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Test Lab Supervisor

Company : Safran Aerosystems Oxygen Job field : Testing Location : Lancaster, New York Usa , New York , United States Contract type : Permanent Contract duration : Full-time Required degree : Bachelor's Degree Required experience : More than 5 years Professional status : Professional, Engineer & Manager Spoken language(s) : English Fluent Salary range : $80,000 - $90,000

Job Description

The Test Lab Supervisor will supervise the verification and validation of lab activities, as well as the development and performance of test activities needed for gaseous, mask and chemical oxygen safety equipment.

Duties and responsibilities may be added, deleted or changed at any time at the discretion of management, formally or informally, either verbally or in writing.

• Creates and maintains reports to management on activates and resources availability
• Creates visibility to the department on activates and scheduled down time
• Manages the development and training of personnel for continued growth and capabilities in the lab, with the reporting manager.
• Authors, develops and or reviews test plans and procedures, test methods and processes to improve testing capability, efficiency, and accuracy.
• Manages internal and external resources for test stand construction, prove out, and acceptance including outside test services.
• Review product requirements for implementation of test strategies, procedures and set-up
• Generate and or reviews test plans, test procedures and operating instructions
• Ensure the accuracy and consistency of all test results through thorough documentation processes
• Ownership of work area. The engineering laboratory is a place for experimental activity as well as a show room for conformity and regulatory certification of product
• equipment and facility need to be maintained in a professional manner
• Makes recommendations for improvement of equipment, software, etc.
• Develops and Implements improvement plans for the lab
• Ensures safety is incorporated into all activities of the lab
• Operate a variety of computer/PLC automated and manual test equipment, acquisition systems, environmental chambers, vibration systems, and assorted measurement sensors.
• Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

Listed above are the ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS of this job classification. Employees in this job classification may be required to perform various other duties including but not limited to training, administration, and housekeeping. In addition, employees in this job classification are responsible for the quality, quantity and timeliness of the product or service they provide. They will carry out those duties, in a safe and cooperative manner, per established policies, practices and procedures. Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments of different positions and to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job.

Employees Supervised:
• Test engineers, technicians and machine shop

Complementary Description

Safran Aerosystems Oxygen Systems US (AVOX Systems Inc) is a U.S. based Safran Company located in Lancaster, NY that designs, manufactures and services oxygen life support respiratory systems, related personal protective equipment, and aircraft accessories for the aviation and government markets. Safran Aerosystems Oxygen Systems US functions as a part of Safran, with international locations. We provide innovative oxygen solutions to the aircraft industry.

Safran Aerosystems Oxygen Systems US is an equal opportunity employer. Safran Aerosystems Oxygen Systems US does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or hereditary cellular or blood trait, sexual orientation, marital status, or status as a disabled or Vietnam area veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.

*Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

*All applicants must be a US citizen or US Permanent Resident (i.e., Green Card Holder)

*Relocation is not provided for this position.

*Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Job Requirements

Education -
Required – Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field.
Preferred - MBA or advanced technical degree

Experience –
Required – 4+ years of relevant test engineering experience or equivalent; manager experience not a requirement
Preferred – 10+ years test engineering experience, 2 yrs. supervisor or manager experience
• Experience in the aerospace industry
• Experience with RTCA DO-160 and/or MIL-STD-810G environmental test standards

Special Knowledge/Skills –
Required -
• Understanding of and experience with engineering testing methods such as planning, executing and reporting on tests or experiments and interpretation of drawings.
• Experience with logical trouble shooting steps to solve technical challenges.
• Experience with data acquisition hardware and software
• Experience and proficiency with technical writing; strong communication skills
• Software experience – MS Office Tools, Excel, CAD, data acquisition and coding.
Preferred –
• Solid software experience – VBA programming, Solidworks, Matlab, LabVIEW
• 3D Printing
• Strong interpersonal skills (teamwork, flexibility) to work with internal and external customers
• Electrical or Electromechanical test equipment experience

Specificity of the job

Less than 5 percent.

Locate your future workplace

225 Erie Street 14086

Lancaster, New York Usa

New York United States

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