Lead Technician - Test Lab
Job Title: Lead Technician - Test Lab #066530
If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team - winning is fun.
We are looking forward to a Lead Technician - Test Lab, in Eaton’s Corporate Research Technology group, based in Pune, India.
In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are - it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals.
This exciting role is part of Eaton India Innovation Center (EIIC) within Eaton’s Test Lab team. Requirement of this position is to perform testing and aid engineering personnel to setup, install and on-time completion of accurate product testing in accordance with specific test procedures as defined by the product engineering function at Vehicle Group engineering divisions globally.
Your essential responsibilities:
Perform test setups in completion of specific and standard test processes for Automotive Powertrain i.e. Preferably transmission, hydraulic systems and experience in clutch, differential & engine will be added advantage
Complete test requests according to specified test requests with minimal down time
Implementation of corrective action to test setups as required by established lab procedures or test requests, or when performance falls below acceptable limits
Communicate test programs with engineering appropriately to clarify purpose of testing and the results of ongoing tests
Take ownership of small projects, develop custom fixtures & continuously improve their skill set
Maintain close liaison with other technicians to standardize lab practices within group and with other groups in facility to ensure a safe working environment
Maintain close liaison with other technicians to standardize lab practices within product group and with other groups to complete test projects with a high degree of quality and efficiency
Maintain a clean and safe working environment in the test lab that is a showpiece for customer visits. Continually work to improve the presentation of the lab for this purpose
Strive to meet test lab performance targets established in Balanced Score Card and ensure ISO/ IATF compliance
As a responsible critical position to ensure equipment uptime this position requires to:
Analyzing mechanical assembly issues related to automotive differential components is most preferred. Additional experience in Transmissions / clutch / engine will be an advantage
Troubleshooting elementary product and test rig issues, and performing data analysis required by the product group
Understanding of data acquisition systems, hardware and software that are being used for testing
Ability to fix any minor issues with test rigs and lab and work with his peer engineer to improve or develop any new methods solving the issues
Reading and Creating fixture drawings using Auto CAD / Pro Engineer/ CREO
Articulating and generating good technical reports based on test observations
Train and monitor fellow technicians and drive completion of tests in prescribed time frame
Work with engineers within group to define and perform custom testing as requested by customer
If you are:
- BE Mechanical/Automobile Engineering with 3-6 Years of experience in relevant hands on experience in Automotive R&D Testing
- Past experience in Automotive Powertrain R&D testing is most desirable. Preferably Engine, Transmission , Clutch and differential testing.
- Awareness of testing i.e. test rigs, data acquisition, inspection etc.
- Awareness and experience in following Safety& Quality Management Practices
- Experience on fault identification and propose corrective actions
- Clear understanding about sensors, electronic components of DAQ & control software i.e. LabVIEW etc.
- Past experience in problem solving & continuous improvement through LEAN tool deployment for test equipment utilization and cost savings
- Proven experience in deploying TPM for R&D lab test equipment machinery and experience in ISO 9001:2008, IATF standards, deployment to meet quality objectives
Yes! Because you are the one we are looking for, we hope to hear from you now!
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Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: INNOV Innovation Center
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time