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Quality Technician – R&D

Solon, OH, USA



$20.00-$24.00 TO START!


You will be responsible for all aspects of testing within the lab; including test setup, test execution, part inspections, record keeping, and machine maintenance.


· Set test fixturing and test parts using lifting devices where necessary.

· Execute test procedures and scripts using computer software associated with test equipment.

· Accurately measure and inspect tested or fabricated specimens for wear characteristics and flatness variation using calibrated micrometers or other various thickness gauges.

· Must provide consistent and accurate measurements within the same parts as well as between parts. Some qualitative visual inspections are also required.

· Enter inspection data into spreadsheets, worksheets, and/or lab notebooks.

· Provide immediate feedback to Engineering Team and Management in the event of test anomalies and disruptions.

· Regular interaction with other Lab Technicians as well as Prototype Lab Technicians. 

· Diagnose and solve basic mechanical and electrical issues that impact testing.

· Ability to interface with other disciplines such as engineering and maintenance personnel and provide feedback with solutions to assist in continuous improvement.

· Participate in troubleshooting associated with breakdowns of facility and lab equipment.

· Read, interpret drawings, schematics, and specifications.

· Assist in Shipping & Receiving operation. Prepare packages and skids for shipment, answer dock door, and notify affected personnel when deliveries arrive


  • Must have knowledge of mechanical components, applications, and equipment.
  • Should have familiarity with automotive systems.
  • Should have knowledge and experience in handling common lab tools (micrometers, calipers, depth gauges, etc.).
  • Knowledge and experience using hand and power tools.
  • Able to coordinate multiple projects.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Has good communication skills and ability to clearly report and document work records accurately.
  • Some computer knowledge (Microsoft Office).
  • Forklift, hand pallet jack.


  • Knowledge of electrical and control components, applications, and equipment a plus.
  • Familiarity with automotive systems a plus. 
  • Technical hobbies such as automotive repair and upgrading a plus.
  • Light machining skills and welding experience a plus.


  • May be exposed to extreme temperatures or climate.
  • May be exposed to hazardous chemicals, such as oil, gas, and solvents.
  • Capable of bending, stretching, climbing, and assuming awkward positions.


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