Test Technician III (On-Site)
$0 employee healthcare, 100% employee owned and every other Friday off!
Lancaster, PA 
Posted 11 days ago
Job Description
Sechan Electronics is a 100% Employee Owned organization that provides products and services to the aerospace and defense industry.  So in addition to working for a company that helps to support our national security, how does $0 cost employee health care coverage, ownership in the company and every other Friday off sound to you?

We are currently looking to hire a Test Technician III for our Lancaster, PA, facility.  You will be responsible to test, troubleshoot, repair and modify developmental and production electronic components, parts, equipment and systems such as computer and test equipment, while applying principles and theories of electronics, electronic circuitry and electronic systems testing.

What will you be responsible for?
  • Testing electronic units, using standard test equipment, and analyzing results to evaluate performance and determine need for adjustment.
  • Performing preventive maintenance and calibration of equipment and systems.
  • Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Reading blue prints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions for assembling electronic units, applying knowledge of electronics theory and components.
  • Identifying and resolving equipment malfunctions, working independently or with engineers.
  • Identifying complex problems and evaluating options to implement a solution.
  • Maintaining system logs and manuals to document testing and operation of equipment.
  • Assembling, testing and maintaining test equipment or electronic systems according to engineering instructions.
  • Maintaining inventory of test equipment, related documentation, and location of equipment.
  • Maintaining working knowledge of test equipment, tools or software by attending workshops or other training.
  • Monitoring gauges, dials, and other indicators to make sure machines, environmental chambers, and electronic equipment is working properly.
  • Determining the type of tools and equipment needed to perform a specific job.
  • Ability to troubleshoot failures to component level.
  • Maintain a safe, clean, and professional work environment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned to meet departmental and organizational requirements.
What do you need to be successful in this role?
  • Knowledge of incoming test requirements, production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effectiveness for the testing process.
  • Knowledge and ability to use a wide variety of hand tools, measuring devices, lab standards and test equipment
  • Advanced knowledge of RF, digital and analog electronics
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Windows.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills with attention to details.
  • Capable of multi-tasking and handling constant changes in priorities.
What qualifications are we looking for?
  • An associate’s degree in Electronics or Electrical Engineering or military training.
  • 10+ years of related work experience including testing and troubleshooting complex electronic assemblies.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds without assistance, work in confined areas, and crouch or stand for extended periods of time while obtaining measurements.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate test systems, test equipment, computer systems and trouble shoot.
  • Demonstrated ability utilizing test software and platforms.
Location / Hours / Environment
  • Production and manufacturing areas
  • Hours: 6 AM - 3:30 PM Monday – Friday with every other Friday off.  Additional hours as needed to meet demand.  Occasional off-shift hours may also be required to provide support to operations.
  • Primary location will be 18 Prestige Lane, Lancaster, with occasional support in Lititz required.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
1st Shift
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
10+ years
Security Clearance Note
May require Secret clearance
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