Advanced Trouble Shooter

Schneider Electric Lake Forest, CA

About the Job

Schneider Electric™ creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment: .

Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.

What do you get to do in this position?
This position will be based out of our Lake Forest facility. Responsibilities include detailed inspection, testing, troubleshooting, and repair of standard products in accordance with Schneider Electric test and quality procedures.

Will work under the direction of the Manufacturing Supervisor and collaborate with other Test Technicians to test various Schneider Electric products to established performance specifications and to ensure standards are met. Will perform troubleshooting and repairs on standard products or fixtures, to component level.
• Perform work flow scheduling and administrative tasks as needed
• Ensure test equipment is properly maintained and operational.
• Ensure all other assigned tasks are performed in a timely manner.
• Assist Engineering and Customer Support departments on standard product and on new product development, as needed.
• Provide backup for senior technicians as needed.
• Other duties as needed.

This job might be for you if:
• Associate of Arts/Science in Electrical Engineering or Technology from a recognized College, with four (4) year's comparable experience; Certificate of Completion from a recognized Technical Trade School, or in process of attaining and/or Advanced Military technical school, plus four (4) years comparable work experience. High School Degree/GED or equivalent required.
• 5 to 10 years of experience performing electronic testing, calibration, assembly and component level troubleshooting of digital and analog circuitry
• Strong Electronic skills - extensive knowledge of both digital and analog circuitry.
• Proficient in use of electronic test equipment.
• Able to test and troubleshoot digital, analog and RF assemblies down to the component level
• Ability to work independently and as part of a dynamic team or under the direct supervision of a lead engineer
• Proficient with the use of various test equipment and must be familiar with schematic diagrams
• Experience with high voltage testing a major plus.
• Ability to effectively communicate, both written and oral, in English.
• Good computer skills, including familiarity with MS Word and Excel.
• Ability to use basic electronic test and measurement equipment, such as DVM's, oscilloscopes, and to correctly interpret the results.
• Ability to use basic hand tools.
• Knowledge of basic soldering techniques and use of soldering equipment
• Must have good color vision, to identify color coded wiring and cables
• Solid understanding of UPS systems.
• Be able to occasionally handle, as required, both hazardous and non-hazardous waste in a safe manner and in compliance with local, state, and federal ordinances.
• Be able to work occasional overtime during the week and on Saturday on short notice.

Physical Demands:
• Position requires a high level of dexterity and manipulative skill, facility with a wide range of manual and pneumatic hand tools as well as simple test equipment.
• Be able to occasionally handle, as required, both hazardous and non-hazardous waste in a safe manner and in compliance with local, state, and federal ordinances.
• Be able to work 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday.
• Be able to work occasional overtime during the week and on Saturday on short notice.

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. We're looking for people with a passion for success - on the job and beyond. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric: .

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You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled.

It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected characteristic or conduct.

Concerning agencies: Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for fees related to such.

Schneider Electric is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.