Honda Careers – Reliability Test Engineering Technician

Website Honda Motor Company

Job Description:

Associate will perform vehicle body and chassis reliability-based testing in a lab environment. Associate will be responsible for vehicle setup, controlling hydraulic actuators, data collection of instrumentation, interval inspections and documentation. This individual plays a supporting role, performing daily assigned tasks, researching new tools or processes and proposes improvements to leadership while carrying out the mission to provide safe, accurate and efficient test services in a culture that people want to be a part of.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with external departments, applies well developed knowledge and understanding of procedures/techniques and instrumentation used in standard testing to conduct assigned specialized tests, troubleshooting problems that may occur with testing. Additionally, use expertise/experience to assist in development of non-standard testing methods or investigations.
  • Perform vehicle and/or parts modifications, removals and/or installations, including preparing mock-ups, modifying existing vehicles per testing requirements and performing electrical work and/or fabrication processes to produce operational test vehicles. Maintains all assigned testing equipment in good working order, including performing routine replacement of parts, schedule non-routine repairs through LT, and maintaining/updating equipment maintenance documentation/logs.
  • Create/maintain testing and operational procedure manuals / documentation in area of specialty, including preparing periodic operational reports as requested and identifying process/equipment improvements that support overall quality/efficiency and promote accuracy and precision in testing and data collection.
  • On prototype vehicles and components, conducts and/or supports all standard/non-standard testing in area of specialty to confirm regulatory/internal (A0/B0) requirements are being met. This includes setting up/executing tests, installing/adapting complex equipment to obtain accurate results, program and tune hydraulic test cell profiles, perform all inspections (fastener torque & clamp load, die penetrant micro-fracture), setup and monitor instrumentation (camera system, accelerometers, load cells, strain gages, LVDT’s & potentiometers). As needed; create transducers by modifying components or fasteners, apply strain gages, calibrate, install, and review data.

Job Requirements:

  • Competent knowledge of test equipment/machinery to perform the job (Data acquisition, CMM, hydraulic control systems, etc.)
  • Well-developed skills/techniques in test preparation/execution
  • Strong mechanical and/or electronics experience/skills
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot basic test equipment
  • Demonstrated ability to perform light fabrication, disassembly/reassembly
  • Competent time management, multi-tasking, judgement skills
  • Competent communication, interpersonal, presentation, team building skills
  • Must be able to possess a high level of confidentiality

Qualification & Experience:

  • Minimum HS, Associates in Automotive, Electronic or Mechanical Technology preferred
  • 4 Years Laboratory Testing Experience

Job Details:

Company: Raymond, OH, USA

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Raymond, OH, USA

Application Deadline: N/A

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