16 days old

Technician I

Pittsburgh, PA
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We have an immediate opening in our Springdale, PA operation. The right candidate will have a "can-do" attitude with a strong technical ability and mechanical aptitude.

This is a "hands-on\" position that requires physical labor to setup and perform tests on a variety of products including doors, windows and skylights. This is a full-time position offering on-the-job training and excellent opportunities for growth.


This position is responsible for setting up and performing tests on a variety of building products and components. This is an entry level position with on-the-job training provided.


This position reports to Lab Supervisor or Manager-OU, as applicable in each facility or department, and as indicated by the B&C Organizational Chart.


Listed examples are illustrative and representative of the tasks required of this position and are not intended to be complete or exclusive.

Follow and enforce all safety requirements and company policies \"Times New Roman\"\">

Provide exceptional customer service

Take responsibility for testing projects under direct supervision as assigned, until signed off to perform testing independently \"Times New Roman\"\">

Manage all assigned jobs through Oasis (proposals, job progress, job notifications, invoicing, documentation of test data, reporting, job closure) \"Times New Roman\"\">

Review and thoroughly understand contract requirements, and obtain authorization for and document any deviations

Coordinate test schedule with equipment schedule and other department testing

Track and condition test specimens

Set-up/mount and perform standard tests on building products in accordance with referenced specifications and procedures

Check calibration status of test equipment prior to testing \"Times New Roman\"\">

Analyze test results and write accurate and concise test reports that summarize the test procedures and results

Communicate with clients regarding test preparation, procedures, and results \"Times New Roman\"\">

Learn test standards and test procedures (e.g., AAMA, ASTM, NFPA, etc.) \"Times New Roman\"\">

Assist in all areas of testing to gain experience

Remove specimens and discard; store samples

Perform shipping and receiving duties, as needed

Maintain tools and equipment; inventory supplies; maintain cleanliness of work area

Computer modelling of building mock-ups and test chambers, if designated as CAD operator

Perform other work as required



High School Diploma or GED required

Associate Degree in a technical field desired, or equivalent related experience


Must be technically competent to understand and communicate test procedures, specifications, and results and possess a mechanical aptitude \"Times New Roman\"\">

Must be familiar with (or possess the ability to learn) Quality Assurance policies and procedures which relate to the control, storage, and disposition of test specimens

General construction/carpentry knowledge and experience using power tools

Physical ability to routinely lift at least 50 pounds

Physical ability to sit, stand, crouch, bend, climb stairs and ladders, crawl, push, pull, etc. as required to perform job duties

Ability to follow directions and work under supervision

Excellent customer service skills

Strong communication skills - both written and oral

Good computer skills using Word and Excel, and AutoCAD if applicable

Ability to travel as business needs dictate

We offer medical, prescription, dental, vision, life and disability insurance plans, 401(k) with company match, paid time off (vacation, sick, holiday), Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Employee Assistance Program (EAP), tuition reimbursement, and more.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran 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.

We offer competitive wage and excellent benefits package.

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