R96723 – Crash / Safety Test Technician

at Kelly Services
Location Farmington
Date Posted January 12, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified

Description

**Automotive Crash / Safety Technician**

Long-term, day shift position working in the brand-new crash barrier lab

From the sleek design of our vehicles to the unique opportunities we offer around the globe, Nissan exemplifies ingenuity in everything we do. Our people are what drive the business forward. We are seeking an Engineering Test Technician to join our team in Farmington Hills, Michigan. We are looking for a hard-working automotive engineering test technician who is eager to use their skills to setup, conduct, and assist in the analysis of a vehicle test. The ideal candidate would have a flexible skillset to support a variety of testing on new product development. The technician would setup and perform vehicle crash tests and related tasks. The technician will primarily work in our Dynamic Safety lab but may also work in other functional test areas as needed.

**Job functions**

+ Setting up test equipment and preparing vehicles for test

+ Assisting engineers with troubleshooting, root cause analysis, and development of effective countermeasures

+ Setting up and performing crash tests on prototype vehicles.

+ Conducting Pedestrian Safety Testing: Flex PLI, Upper Leg, GTR Head Impacts

+ Remove and replacement of prototype vehicle components as required for Crash Test

+ Maintain a professional work environment

**Qualifications:**

+ HS Diploma/GED required; an Associate degree is preferred

+ 2+ years of work experience in dynamic safety testing is preferred but not required.

+ Experience setting up accelerometers and DTS data acquisition

+ Automotive mechanical skills required and automotive testing experience preferred

+ Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills

+ Positive attitude and willingness to learn new tasks required

+ Relatively clean driving record

Welcome to an open lane of possibility. Drive your career forward and join the company leading the technology and business evolution of the automotive industry by applying today.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, we're here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, we're always thinking about what's next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we're a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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