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Fortive Corporation Repair Technician III in Boxborough, Massachusetts

Position summary:

Setra Systems is seeking a motivated Repair Technician III to join our team. This person will be a key player within our operations team as they will be responsible for all repairs, testing and calibrating of customer returns within their designated area. Fast paced work environment, great team environment. Successful candidates will have the ability to grow their skills and help develop and mentor their peers in the organization.

Key responsibilities:

  • Complete all repairs, testing and calibrating for assigned focus factory.

  • Maintain a 95% on time delivery (OTD) of all customer returns.

  • Maintains detailed records and documentation of repair information.

  • Delegate work to production cells as required.

  • Train cell associates & mentor associates to drive process improvements.

  • Lead root cause analysis and drive countermeasure on all product repairs, collaborate with production and quality teams

  • Lead implementation of continuous improvement tools in repairs and production


  • This position requires a candidate with high energy who is dedicated and has excellent communication skills.

  • Ability to independently schedule and prioritize workload.

  • Is not afraid to deal with conflict.

  • Leads corrective action with area supervisor and quality team as needed.

  • Accountable for turnaround time and backlog of returns

  • Proven track record to troubleshoot to subassembly level across multiple product lines.

  • Solid Microsoft Office and PC skills.

  • Technical skills include calibration, environmental testing, & soldering skills.

  • Proven ability to lead, drive and implement results.

  • Ability to communicate and drive actions across a diverse work place.

  • Must keep customer needs prioritized.

    Required Skills/Experience:

  • Ability to reason through problems and resolve them to the customer’s satisfaction using information and tools available.

  • Must be able to read and understand schematics, assembly drawings and test / calibration procedures

  • Strong and proven root cause analysis and implementation of corrective action

  • Experience with PC based application to include Microsoft Office Package and email.

  • Soldering skills – Solder, de-solder surface mount, traces on PCB’s

  • Knowledge of ESD

  • Accuracy and attention to detail.

  • Professional and strong verbal/written communication skills

  • 5+ years experience in testing, troubleshooting and repair of equipment and processes.

  • 1+ years experience in Lean Manufacturing

  • AS in electronics or electrical engineering or equivalent work experience required.

    Desired Skills/Experience:

  • 7+ years’ experience in testing, troubleshooting and repair of equipment and processes.

  • BS degree in a technical field from an accredited school or equivalent on the job training.


    High school diploma or equivalent required

    Fortive Corporation Overview

    Fortive’s essential technology makes the world stronger, safer, and smarter. We accelerate transformation across a broad range of applications including environmental, health and safety compliance, industrial condition monitoring, next-generation product design, and healthcare safety solutions.

We are a global industrial technology innovator with a startup spirit. Our forward-looking companies lead the way in software-powered workflow solutions, data-driven intelligence, AI-powered automation, and other disruptive technologies. We’re a force for progress, working alongside our customers and partners to solve challenges on a global scale, from workplace safety in the most demanding conditions to groundbreaking sustainability solutions.

We are a diverse team 18,000 strong, united by a dynamic, inclusive culture and energized by limitless learning and growth. We use the proven Fortive Business System (FBS) to accelerate our positive impact.

At Fortive, we believe in you. We believe in your potential—your ability to learn, grow, and make a difference.

At Fortive, we believe in us. We believe in the power of people working together to solve problems no one could solve alone.

At Fortive, we believe in growth. We’re honest about what’s working and what isn’t, and we never stop improving and innovating.

Fortive: For you, for us, for growth.

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Setra Systems, Inc. is an Operating Company within the Precision Technologies platform of Fortive Corporation that designs and manufactures a broad line of premium sensing products including humidity, current, vacuum, energy and pressure sensing instruments. Our products are used in a wide variety of applications within the global HVAC/R, Healthcare, Industrial, and Semiconductor markets.

Applicants to and employees of this company are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Please refer to our Careers page at to learn more.

We Are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are proud to be equal opportunity employers. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. Fortive and all Fortive Companies are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should ask to speak with a Human Resources representative to request an accommodation.