.
  • May be required to fill out and submit Non Conformance Reports (NCR’s).
  • Maintains clean and safe working environment.
  • Contributes to team effort and other tasks as needed.

General tasks

  • Maintain compliance with the quality, occupational safety and environmental regulations.
  • Implementation of the instructions of the quality / environmental management representative and the occupational safety specialist.

Required Experience, Education, Skills and Competencies

  • Associate degree in Electronics or equivalent practical experience built upon High School level technical subjects.
  • 1-3 years of experience.
  • Experience assembling small mechanical/electronic structures to extremely tight tolerances.
  • Prior ESD knowledge and understanding.
  • A strong work ethic and attention to detail are a must.
  • Attention to quality & workmanship
  • Ability to use small hand tools.
  • Mechanical abilities and a high level of precision.
  • Skill with precision measuring equipment and a wide variety of hand tools.
  • Good mechanical and soldering skills where and if needed.

Travel Requirements

  • None

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Standing and Sitting while performing duties and tasks.

Compensation and Benefits

  • The base pay for this position ranges from $19.00 per hour up to $23.00 per hour depending on the geographic market.
  • Novanta supports all aspects of your life’s needs. This position provides a full range of medical, financial, and other benefits to make your quality of life better

Novanta is proud to be an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action workplace. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, military and veteran status, disability, genetics, or any other category protected by federal law or Novanta policy.

Please call +1 781-266-5700 if you need a disability accommodation for any part of the employment process.