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Test Engineer

Link Engineering Company (LINK) is a premier designer and manufacturer of precision test equipment, we specialize in developing customized solutions for Automotive, Aviation, Off-Highway, Rail and Civil Engineering industries. We are headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, outside of Detroit and maintain testing laboratories, manufacturing, and support facilities around the globe.

Established in 1935, we have been a family-owned company for generations, we treat our customers and employees as if they are part of our family. We set our employees up for success, as they are given constant opportunities to learn and develop new skills. As many of our team members have been with LINK for a generation or more, the LINK team is equipped with a wealth of knowledge, providing decades of hands-on experience and out-of-the box thinking to OEM’s and suppliers everywhere.

We are looking for a Test Engineer who will provide engineering discipline as part of a team reporting to the Engineering Manager.

Primary Function: Provide engineering discipline as part of a team reporting to the Engineering Manager.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Technical responsibility for organizing, executing and coordinating customer jobs
  • Analyze test results and provide engineering reports that meet customer specifications
  • Act as a liaison with internal and external customers with responsibility for acting independently on technical matters pertaining to the test engineering field
  • Perform customer-related activities that will promote new jobs and repeat customers
  • Read and understand test specifications for inertia dynamometer, vehicle and component bench testing projects
  • Use a Windows based computer system to access relevant test procedures and quality system documents, enter measurement data, store and retrieve files from the network, etc.
  • Monitor tests in progress to ensure they are running to specification
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area and comply with all safety requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Automotive Engineering or a related Associates degree and 4 years relevant work experience in an automotive engineering laboratory
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications and computer based file structures
  • Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills Able to work effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Able to work evenings and/or weekends (as required)

Physical Requirements:

Position is located in a test facility environment, and may involve hands-on work with tools and testing equipment.  Physical activity may include lifting (up to 50lbs.), bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, hand-eye coordination, and manual dexterity.

Relocation services not provided.

Link is an Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/Minority/Women/Veterans. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Link is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employees to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States.

Accessibility for Applicants with Disabilities: If you need a reasonable accommodation for the online application process due to a disability please call 1-734-453-0800. Please provide your contact information and details about the posted position of interest. Only inquiries regarding assistance for those who need an accommodation with the online application process due to a disability will be returned.

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