United Technologies Corporation Electronic Technician in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job ID: 67926BR

City: Minneapolis

State: Minnesota

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

Det-Tronics is a $150M technologically innovative, projects-based global P&L protecting customers in many challenging environments with high end flame and gas detection products and systems. Det-Tronics is a part of the Fire Security Products business and has a global footprint with manufacturing sites in the U.S. and sales presence in all key geographies.

Det-Tronics, a United Technologies Company, is seeking a highly qualified Electronic Technician. This role will support Electrical Design Engineers in the development of new electrical circuits and products. Build and test prototypes of new circuits and product concepts. Identify, purchase, and qualify new components for use in new and existing products. Conduct tests and document results in test reports.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support new product development by building and testing prototypes of new product designs

  • Order, organize and maintain an inventory of electronic and mechanical components needed for new product development

  • Assemble printed circuit boards using surface-mount and through-hole soldering techniques; Must have the ability to perform rework with minimal damage

  • Test and troubleshoot circuits, products, and systems and determine root cause of failures

  • Perform technical evaluations of competitive products and document findings in reports; This includes researching how competitive products operate and are connected

  • Design and build custom test instrumentation for product evaluations; This could include special fixtures for automated gas or flame detection testing

  • Evaluate, document, and communicate test results through appropriate documentation such as reports, databases, and spreadsheets; Make recommendations based on test results

  • Maintain a clean and safe lab environment using concepts from the UTC 5S process; Contribute to process improvement via UTC ACE methodologies and comply with EH&S objectives

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualification: Must have strong surface-mount and through-hole soldering skills including the ability to perform rework with minimal damage. Must know how to properly use an oscilloscope and other common electric lab equipment and have good trouble shooting skills. Must have solid written and verbal skills, and an open attitude for continuous improvement. Must be able to read and understand schematic drawings and bill of materials list. Experience with MRP/ERP systems is preferred. Ability to work cooperatively and respectfully with others, to work overtime and weekends when necessary. Must have good organizational skills and the ability to keep many small parts organized. Must come to work promptly and have the ability to follow work instructions. Must be able to perform essential job functions safely and work within established company guidelines.

Education:

  • Two year electronic technical degree (vocational-technical) or equivalent

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Must have strong surface-mount and through-hole soldering skills including the ability to perform rework with minimal damage. Must know how to properly use an oscilloscope and other common electric lab equipment and have good trouble shooting skills. Must have solid written and verbal skills, and an open attitude for continuous improvement. Must be able to read and understand schematic drawings and bill of materials list. Experience with MRP/ERP systems is preferred. Ability to work cooperatively and respectfully with others, to work overtime and weekends when necessary. Must have good organizational skills and the ability to keep many small parts organized. Must come to work promptly and have the ability to follow work instructions. Must be able to perform essential job functions safely and work within established company guidelines.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.