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Job Title:  Electronics Test Lab Technician

Requisition ID:  5708

Reading, PA, US, 19605

Home-based Position:  No
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Job Type:  Full-Time
Job Description: 

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We have over thirty manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are located in Reading, PA, USA with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. We complement our extensive line of Motive Power and Energy Systems with a full range of integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations throughout the world, and over 100 years of battery experience, EnerSys is the power/full solution for stored DC power products. We continue to grow in our industry by ensuring all employees possess the following core competencies: customer focused, team player, engaged, ethical, strong communication skills, and works safely.


Job Purpose

Verification and Validation (V&V) lithium technician carries out the day-to-day testing set forth by the V&V engineers and Battery Test Center Manager. This person will be responsible for setting up test stations, executing the test protocols set forth in the test plans. The V&V technician will monitor the status of the test during the test cycles and collecting the test data to provide to the engineers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The incumbent utilizes electrical test techniques as set forth by engineering to ensure test protocols are executed reliably and most importantly safely. He or she will be the expert technician to support the functional validation testing and certifications and provide input into the continuous improvement efforts of the test lab. This person will also be required to troubleshoot component and subassembly electronics and communications. Technicians will routinely be working with voltage systems from 12V to 1500V DC and will be trained in high voltage applications when applicable.
Provide electrical and battery test expertise
Ensures compliance with engineering and certification requirements: maintenance of validation data/support safety protocols of the test lab
Provide technical leadership to the product validation test plans and execution
Provide test results to engineering
Contribute to the QA policy of Enersys
Contribute to a continuous improvement promotion within the department
Observe all safety guidelines for all routine and special activities


Job will require supervisory responsibilities

Technical 2 year degree in an engineering discipline. May be offset with test experience of 5+ years

  • 2+ years of experience in system or electronics testing, validation, or similar position
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills in working in a team environment where safety protocols are closely followed on a daily basis
  • Ability to work independently and with test teams
  • Ability to operate electronic test equipment
  • Hands-on experience in a fast-paced environment

Preferred Experience

  • Development experience with test communication protocols
  • Python programming experience a plus
  • Experience collaborating with department team members
  • Experience maintaining safe work practices and environment
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and to set own priorities
  • General knowledge of documentation and release process

General Job Requirements

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to frequently bend; twist; reach; stoop; kneel or crouch.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds/23 kilos on a daily continuous basis. Anything heavier will be done with the assistance of a mechanical device or with the assistance of another employee.
  • Risk of electrical shock.


EnerSys provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.  EEO/M/F/Vets/Disabled

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Nearest Major Market: Reading PA

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