R & D Test Engineer
Location: Lake Zurich, IL
Job Type: Full Time
Shift: 1st Shift
Operation (in a lab or field environment) and evaluation of performance and durability of hand held power equipment or components.
Operation (in a lab or field environment) and evaluation of performance and durability of hand held power equipment or components. Testing may include sound, vibration or temperature evaluations using ANSI or other standards as guidelines. Must be able to visualize test needs and develop test set up. May travel to various field test locations to place monitor/inspect test units with minimum oversight of supervision.
BS or MS degree in mechanical engineering field. Knowledge of two cycle engines and lawn and garden equipment a must. Proficient w/typical test lab equipment including sound, vibration and data acquisition, experience in test system fabrication required. Knowledge of DC motors/systems a plus. Exceptional communication skills necessary to perform job function. Must have extensive computer experience using Microsoft Office products.