Volt Workforce Solutions Engineering Technician in Kirkland, Washington

Engineering Technician in Kirkland, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Kirkland, WA

  • Job Type: Engineering Disciplines

  • Duration: 4 weeks

  • Date Posted: 4/16/2018

  • Job ID: 109720

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 253/733-3060

Job Description


Temp to Hire Opportunity!

New opening with an outstanding client that provides end to end electronic manufacturing services including design, printed circuit board assembly, complex box builds, final system integration and test.

Essential Duties And Responsibilities

  • Setup and use test equipment

  • Assemble and rework devices

  • Troubleshoot devices and circuits

  • Document test/rework/troubleshooting history

  • Create custom test setups (fixtures, cables, etc.)

  • Check equipment calibration and follow calibration processes

  • Performs the set-up calibration, testing, and troubleshooting of circuits and assemblies

  • Performs various equipment maintenance as required

  • Recognizes failures and set-up problems and determines needs for appropriate verifications

  • Records failures and maintains accurate tracking history

  • Understands and adheres to 5S

  • Follow proper Electro State Discharge (ESD) procedures at all times and be knowledgeable of and perform job in accordance with proper material handling procedures and guidelines

  • Understand the metrics that apply to his or her job and understand how they contribute to the stated objectives

  • Reads and performs assigned tasks in accordance with work orders, manufacturing process instructions (MPI’s), production drawings, sample assemblies, verbal instructions, labor standards, stated production schedules and corporate quality goals

  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and minimum five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • Must have the ability to initiate and follow simple computer programs and understand set up of test equipment

  • Component identification skills for both PTH and SMT components, including polarity and identify component type and value and adapt to changing workload

  • Knowledge of Flying Probe, In Circuit Testing, and Functional Test

  • Familiarity with use of calibrated tools used for assembly, measurement and verification, such as pneumatic power tools, torque drivers or critical measurement tools such as calipers and pin or hole gauges is required

  • Must be able to understand and follow complex work instructions, adapt quickly to changing priorities and job assignments and work well with others

  • Ability to operate oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, digital multi-meters and computer automated test equipment

  • Ability to understand schematics, component specifications, and technical documentation

  • Ability to identify component type and value and adapt to changing workload

  • MS Office Suite (Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, MS Project etc)

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations

  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry

  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations

  • Strong customer service focus

  • Strong teaming skills

  • Be flexible, adaptable, able and willing to modify activities and direction with an ever-changing business environment

  • Strong interpersonal skills and work ethic

  • Possess a professional attitude and promote the same in others

Please Note: This position is urgent and will be filled quickly. Must be legally authorized to work in the USA. Direct inquiries only (no 3 rd party submittals) at this time, please. Thank You.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.