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Job Title:  Instrument Technician II


Brooklyn Park, MN, US, 55428

Business Unit:  Ametek Mocon
Posting Date:  Sep 20, 2022
Job Description: 

Role Summary:


Perform system power-up and/or checkout operations on complex systems.  Provide effective support for the production function by performing technical duties including testing and debugging, recording of data, etc., consistent with established performance standards and specifications in a manner that will ensure successful results within time and cost guidelines.



Key Responsibilities:


  • Perform power-up, leak check and /or checkout on manufactured equipment.
  • Assist in developing solutions for technical production design, documentation and procurement problems relevant to the manufacturing department that are within the area of expertise.
  • Tests, troubleshoot, and evaluate equipment and components to specifications and checkout procedures, make modifications to equipment consistent with ECO's.
  • May provide input to desired engineering changes.
  • Assis in maintaining company-owned equipment such as oscilloscopes, volt meters, etc., to ensure their accuracy and availability for test results.
  • Suggest methods and materials which will improve product performance, ease of manufacture, and/or profit.
  • Establish and maintain proper documentation for assigned projects including setup specifications and related machine/production operating procedures.
  • Provide clear and accurate test result data as required for interpretation and analysis by engineering and production management personnel.
  • Provide support and backup for Field Service group as required.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by leadership.



Education and Experience:


  • High school diploma with associate or technical certificate, or equivalent military experience.
  • Prefer knowledge of electronics.






  • Excellent organization, documentation, and prioritization skills.
  • Effective internal/external communication skills with a strong customer orientation and attention to detail.
  • Motivated, team player that can also work independently.
  • Requires strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.





  • Business travel as needed.



Other Duties:


  • This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.



Work Environment:


  • This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.  Individuals with physical/mental disabilities are eligible for the position provided they can perform the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation unless the accommodation would cause an undue hardship.



Mental Effort:


  • Requires a degree of concentration and attention to perform essential job functions.  Achieves objectives by analyzing, evaluating and interpreting viable solutions.  Periods of mental effort and concentration followed by other aspects of job with lesser concentration and attention requirements. 






Physical Demands:


  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, manufacturing physical tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.


Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

  • This is a full-time position. Standard business operation hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.  These hours do not apply to all positions. Please consult with supervisor on working hours for position.  Also, this position may require additional hours of work as requested by business needs.


AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

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