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Engineering Technician

Posted on: April 4, 2022

Location: Allentown, PA, USA

Reports to:  Product Development Engineering Manager

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Associates Degree in Electronics, Engineering Technology or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2 years work experience in performance and qualification testing of products.

Other Characteristics:

  • Good mechanical hands-on aptitude with knowledge of electrical control systems.
  • Ability to work as a team member and have the ability to work through challenges independently.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills.
  • Understand and uphold safety & security procedures for both the workplace and products.
  • Good organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Ability to read engineering drawings.

Job Responsibilities

  • Setup instrumentation & perform engineering qualification tests on products
  • Install & operate instrumentation for pressure, temperature, power & vacuum measurements
  • Test, calibrate & troubleshoot electrical & mechanical equipment
  • Mechanical & electrical assembly of prototypes
  • Helium leak detection of pressurized components
  • Gas chromatograph testing
  • Safe handling of pressurized equipment, voltages up to 600V, and cryogenic gases.
  • Recording of test data including use of data acquisition systems including Labview
  • Write test reports

Beneficial Skills & Attributes

  • Knowledge of vacuum and cryogenic systems
  • Experience with programming within National Instruments LabView.

About the SHI Cryogenics Group and Sumitomo (SHI) Cryogenics of America, Inc.

SHI Cryogenics Group, an integral part of the Precision Equipment Division of Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd., is a leading worldwide provider of innovative cryogenic and vacuum solutions to the medical, semiconductor, flat panel, general coating and research industries. With offices in Asia, Europe and the United States, it has been producing quality cryogenic equipment for over 50 years. SHI’s renowned engineering departments continue to focus on the latest cryogenic and vacuum technologies, including innovative cryopump and cryocooler designs. Sumitomo (SHI) Cryogenics of America, Inc. (“SCAI”) is the North American Division of the SHI Cryogenics Group, focusing on design, manufacturing, sales and service with its corporate office in Allentown, PA, and additional locations in Illinois, California, and Texas.

Benefits of Working for SCAI

  • Competitive Salary
  • Growing Co with a GREAT culture that genuinely values our employees
  • Excellent Healthcare Benefits (well above industry norms)
  • Excellent Benefits Package (including 401k with Match, Paid Holidays, Discount Program)
  • Excellent Training & Development Benefits
  • Unlimited Career Growth Opportunity (great place to learn and grow your career)

Sumitomo (SHI) Cryogenics of America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Military Friendly Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran/military status.

Sumitomo (SHI) Cryogenics of America, Inc. is a proud sponsor of the Lehigh Valley Section of the Society of Women Engineers – SWE Scholarship Fund.

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