Military Tester
Come join a leader for over 160 years in mining and defense industries!
Iron River, MI 
Posted 11 days ago
Job Description
Do you love the outdoors? Located in the beautiful Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Job includes opportunities to immerse yourself in the breath-taking natural beauty of the outdoors, with picturesque landscapes, tranquil lakes and scenic trails right at your door step. Enjoy work-life balance in a serene environment that fosters a deep connection with nature and offers abundant recreational activities for outdoor enthusiasts.

Whether you’re just starting or looking to further your career. Come apply with us at Trident Maritime Systems – Heavy Equipment Group. We offer 3-, 4- and 5-day work weeks.

Join us where you can work and play!

PRIMARY  RESPONSIBILITY: Perform diverse testing on intricate and /or large apparatus, machines or equipment following specific test procedures. Must have thorough knowledge of hydraulics as well as experience with mechanical and electrical systems such as reading schematics and wiring. Comfortably test and troubleshoot hydraulic and/or electrical systems. Work from complicated assembly drawings and specifications. Use a variety of precision measuring instruments and gauging devices. Work requires skill and assembling techniques, plus experience and a knowledge of design and basic mechanical principles. Must be able to work safely and efficiently in a dynamic environment. Must be willing to travel when necessary.
  1. PLC Programming Knowledge
  2. Adhere to all safety protocol and procedures.
  3. Knowledge of Assembly Procedures, Processes, & Techniques such as Backlash and Endplay
  4. Crane Operations and Rigging
  5. Perform Quality Checks throughout Process
  6. Perform testing such as Airborne Noise, Vibe II, and use Laser Alignment Systems
  7. Set-up and Operate Test Towers
  8. Basic understanding of Electrical Applications and hook-ups
  9. Set-up, Tear-Down, and Storage of Test Fixtures
  10. Complete Final Assembly Tests and Floor Testing (includes filling out Test Procedures)
  11. Advanced Hydraulic Applications and Procedures
  12. Document Procedures and Make Improvements when Applicable
  13. Troubleshoot Hydraulic, Mechanical, and Electrical Systems
  14. Ensure all test procedures adhere to approved specifications from Quality Control, DCMA, Source Inspections, Etc.
  15. Manage oil and lubrication levels
  16. Responsible for Hydraulic Pressure Unit (HPU) functions such as flow and pressures during testing.
  17. Other duties as assigned.

  • Basic Blueprint, Basic Math and Basic Measuring Devices
  • Crane Operations and Rigging
  • Excellent Communication skills

Equal Opportunity Employer of Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities/Affirmative Action Employer.
We comply with Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division.


Job Summary
Start Date
2 weeks
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Required Education
Required Experience
5+ years
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