FCA US, LLC Safety Engineering/Vehicle Crash Technician in Chelsea, Michigan
The Technician will fabricate, assemble and disassemble electronic instruments used in testing vehicles. The Technician will also calibrate, repair, and test such instruments to ensure they function and measure properly. Responsibilities will include fabricating and installing fixtures, bucks, and other fastening devices necessary to permit the installation of instruments in various test conditions. This role works extensively in preparing and disassembling instruments for vehicle crash testing. The Technician must be capable in build vehicle, crash vehicles with data acquisition boxes, break out boxes, string accelerometers, string pots and other tech equipment, must have knowledge in vehicle diagnostic tools and understand vehicle wiring diagrams.Basic Qualifications:•Associate’s degree in Electronic Engineering Technology or similar discipline (high school level education plus 3 years of relevant work experience may be considered)•Basic computer skills utilizing MS OfficePreferred Qualifications:•Bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering or similar discipline (Military experience)•State certified in electrical•Valid driver’s license•Flexible to work on 1st or 2nd shift (3rd if needed), holidays, weekends•2 or more years of auto service and electronics experience•Experience troubleshooting instrumentation and control problems in an automotive test lab environment•Ability to work in a team environment and excellent communication skillsFCA is proud to extend to its employees a compensation and benefits package that is designed to retain their talent and to motivate and reward job performance. Our present compensation program provides for competitive, market based salaries, and annual vacation and holiday time off. We make available a comprehensive health care benefits plan which, depending upon the employee's role, includes medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage. We also offer a disability absence plan, group and optional life insurance program, savings plan, tuition assistance, and vehicle purchase and lease discounts for certain employees, and for their family and friends.Note: Some of the benefits listed above may not apply to summer vacation replacement and temporary employees.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.