Laboratory Technician

Underwriters Laboratories - Research Triangle Park, NC (30+ days ago)3.7

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At UL, we know why we come to work. Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with one common purpose – to make the world a safer, more secure, and more sustainable place to live. We clear the way for our customers to introduce the latest products, technological advances, and systems in an increasingly complex world so they can provide peace of mind to the market. Our integrity is woven throughout our company and shapes the way we approach and deliver our solutions. We are proud that the work we do every day has a meaningful contribution to society. We continue to build upon our legacy of trusted expertise and partnership to keep our communities safe and secure as we march forward into the future. This helps us to sleep better at night, and we are confident that the millions of people we touch rest easier too.

The Consumer Technology team is committed to the safety of consumer and commercial Hi-Tech products. These products include power supplies, small batteries, lasers, information technology equipment, audio/video equipment, vaping devices, and telecom type equipment. Come and join our team to evaluate new and exciting Hi-Tech products to ensure they meet relevant safety requirements!

Our team is customer-focused, team oriented and strives to ensure that products we evaluate are considered safe per the applicable safety requirements.

The Laboratory Technician for the Consumer Technology team in Research Triangle Park, NC will play a vital role in the successful completion of customer projects. You will be responsible for testing customer samples in a laboratory environment by following defined test plans and data sheets and working directly with our engineers. This is an opportunity for working on a newly established and exciting safety standard.

Job Responsibilities:
As directed follows defined test plans and datasheets. Evaluates test performance and sample operation to properly evaluate test results. Records and explains test results and completes test report for Engineering staff.
As instructed examines customer samples and learns to operate basic tests for each case. Communicates with customers during setup and operation to ensure proper evaluation.
Operates with supervision within defined limits of responsibility.
Develops working knowledge of the job, methods, instrumentation and systems.
Performs other duties as directed.
This role is located in Research Triangle Park, NC and reports to the Operations Leader.


To succeed in this role, you should:
Have an Associate’s Degree or Some University education in an Electrical/Electronics discipline.
Have strong communication skills.
Have a high sense of responsibility and commitment along with the ability to work independently.

Visa sponsorship and relocation assistance are not available for this position

Grow and Achieve. Growth and development are part of our DNA. Our working environment is a launch pad for our employees to excel. Your growth will be supported with targeted development, rewards and recognition programs, so that you can maximize your potential.

If you like what you have read and you believe that you would be a good fit for this new role, we would like to hear from you.