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Evident Scientific Production Test Technician I in Waltham, Massachusetts

Production Test Technician I

Job ID #: 1244

Company: Evident

Posting Date: May 22, 2023


Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At EVIDENT, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

This is an entry-level Production Test Technician position that performs the set-up calibration testing and troubleshooting of circuits components instruments and mechanical assemblies. Follow methods and procedures from drawings, diagrams and test plans. May complete rework on assemblies and / or systems as a result of testing.

Job Duties

  • Follow all established health and safety rules.

  • Acquire job skills and learn company policies and procedures to complete assigned tasks and adherence to production plan schedules while producing high quality products to standards.

  • Work on assignments that are routine in nature requiring limited judgment. Normally receives detailed instructions on all work. Work under close supervision.

  • Act as a champion of the company’s Lean and Continuous Improvement programs.

  • Time and attendance are in accordance with company policies procedures and work area schedule.

  • Complete work orders on schedule to ensure a constant flow of finished product to support customer service levels.

  • Learn test methods and procedures. Develop understanding of typical failure modes.

  • Prepare and store test certifications.

  • Report nonconforming product and material following company policies and established procedures.

  • Establish wired electrical connections and install specified tuning components into assemblies (hand soldering).

  • Operate machinery and precision measurement equipment used in the production of ultrasound transducers.

  • Produce quality products in accordance to standards.

  • Meet established standard times for standard operations.

  • Follow work order activities established via manufacturing reports.

  • Accurately record labor time to all work order operations into the MRP system. Clean and maintain equipment (including tools and fixtures).

  • Time and attendance (including the accurate reporting of time and attendance) Maintain work area 5s standards. Work with Team members with mutual respect and understanding.

Job Requirements


  • High School Degree or equivalent

  • Typically requires less than 1 year of related experience

  • Have good manual dexterity, computer skills and literacy

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Must be a highly organized self-managed individual who strives to work with minimum supervision in a fast-paced environment

  • Able to lift 20 pounds


  • Experience working in a lean manufacturing environment a plus

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Strong verbal communication skills

  • Enjoy contributing to a diverse manufacturing group

  • Able to embrace change

  • Be a Team Player

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

EVIDENT is passionate about the solutions it creates for the life sciences and industrial equipment industries. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world. Today, EVIDENT’s solutions range from industrial microscopes and videoscopes to nondestructive testing technology and x-ray analyzers. These products are widely used for quality control, inspection, and measurement applications. Serving customers in fields such as manufacturing, maintenance, and environment and natural resources, EVIDENT’s technology contributes to the quality of products and adds to the safety of industrial infrastructure and facilities. For more information, Click Here ( .

It is the policy of EVIDENT to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Massachusetts (US-MA) || Waltham ||

Nearest Major Market: Waltham

Nearest Secondary Market: Boston