16 days old

Materials Test Technician

Kentwood, MI
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Intertek,a leading provider ofATIC(Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification) Services,is looking for a Materials Testing Technicianto join our Transportation Technologiesteam in Kentwood, MI.

The Transportation Technologies team provides the transportation industry with the confidence that its products and services meet required safety and quality standards. The team's services cover all aspects of clients' needs from advisory, auditing, certification and inspection to outsourcing, quality assurance, testing, training and more.

The Materials Testing Technicianwill support the Transportation Technologies business by providing technical support for engineering staff, including performing duties related to routine testing, maintenance or clean-up. This position works under direct supervision. We're looking for someone with the ability to apply common-sense understanding to carry out simple one or two step instructions

This position is for our simulated environmental materials testing lab.The example tests include thermal cycling, corrosion, weathering, adhesion andabrasion evaluation, impact, fogging and odor of products from automotive,medical devices and other industries.


  • Setting up test apparatus, operating equipment, cleaning and maintaining equipment and facilities
  • Preparing test samples
  • Obtaining and recording test data in accordance with standards
  • Performing basic analysis of test data and routine calculations
  • May draft technical reports

  • High school diploma
  • Associates degreeor bachelor's degree in engineering (mechanical, materials, chemical) or science (chemistry, physics, material science) or related fieldsis a plus.
  • 0-3 years directly related experience
  • Ability to utilize basic shop equipment and various hand tools
  • Ability to review, understand, and convey technical information in an effective manner
  • Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment
  • Microsoft Office software expertise, including Word, Excel and Outlook

A career with Intertek means joining a global network of professionals dedicated to bringing quality and safety to life.Our vision is to become the world's most trusted partner for Quality Assurance and we offer our employees the chance to make an impact with attractive growth opportunities in this industry on a global scale.

We offer a salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veterans status or on the basis of disability.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

Intertekis a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test.


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