Test Technician I
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Hillsboro, OR
Job Description
When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Our Hillsboro site produces world class electron microscope systems and core technology used by scientists and engineers to drive innovation around the globe. Our products have been instrumental in Nobel prize winning discoveries, have been highlighted by National Geographic, and were awarded Gold at the Edison awards. This role works collaboratively with Operations Engineering, Supply Chain, Service and R&D to produce the world’s best, high quality, cutting edge microscopes used to advance science. You will join a growing team committed to collaboration, continuous improvement, manufacturing excellence and development of you as a person. What are you waiting for? Apply today!

How will you make an impact?

The Manufacturing Technician performs assembly, integration and final testing of components, subassemblies and systems. This position uses sophisticated programs to collect and evaluate operating data, which is used to conduct on-line adjustments to products, instruments or equipment. The Technician works with team members to develop methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process and works with engineers to conduct experiments. This position also leads continuous improvement activities and maintains the highest standards for workplace safety and quality.

What will you do?

Perform emitter testing using prescribed methods/work instructions
Collect test date and enter into database, as well as analyze data to make process decisions
Assist in set up or selection of specialized equipment
Performs wide variety of troubleshooting to identify problems
Perform machine set-up, calibration and preventative maintenance
Rebuild manufacturing equipment when needed to ensure operability

How will you get here?
Typically a higher secondary education is required, or a combination of education and experience that demonstrate the required skills.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Troubleshooting skills at the component and system level
Test or operation of electromechanical systems, including collection of test or operational data
Computer skills on Windows based and Office related programs (Word, Outlook and Access)
Able to read detailed drawings and relate the information to real equipment
Able to follow detailed work instructions and perform the process detailed
Able to work with a minimum of supervision
Strong verbal and written skills
High vacuum systems experience a plus

Competitive pay, benefits, and wellness programs including:
Health, dental, vision insurance effective on date of hire
Ten paid holidays, three weeks PTO, and flexible work schedules
401(k) plan with a generous 6% match

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 75,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.