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Lab Technician

Job Number:  34670
Group:  Magna Mechatronics, Mirrors & Lighting
Division:  Magna Mirrors North America Technical &
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular
Location: 

Kentwood, MI, US, 49512

Magna

 

 

Job Number: 34670 
Group: Magna Mechatronics, Mirrors & Lighting  
Division: Magna Mirrors North America Technical & Engineering Center 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: Kentwood 

 

 

Group Description

The Mechatronics, Mirrors and Lighting group specializes in automotive technologies that are driving the future of mobility. Combining a deep systems knowledge to develop unique vehicle access experiences, intelligent visions systems and advanced automotive lighting technologies, MML's expertise light the path to innovation, safety and styling.

 

Position Overview

Performs testing to determine that incoming, in-process, or finished products meet quality standards. Analyzes test data and reports results. Troubleshoots and maintains testing equipment. Communicates with manufacturing, engineering, and customer unit personnel to develop test procedures. Prepares written test reports. May prepare quotes for future programs and performs benchmarking for future purchases. Performs other duties as needed. Work requires lifting of 40 lbs. or more. 

Job Duties & Responsibilities

Additional responsibilities may exist including interacting with other staff from manufacturing, business units, and engineering. Weekend work and long hours may be required. Performs standardized or prescribed assignments involving a sequence of related operations. Follows standard work methods on recurring assignments and recieves explicit instructions on unfamiliar assignments; technical adequacy of routine work is generally reviewed upon completion; non-routine work may also be reviewed in progress.

  • Performance testing to determine that incoming, in-process, or finished products meet quality standards whcih often requires heavy lifting of 40lbs. or more. Performs benchmarking of current and prototype products. Analyzes testing data and supports results. 
  • Troubleshoots and performs routine equipment maintenance to ensure all equipment is capable of producing accurate results. Replaces consumable parts, performs preventative maitenance, calibration, troubleshooting, and servicing as needed. Reviews calibration requirements and arranges for calibrations as required.
  • Communicates with manufacturing, engineering, and customer unit personnel to develop test procedures. Prepares written test reports. 
  • May prepare quotes for future programs. May justify new equipment purchases. 
  • Performs other suties in support of business objectives. May provide work direction and/or supervision to other staff.
  • Ensure a safe and organized work environment is maintained at all times. 
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime. 

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Experience in automotive industry strongly preferred.
  • Experience working with Microsoft Excel.
  • Ability to lift 40 lbs. or more.
  • Ability to work overtime when necessary.


Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

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