Test Engineer

  • Delta Star Inc
  • 270 Industrial Rd, San Carlos, CA 94070, USA
  • Nov 30, 2018
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Summary of Job Description:Test mobile and power transformers based on engineering documents, customer specifications and IEEE standards. 

Qualification: Bachelor of science in Electrical Engineering. Experience in power transformer testing. Minimum of 5 years’ experience in power transformer design or test. Familiarity with power transformer design and test or in a related field. Familiarity with power transformer basic materials, standards and controls. Knowledge of ANSI/IEEE/IEC standards as they relate to transformer testing. 

Working Conditions:Power transformer manufacturing environment and customer site. Work in energized high voltage area. 

Equipment Used: Computer and equipment to test transformers.  

Detailed Job Description:  

  • Lead daily testing of transformers and controls. 
  • Ensure ongoing adherence to internal and external standards. 
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose problems. 
  • Utilize PC and necessary hand calculations to prepare files and forms for transformer test and draft Certified Test Reports.
  • Prepare detailed test plans for scheduled transformers based on input from the customer specification, test specification, nameplate, control drawings, standards, equipment instruction manuals and work instructions.
  • Interface with engineering as necessary for clarifications or to obtain additional information. Represent the test department in a professional manner.
  • Maintain & Repair test equipment as necessary.  Ensure equipment is calibrated and schedule upcoming calibrations.  Monitor condition of test equipment and test fixtures.
  • Recognize opportunities for improvement and take action.
  • Ensure engineering changes are acted upon as required and communicate non-conformance's via quality assurance department.
  • Provide work leadership and train test technicians.  Teach equipment setup, connections, principles of operation, maintenance, and diagnostics.
  • Involvement of commissioning and testing of mobile substations.

Benefits: Full benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, 401k with company match, ESOP, life, AD&D, optional LTD, vacation and sick leave.  

Delta Star, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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