• Harris Corporation
  • $46,040.00 -68,180.00/year*
  • Philadelphia , PA
  • Electronics/Semiconductors
  • Full-Time
  • 1103 Market St

Job ID 105816 Date posted 07/01/2019 Apply

CIRCUIT BREAKER SWITCHGEAR TEST TECHNICIAN

Our world-class expertise in connecting space, airborne, ground and sea-based platforms with secure, real-time data drives our communications business in addressing the heightened global demand for advanced solutions. As a prime contractor, we are a key integrator in state-of-the-art maritime platforms. We embrace innovative and progressive ideas to advance our products for our customers across the globe.

We are searching for a Circuit Breaker Switchgear Test Technician for our Power Distribution - Philadelphia location.

You will demonstrate success by:

? Performing a variety of complex operations to test the electrical and mechanical characteristics of circuit breakers and switchgear, and all related parts and assemblies

? Conducting various regular and special electrical tests on all types of circuit breakers, switchgear and associated components

? Performing qualitative and quantitative analysis, to confirm the integrity of product operations, identifying root cause for discrepancies and performance failures

? Setting up and using test boards and instruments including ammeter, voltmeter, wattmeter, oscilloscope, ohmmeter, and other similar metering and recording apparatus

? Making necessary connections, operating breakers, switchgear and using low and high voltage equipment to test resistance, heat and dielectric factors, load, timing, and similar performance characteristics

? Utilizing personal computer and/or computerized technology such as in testing product and/or related recordkeeping

? Verifying completeness, location and proper functioning of all instruments, meters and other components

? Checking equipment and interpret proper electrical-mechanical clearances

? Conducting special tests under direction of engineering personnel

? Conducting final tests on regular line breakers and testing special or rarely encountered breakers following established practices and making necessary calculations

? Reading and interpreting complex drawings, schematic diagrams, specification sheets, performance charts, test standards and other procedures

? Checking function of controls, relays, indicators, and other electrical features and making adjustments as necessary

? Checking and adjusting calibration

? Rejecting defective breakers and switchgear; preparing test reports and keeping required records

? Troubleshooting circuit breakers, switchgear and other related components to the sub-assembly and/or root-cause level

? Working with and instructing testers and other assembly personnel to insure that preliminary and routine tests are carried out correctly; while verifying changes and explaining new procedures

? Occasionally making up or repairing test boards and referring questionable conditions to supervisor

? Working with outside inspectors and/or customers demonstrating electrical circuits, construction, and operation of switchgear and compliance of switchgear with specifications and standards while observing all safety regulations as required

Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:

? Integrity

? Excellence

? Accountability

? Respect

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Associated topics: debug, h/w test, h/w test engineer, hardware test, prove, qa, quality assurance, schema, test, troubleshoot

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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