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Test Engineer


New Orleans, LA




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Intralox LLC, a division of Laitram LLC, has a position available for a Test Engineer who will work in our New Orleans office to support our Technical Support team within the new product development department in the creation of innovative, high-value solutions for challenging real-world problems. This test engineer will be responsible for designing and executing test plans that are efficient and thorough and providing documented data to the engineering team to validate that our products can be properly utilized in our customer’s plants for years to come.  

At Intralox, successful individuals understand the vital role of business in fulfilling human needs, value directness, honesty, and objectivity while balancing respect and good listening, avoid decision-making based on ego, authority, or emotions. They are committed to making and keeping commitments, and actively seek ways to simplify issues and solve problems. 

The company culture is built on a foundation of trust and respect, where team members feel empowered to share their ideas and perspectives openly.  

Whether it's providing innovative solutions for the food industry, improving warehouse automation, or revolutionizing parcel handling, Intralox's team of problem solvers make a positive impact on the world.  If you're dedicated to making a difference, Intralox is the place for you!
  • Conduct testing and tasks associated with New Product Development and document results. 
    • Research background, application, theory, and previous testing methods to design appropriate and thorough test procedures. 
    • Execute tests and document all results in a clear and organized method which can be shared with and comprehended by all team members from engineers to account managers.
    • Prepare samples and run material property tests utilizing specialized laboratory equipment. 
    • “Own” the execution and outcome of given tests. Be able to explain methodology. 
  • Assemble / Design/ Modify mechanical components as needed. 
  • Monitor and manage ongoing long-term tests. 
  • Maintain workshop and test areas to ensure they are clean and orderly. 
  • Provide training on the operation of test equipment as needed.
  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or related discipline) or equivalent experience.
  • Demonstrated mechanical and technical aptitudes.
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Effective technical writing, verbal communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and ability to learn and operate equipment user interface software.
  • Familiarity with various material, component, and system-level testing techniques.
  • Self-managed, team player able to complete assigned priorities without supervision.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds safely and work standing up for an extended period in an unconditioned warehouse.
  • Previous test specialist or test engineer work experience preferred.
  • Data management and data analysis skills and experience preferred.
  • Experience working with National Instruments hardware and LabVIEW software preferred.