ZF Senior Test Technician - Calibration and Part Coordinator in Northville, Michigan
Senior Test Technician - Calibration and Part Coordinator
Northville, MI, US
Req ID 23134 | Northville, United States
Position Summary: The Senior Test Technician – Calibration & Part Coordinator is responsible for planning, coordinating, and maintaining the test equipment calibrations and test parts, along with the associated documentation. Other responsibilities include supporting test lab activities involving equipment maintenance, procurement, and operations as needed.
Position Responsibilities :
Plan and coordinatie test equipment calibration activities both internally and externally.
Perform hand tool calibration verification checks against standards and documenting results.
Coordinate incoming test parts between ZF Facilities, Engineering, and Development Operations departments.
Coordinate storage, retrieval, and discarding of pre/post-test parts between ZF Facilities, Engineering, and Development Operations departments at on and off-site storage locations.
Maintain associated documentation and procedures for equipment calibration and test parts.
Support the budget and obtain quotes for external calibration services.
Ensure on-time test equipment calibration as a key performance indicator for IATF 16949 compliance.
Communicate out-of-tolerance calibration results to supervisor and engineering in a timely manner.
Identify, coordinate, and maintain quarantined and out-of-service test and calibration equipment that does not meet certification requirements.
Support the product testing teams for all tests and customer validation processes as needed.
Train other test and associate technicians.
Work in accordance to 5S procedures.
Comply with all IATF16949/ZF policies and procedures.
Essential Skills and Experience:
4-6+ years of related experience and or training in product development/testing field
Experience with testing related procedures typically associated as a technical subject matter expert
Experience with engineering assembly and component drawings
Experience in GD&T with high tolerances
Working knowledge of testing practices and test equipment
Familiarity with powertrain product specifications
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
Strong mechanical experience and solid problem-solving/analytical skills with a high attention to detail
Valid driver’s license
Preferred Skills and Experience:
8D and problem-solving training
Knowledge of powertrain systems development
Experience with workshop diagnostic tools
Experience with automotive network communication tools (i.e. CANalyser, V-Spy, etc.)
Experience in the automotive industry
German and/or Spanish language skills
Be part of our ZF team as Senior Test Technician - Calibration and Part Coordinator and apply now!
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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
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