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Laitram®

Engineering Technician

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Category

Engineering

Division

Intralox
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Intralox LLC, a division of Laitram LLC, has a position available for an Engineering Technician who will work in our New Orleans office to support our new product development team in the creation of innovative, high-value solutions for challenging real-world problems. 

Intralox is a division of Laitram, L.L.C., with an extensive portfolio of innovative conveyance solutions and services that improve lives and optimize businesses worldwide.   

Our global workforce of over 3,000 employees in 20+ countries consist of reliable problem solvers, continuously developing and directly delivering solutions that have driven our customers’ growth worldwide for more than 45 years. 

Intralox was founded on the principle of doing the right thing, by treating customers, employees, and suppliers with honesty, fairness, and respect.  We invest heavily in these values and aim to practice our business philosophy principles every day, which is why we have been consistently recognized for innovation and workplace excellence. We believe in the power of a good idea no matter where it comes from, using trust as the foundation to how we work, and that self-managed people are our greatest asset.
Responsibilities: 
  • Conduct tests and document results 
  • Build and test modular belts and components 
  • Execute product performance and application tests 
  • Prepare samples and run material property tests 
  • Prepare test reports and communicate findings to internal customers 
  • Assemble mechanical devices such as new test equipment 
  • Maintain devices and machines including existing test equipment 
  • Maintain workshop and test areas including the enforcement of housekeeping standards 
  • Provide workshop safety training (saws, drill press, belt sander, etc.) 
  • Provide training on the operation of test equipment as needed 
  • Coordinate with and courier items to and from shipping, receiving, and assembly 

Requirements: 
  • Self-managed, able to complete assigned priorities without supervision  
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude 
  • Experience with hand tools and power tools 
  • Able to follow basic drawings or test plans and execute while exercising superb attention to detail.  
  • Must have an understanding of safe work practices, proper handling of tools, electricity, etc. 
  • Computer skills (Windows, Microsoft Office applications) 
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds safely and be able to work outside at times 
  • High school diploma or equivalent  
  • Degree in Engineering Technology or 3-5 years related experience (e.g., auto mechanic, aircraft mechanic, electrician, machine maintenance, carpentry, machinist, etc.) 
  • Familiarity with PLCs/VFDs is a plus 


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