Mechanical Test Technologist

Chemical/Lab Technologist
March 27, 2018
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Mechanical Test Technologist

We are looking for a Mechanical Test Technologist to be responsible for building test stations and machine assembly, performing mechanical testing, operating test stations, maintaining lab and test equipment. The position requires safety training and hands-on experience in a laboratory environment. The ability to collect, sort, and analyze test data will be advantageous. The position requires a basic understanding of fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, and machine design.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designing basic mechanical parts
  • Preparing specifications and drawings for mechanical components, equipment and systems
  • Inspecting the construction of mechanical parts and installation
  • Preparing layouts for new machines, tool designs, plants and equipment
  • Specifying parts for laboratory scale pilot tests
  • Maintaining test equipment
  • Operating pilot-size electrical and gas fired boilers
  • Handling gas supply and cylinders
  • Performing basic control strategies
  • Operating PLC and Labview control and data acquisition systems
  • Calibrating instrumentation for flow, pressure, and temperature measurement and control
  • Reading P&IDs


  • Technologist in Mechanical Engineering or related field from technical institutes and colleges
  • At least 2 years in the mechanical testing field
  • Ability to visualize three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings
  • Good sketching or drawing skills
  • Good mathematics and mechanical problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Proficiency in Office software such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Fluency in English

If you want to take the next step in your career, send your resume to [email protected] with “Mechanical Test Technologist” in the subject line. For more information about Inventys, please visit You can also connect with us on Facebook or Twitter @inventysinc.


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