Touchstone Testing Lab

Job Summary:

Lead, performs and coordinates standard mechanical testing processes to ensure quality testing is performed and the results are analyzed and appropriately documented. Supervision of test schedules and on-time completion of work by team members is critical to the success of our business. This is a technical position with plenty of hands-on plus some management responsibilities.

Essential Job Duties:

Supervise the implementation of Laboratory Practices within a mechanical test laboratory setting, Coordinates and leads daily team activities
Regularly setup and perform mechanical testing alongside lab technicians to ensure timely completion of test schedules.
Ability to write procedures such as Work Instructions, SOP’s and test plans
Experience and/or Basic understanding of electronics and instrumentation a plus
Experience with the maintenance, alignment and calibration of lab equipment including tensile, compression, fatigue, fracture, stress corrosion test frames/ chambers and universal testers
Strong background in computer data acquisition and control systems a plus
Carry out test laboratory processes to deliver accurate and repeatable results in accordance with known standards (such as ASTM procedures) and customer requirements (both internal and external)
Oversee and support Calibration of lab equipment inventory and Utilize Test Lab schedules to ensure timely execution of all testing
Ensure good communications skills are maintained with customers to assure that testing is carried out per their requests and Ability to follow detailed test procedures to assure accurate test performance and results
Perform other duties as required and Monitor the availability of laboratory consumables and Assist with management decisions and activities

Company Name
Touchstone Testing Lab
Address
Ravenswood, WV
Requirements

General Skills / Qualifications/Experience:

Minimum requirements Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent combination of education and experience
As this work is technical in nature, candidate will have to show an understanding of algebra, ability to compute ratios and draw and interpret graphs. The applicant will also need to show reasoning ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written and/or oral instructions.
Effective written and interpersonal communication skills and Demonstrated technical writing ability
Demonstrated proficiency with test equipment and Experience and/or Basic understanding of electronics and instrumentation a plus
Experience with the maintenance, alignment and calibration of lab equipment including tensile, compression, fatigue, fracture, stress corrosion test frames/ chambers and universal testers
Strong background in computer data acquisition and control systems a plus
Experience working in a laboratory and/or working with CNC machining, design and programming skills a plus
Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing experience a plus
Knowledge and understanding of GD&T, safety and handling of hazardous materials, chemicals, etc. Regulatory Requirements

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