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Test Technician

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Job Title: Test Technician
Location: Omaha, NE, Mid-West United States, USA
Company: CLAAS
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Equipment, Manufacturing and Technical
Career Type: Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: 1
Salary: Based on Experience
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Test Technician
Regular Full-Time
Omaha, NE, US

 Job Purpose 

The Test Technician conducts tests and validation (functional test and durability test) of CLAAS products in North America and internationally. 

Main Accountabilities and Essential Functions 

· Responsible for conducting assigned field and lab test activities. 

· Fabricates test parts and/or entire harvest machines in workshop. 

· Performs instrumented tests in lab and in the field. 

· Presents test results to Engineering group using both written and verbal communication. 

· Adheres to established company values, practices, policies and procedures at all times. Follows and supports compliance with all applicable safety rules, laws,
regulations and standards.

· Demonstrates regular and punctual attendance at the assigned work location.  


Note: This position includes extensive travel - during harvest expect 80% -100% travel; valid driver's license and passport is required 

o Extensive stays of 1-3 weeks may be required in support of test and harvest activities. During these times, 1 to 2 weekends away from home at a time is possible. 


Additional Functions 

· Conducts technical exchange with other CLAAS Engineering groups. 

· Supports local content design and validation activities. 

· Other projects and / or duties as assigned by management. 


Educational/Training Requirements 

· Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Mechanized Systems Management, or equivalent.  


Experience Requirements 

· Entry level position (0-3) years' experience. 

· Familiar with agricultural equipment and harvesting practices, farming background preferred. 

· Excellent time management and project management skills. 

· Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings. 

· Vehicle field and lab testing experience desirable; must have operational knowledge of prototype shop machine tools including welding. 

· Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

· Excellent problem analysis and problem solving skills. 

· Ability to obtain and maintain CDL. 

· Must be able to meet deadlines and handle a high volume workload in a fast-paced environment with strong attention to detail.  

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Job Post Date: 03/19/19
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