Tester I- 1st Shift
Janesville, WI  / Fort Atkinson, WI  / Jefferson, WI 
Posted 28 days ago
Job Description

Generac Power Systems – Work with the leader in the power industry! Our facility in Jefferson, WI is seeking a Tester I.


The Tester I is expected to perform system tests conform to production and quality standards, analyze malfunction and perform repairs, adjustments or alterations as required, or refer for additional test/repair, ensure records are kept, confer with engineering, design and quality assurance.This position reports directly to Production Manager or Supervisor.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Regular and prompt attendance and the ability to work schedule as define and overtime as required.
    • Uses test procedures, test programs and written instructions to test product and / or subassemblies
    • Performs troubleshooting of product and equipment to meet production schedules and performance standards.
    • Demonstrated ability to interpret schematics and drawings in order to properly test product.
    • Ensures proper preventative maintenance in place for test equipment; provides suggestions on changes to PM schedules.
    • Ability to flex across different products / areas to support business needs.
    • Contributes to improving processes, lead times, through-put and cost.
    • Uses initiative and judgment to solve problems


Basic Qualifications:


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 0-2 years of experience


Additional Qualifications:


  • Ability to effectively communicate
  • Contributes to identifying problems and implementing appropriate countermeasures.
  • Ability to identify problems
  • Basic PC knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of product testing and generator assembly.
  • Ability to perform basic reading, writing, and math functions.
  • Ability to perform basic mechanical assembly skills
  • Ability to effectively work in a team environment.
  • Models positive and professional work ethics.
  • Uses test procedures, test programs and written instructions to test product and / or subassemblies


Preferred Qualifications:




While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand.  The employee frequently is required to use hands to manipulate objects, tools or controls and talk or hear.  The employee is regularly required to walk; stoop; crouch; bend and reach above shoulders.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and up to 100 pounds with assistance, waist high, up to 10 feet away.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.  Temperatures can vary from cool to warm depending upon the season. The employee must comply with the assigned location PPE requirements including but not limited to safety glasses, hearing protection, appropriate gloves, clothing and shields for required tasks and closed toed or safety shoes as required by facility safety policies.

Generac Power Systems Inc. is an equal opportunity employer/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.


Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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