Test Technician

  • ID: 541070
  • Posted: 7/8/2024
  • Location: Plattsburgh, NY
  • Category: LI - Technician
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 12 + Months


Acara Solutions has an opening for a Test Technician with High Volume Experience for Alstom Transportation in Plattsburgh, NY
Pay 35+ per hour

At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 74,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.
Primary Function:  Performs Electrical/Electronic/Mechanical Testing for Single Car and Multi Car Testing. 
      Support train testing of all electrical/electronic/mechanical systems.  Troubleshoot and correct problems as required.
      Perform continuity, voltage, and current checks on train systems wiring
      Perform Pneumatic and/or Hydraulic system functional testing
      Correctly document Test Reports and all associated paperwork
      Develop Test Procedures and Reports for all Systems based on engineering documentation, customer specifications, Alstom and supplier information
      Analyze System faults and repetitive issues, provide feedback and implement solutions
      Interface with Engineering and Vendors alike to resolve issues
      Support all groups with Test technical expertise and knowledge
      Test, troubleshoot and correct wiring issues on various train networks such as Ethernet, LAN and CAN Bus
      Upload software in all systems components
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Associate Degree in Electrical/Electronic related field preferred; advanced experience and/or Relative associated qualifications/training considered. ie Military
           Minimum of 1-year relevant experience with increasing responsibilities
           Must have sound mechanical aptitude
           Must be a Team Player, able to successfully interact with team members of all departments/groups
           Must be willing and able to travel and work overtime, odd hours, weekends and various shifts as required
           Must adhere to all safety requirements
           Must have a working knowledge and ability to read and understand Electrical and Mechanical schematics and drawings
           Must have a working knowledge and experience in use of Electronic equipment; Power Supplies, Voltage/Continuity/Current Meters, Data Recorders/Loggers, Gauges, etc
           Working knowledge and abilities to use Microsoft Excel/Power Point/Word
Preferred Skills:
  • Must pass a written test as necessary 
Additional Information:
  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.
Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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