Systems Engineering Technician
Company: MTS Systems
Location: Eden Prairie
Posted on: June 4, 2021
A thriving environment for learning, innovation and growth.
Why do so many people join MTS Systems Corporation and stay for
a career? Because this is a place where you get to apply your
creativity, work with smart people on fascinating projects, and
make a positive impact on people's lives. It is a place where you
can learn, innovate and grow professionally.
Transforming what's possible with cars, aircraft, bridges, wind
turbines and space-age materials - this is work we dream about as
kids. At MTS, it's a rewarding career path for talented individuals
who are willing to work hard, think hard, and commit to solving
complex and critical challenges for our customers around the world,
many of whom are leaders in their respective industries.
By joining MTS, you'll have access to the latest tools and
technologies, along with the support of colleagues who are
passionate about their work. You'll discover a dynamic culture of
continuous improvement that extends to our people, one that offers
numerous ways to expand your knowledge and advance your career. And
because we are a global company, your work may also include world
Our business is thriving. Our future is exciting. Your potential
To perform timely, efficient and cost effective in-house systems
performance (calibration, performance testing, troubleshooting,
rework, system hook-up and tear down, repairs, checkout and
customer acceptance testing) and on-site systems installation in a
manner which directly contributes to customer satisfaction and
maintenance of MTS quality standards.
Major Areas of Accountability:
Performs operational tests at the direction of the project
engineer to ensure that MTS quality standards are maintained.
Promptly notifies appropriate personnel of system performance
deficiencies or operational problems encountered during performance
testing. Works with appropriate sub-job engineer to resolve
problems and to achieve system acceptance.
Travels to customer site, domestic or foreign, to perform
on-site installation, calibration, modification or upgrades on
systems. Installation may include uncrating, moving equipment to
proper location, system hook-up, testing of functionality,
acceptance testing and customer operational training. May handle
engineering and/or service issues. Seeks out and utilizes the most
efficient and effective travel arrangements within MTS policy when
traveling on company business.
Ensures proper system configuration, function, performance,
calibration and system integrity while following established
procedures on standard systems and products or custom checkout
plans on custom systems at the direction of the project
Conducts self in a professional and confident manner.
Establishes and maintains proper working relationship with
engineering staff and customers, both in-house and during
May be requested to conduct training and service programs in the
operation and maintenance of company systems and products for
customers or other MTS personnel. Training may be in-house or at
the customer site. Gives technical advice, within scope of
expertise, to customers or employees regarding operation, servicing
and maintenance as well as product application to assure maximum
customer satisfaction with the systems capabilities and
Plans and schedules all daily activities to make the most
productive and efficient use of time. May be required to expedite
parts prior to checking, final acceptance or installation to
achieve required systems performance in an expeditious manner.
Continually strives to reduce cost and improve quality in every
aspect of the job. Takes personal initiative in seeking out
solutions to problems. Requests support from supervisor when
Follows a self development/improvement program to broaden
his/her knowledge of the company's products, systems and enhance
skills in field servicing. Participates in establishment of
training plans which may include on the job training, mentoring and
- Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned and
always strives to follow all MTS policies.
- AA degree or 2 year vo-tech certificate and 1 year of
applicable technician experience OR 4 years technician experience
and 1 year applicable technician experience.
- Knowledge of hydraulics & high degree of mechanical aptitude
- Should be able to communicate effectively.
- Electrical/electronics experience is a plus.
MTS Systems Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
ethnicity, religion, creed, gender, gender identification, sexual
orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age,
marital status or veteran status.
Posting Notes: Manufacturing/Operations/Quality | | |
Keywords: MTS Systems, Eden Prairie , Systems Engineering Technician, Other , Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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