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Fraunhofer USA Lab Technician-Vacuum Coating in East Lansing, Michigan

OverviewFraunhofer USA, Inc. is an engineering firm providing services to customers worldwide. The company is working closely with the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europersquo;s largest applied research and development organization.At Fraunhoferrsquo;s Center for Coatings and Diamond Technologies in East Lansing, Michigan, we are seeking a highly motivated, reliable and technically competent individual to join our engineering team as a laboratory technician and machine operator.This is a salaried position including benefits.We offer an exciting work environment in an interdisciplinary team where every individual matters greatly to the success of the company.ResponsibilitiesulliRoutine and preventive maintenance of coating and peripheral equipment/liliMachine troubleshooting and upgrades/liliParts handling including sorting, cleaning, loading, unloading, packing, shipping/liliOperation of vacuum coating machines and process monitoring/liliParts handling including sorting, cleaning, loading, unloading, packing, shipping/liliQuality control of coated parts/liliSupport engineering team with RD projects/li/ulMinimum RequirementsulliHigh school diploma with 1-2 years experience in PLC controlled machine operation and maintenance, vocational, associate or Bachelor degree in related field desired/liliHands-on and working knowledge of mechanical and computer-controlled machinery/liliDetail oriented, creative and personal responsibility/liliFamiliarity with office software such as Microsoft Excel and Word/liliMotivated self-starter with excellent attendance/liliPhysically able to work in a chemical laboratory and light manufacturing environment, lifting up to 70 pounds/li/ulAdditional desired skillsulliPrevious experience with vacuum equipment or cutting tools/liliAdvanced knowledge in engineering, physics or chemistry/liliExperience with QMS ISO 9001/liliMetal working skills such as machining, welding/liliCAD design (SolidWorks or AutoCAD)/liliPLC/Automation, electronics troubleshooting/li/ulBenefits: Health and dental insurance, paid vacation, life insurance, pension plan contributionsWorking hours: 40 hours per weekTypical work hours are 8:30 a.m. ndash; 5:30 p.m., however the position and current COVID-19 restrictions may require flexible early morning or evening shifts and occasional weekends depending on workloadFraunhofer USA is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is a federal contractor.