Element Materials Technology

Test Technician

Job Locations US-FL-Jupiter


Element has an opportunity for a Test Technician. The primary function of the Test Technician is to fabricate and operate unique test rigs directed and designed by Test Engineers to satisfy customer product qualification testing requirements.



  • Fabricates and maintains test fixtures and other laboratory equipment, following engineer 2-D and 3-D drawings and schematics of primarily hydraulic or pneumatic systems, to ensure proper working order based on customer needs
  • Interprets and adheres to the requirements of customer specified testing procedures and expectations
  • Installs and utilizes various sensors (primarily pressure, temperature, and flow sensors)
  • Records and documents all work performed in support of test setup and/or testing in a clear, concise manner in the project’s test log, traveler documents, maintenance logs, and other essential documentation
  • Utilizes facility resources including fuel, liquid and gaseous nitrogen, propane, compressed air, and cooling water
  • Provides and maintains a standard set of tools and a portable toolbox in the facility
  • Applies the principals of 5S (Sort, Set In Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain) in the performance of daily work responsibilities to ensure a clean, orderly, and safe work area
  • Abides by and ensures that all duties are performed in accordance with all Safety, Health, and Environmental (SHE), Trade Compliance, and Quality practices, policies, and regulations
  • Maintains customer confidentiality at all times

Skills / Qualifications

  • Associate’s degree or equivalent from two year college or technical school plus two (2) to four (4) years of relevant experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Prior Product Qualification Testing experience preferred
  • Mechanical, Automotive, or Aerospace experience is desired
  • Self-disciplined and self-motivated
  • Ability to interpret and adhere to the requirements of customer specifications
  • Ability to maintain professional candor at all times and remain calm when faced with mounting pressure related to deadlines and multiple priorities
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills to meet a variety of communication needs. Strong and effective interpersonal skills that foster open upward and downward communication built on mutual respect
  • Ability to interface with customers to determine their needs and provide a satisfactory outcome
  • Independent thought and problem solving abilities including mechanical creativity and resourcefulness
  • Ambition to be productive individually and as part of a team
  • Exhibits professional sense of organization, cleanliness, and presentation
  • Experience in Microsoft Applications (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Intermediate electrical and plumbing knowledge.



This position will work rotating shifts (7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m. to Midnight, or 11:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.) as needed to meet customer testing demands. Shift differentials will paid for hours worked on alternate shifts.


NOTE:  This position requires access to export-controlled commodities, technical data, technology, software, and services.  U.S. citizenship, U.S. legal permanent resident status, protected person status under 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a)(3), or U.S. Government export authorization is required. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the employer obtaining the necessary export authorization, including, if required, an export license from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security, the U.S. Department of State’s Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, or other applicable government agency.



Company Overview

We are Element, one of the fastest growing testing, inspection, certification and calibration businesses in the world.


We deliver critical services in Materials Testing, Product Qualification Testing, Certification, Device Calibration and Advisory Services to the Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Transportation, Industrials, Fire and Building product, Infrastructure and other leading sectors, where failure in service is simply not an option.


Everything we do helps our customers to build better products; get their products to market on time; save them time and money; and minimize the risk associated with product development and production.


Our mission is simple: to be the best testing partner in the world and together we strive towards a common vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner.


We have four values that we strive to live by every single day.

  • Safety - We keep our colleagues and visitors safe
  • Integrity - We act honestly and fairly to do the right thing
  • Excellence - We set new standards of excellence in everything we do
  • Partnership - We work together for the benefit of our customers

When combined with our mission and vision, the ethos this creates, enables Element to deliver one thing. CERTAINTY.  We exist to help make certain that the materials and products we test, inspect, certify and calibrate for our customers are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed