Engineering Technician

Du Bois, PA 15801

Posted: 01/22/2019 Industry: Industrial Job Number: 166942 Pay Rate: $40.00

The Engineering Tech will be part of a team responsible for the design, development, verification and sustaining of water meters, gas meters and a wide variety of communication products that interface to water and gas meters.

These products are state-of-the art microcontroller or DSP based embedded systems, typically with integrated radios, where the electronic design is typically battery powered and must operate in harsh environments for 20 years. 

Troubleshoot production failures of gas meters to identify root cause. 

Perform metrology testing of next generation gas meters in various test rigs. 

Support regulatory/reliability testing on gas meters and communication products. 

Write test reports documenting verification activities and results. 

Design, specify and build test fixtures and custom lab tools to support product testing/verification. 

Identify opportunities for, and automate test processes to realize efficiency improvements. 

Provide electronic assembly and analysis as needed.


A.S. degree in Electronic Technology or related field

 4 – 10 years’ experience working in an electronics lab, preferably testing and troubleshooting DC powered electronic circuits to the component level.

Sound knowledge of electronics fundamentals  

Ability to operate electronic test equipment such as oscilloscopes, ESD guns, signal generators, power meters, multimeters and thermal chambers.

PCBA diagnosis, assembly and repair utilizing various electronics assembly tools. 

Experience with Labview or other languages/tools used in automating electronic and mechanical testing. 

Must be willing to work overtime as needed 

Work individually or as a team. 

At times must prioritize and execute on multiple projects, other times must focus on single critical tasks. 

Familiarity with an electro-mechanical production environment a plus

 Proficient skills using Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc).


HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

Rhonda Twitty

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