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Job Title:  Electromechanical Technician


Warrendale, PA, US, 15086

Business Unit:  Gatan
Posting Date:  Sep 12, 2022
Job Description: 

Electron Microscopy Technologies (EMT) is the world leading manufacturer of high-quality instrumentation and software for imaging and analysis in TEM and SEM applications. The Gatan and EDAX names are recognized and respected throughout the worldwide scientific community and has been synonymous with high quality products and the industry’s leading technology.


We are currently seeking a talented Electromechanical Technician who will be responsible for the assembly, testing and troubleshooting associated with electronic and mechanical systems and components. This leadership position is based at Gatan’s Warrendale, PA manufacturing facility.


General responsibilities include the assembly and validation of small, precision mechanical assemblies in a low volume production environment. Troubleshooting and product testing is required as well.



Excellent oral and written communications skills as well as refined analytical and problem solving abilities.

Read and interpret schematics and drawings.

Solder and do rework on assemblies.

Communicate clearly with various department regarding pertinent issues.

Exhibit vigilance towards eliminating/avoiding inventory discrepancies.

Strong focus on safety compliance

Maintain an exceptionally organized and clean production environment.



Ability to adapt to change (positive and negative)

Ability to accept criticism and deal calmly and effectively with stressful situations.

Ability to utilize interpersonal and communication techniques, working in a team environment, and dealing with a wide variety of personalities and communication styles.

Willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.

Ability to prioritize and multitask.

Attention to detail.

Demonstrates a positive attitude toward work, exhibits competence, dependability and strives for constant improvement.



Ability to read and write work instructions and procedures in English.

Ability to follow written and verbal instructions in English.

Ability to give written and verbal instructions in English.

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules and procedure manuals.



5 years of related technical and/or industry manufacturing experience with a strong mechanical aptitude.



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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