ZF Test Support Technician in Marshall, Illinois

Test Support Technician

Division U - Global Electronics


Job Description

GENERAL SUMMARY: Provide ongoing technical support of In-Circuit, Burn-In, ESS, and Functional Test equipment.


  • Support of production test equipment during scheduled and unscheduled maintenance events.

  • Utilize the following equipment in the troubleshooting and repair process: digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, hand and power tools, soldering/de-soldering equipment and environmental ovens.

  • Assist in the continuous improvement of test yields and increase MTBF with quick, accurate identification and resolution of equipment problems.

  • Perform and track assigned preventative maintenance and calibration activities on all test equipment.

  • Communicate daily activities through the use of an online maintenance database.

  • Perform board repairs of electronic components.

  • Perform data collection, analysis, and presentation activities on unscheduled and scheduled maintenance events.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Comply with and support the health, safety, and environmental programs, policies, and procedures.

Required Education and Experience

•High school diploma and a minimum of five years experience installing, maintaining and repairing test equipment.

Experience and Skill Requirements

• Demonstrated in-depth electronic and mechanical troubleshooting skills

• Ability to interpret electronic schematics.

• Basic understanding of the MS Windows NT and Windows 2000 environment.

• Basic understanding of Microsoft Office.

• Must complete Advanced Solder training

• Good analytical skills.

• Experience with FARS reporting tool.

• Experience with building/debugging prototype circuits.

• Familiarity with Master Control.

Position Status


Functional Area







United States

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran