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Kelly Services Test Technician in Franklin, Massachusetts

Kelly Scientific Resources is searching for a qualified candidate to work as a Test Technician with one of our best life science clients in Massachusetts.

Job Title: Test Technician I or II

Location: Franklin, MA

Shift: 1st Shift, 40 hours per week

Position Summary:

Test and certify assemblies and instruments to meet quality standards

Key Responsibilities:

  • Test subassemblies and/or standard instruments within the Value Stream

  • Advanced troubleshooting abilities with electromechanical assemblies

  • Active member of production cell. May require inventory and equipment management as related to the cells operations requirements

  • Adhere to ISO9000 requirements including ESD, work area cleanliness, maintenance and calibration of equipment and work instruction adherence

  • Adhere to discrepant material disposition process (Material Review Board process)

  • Cross train into other functional roles as required

  • Adhere to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements of the job function.

  • Participate in daily team stand-up meetings; communicating daily challenges and/or ideas

  • Participate and lead improvement events (such as Kaizen, 5S, Practical Process Improvement)

  • Lead daily stand up meeting periodically

  • Work with cell leads and value stream support to resolve process issues when required

  • Document non-conformances

  • Maintain a safe working environment, following established 5S procedures

  • Maintain Inventory Accuracy based on site goals

  • Conduct Morning Cycle Count and assist with reconciliation of inventory

  • Build working relationships with co-workers, including employees in other departments (engineering, marketing, etc.)

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Ability to work under limited supervision and complete assignments with limited instruction

  • 2-year technical degree in a related field (Mechanical or Electrical), military training or other equivalent experience required

  • 3+ years of related experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment, instrumentation test is preferable

  • Good math and computer skills. Advanced experience with Microsoft Excel (graphs, pivot tables, formatting, formulas)

  • High visual acuity and manual dexterity. Ability to conduct equipment set up and qualification on simple machinery as well as experience doing in-process visual inspection

  • Ability to work safely with chemicals and gasses and maintain good housekeeping standards

  • Experience working with and troubleshooting electromechanical assemblies and printed circuit boards (PCBs)

  • Ability to work in a team environment

Skills requirements:

  • Soldering, hand tools, multimeters

  • Familiarity with Lean Manufacturing concepts a plus

  • Experience with IQS, Hertzler, and/or MAPICS a plus

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs.

  • Must be able to sit and or stand at workbench for extended periods of time; bend, stoop, reach, turn as required

  • Good manual dexterity is required. Must use hands for extended periods of time while assembling (e.g. grasping, holding, picking, placing, twisting, fine manipulation). Grasping and pinching is required to operate all equipment and tools necessary to perform job functions

  • These physical requirements must be performed with or without a reasonable accommodation

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000 scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

AboutKelly Services ®

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