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Mechanical Engineering Technologist in Wilmington, DE at NextGen

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

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Job Responsibilities

A two-year AAS in Mechanical Engineering (or related field) or 2 years of experience performing mechanical testing. The candidate should have interest in learning new instrumentation and equipment to keep up with new measurement technologies. The candidate should have demonstrated ability in the following areas:


  • Familiarity with conventional mechanical property measurements on various materials. Should be proficient in use of Instron and MTS servo hydraulic and screw machines.

  • Instrumentation used in mechanical measurement programs, and transducer (sensor) technology such as strain gages/ wheatstone bridge, load cells, pressure transducers, temperature (TC's and RTD's), quartz force and acceleration transducers, displacement transducers (LVDT's, Laser extensometers and, eddy current probes).

  • Experience or interest in learning high-speed photography and digital image correlation.

  • Demonstrated knowledge in fundamental understanding of computers and technical software, including familiarity with "WINDOWS", "Word", "PowerPoint", and "Excel".

  • Demonstrated written and oral communications skills.

  • Demonstrated interpersonal and people development skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team member in a respectful manner in a diverse work environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a orderly and timely manner.