Swing Mechanical Lab Technician

Portland, OR

Posted November 8, 2019

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, Monday - Friday 3pm-12am

Are you looking for a job that will take your mechanical skills to the next level? 

A materials testing lab in Milwaukie is looking for a Mechanical Lab Technician to join their team! This company works with all types of businesses in the Portland area to make sure their raw materials meet the highest standards for manufacturing. 

You do not need previous metals testing experience in order to be considered for this job. If you have a background as a lab technician, dimensional inspector, quality assurance, quality control, machine operation or maintenance this job could be a great next step in your career. 

On the job training is provided! 

In this position you will be responsible for measuring samples with micrometers, calipers, and optical comparators for processing. Additionally you will be trained to conduct a variety of tests including; tensile strength, Charpy impact, and bend tests. 

If you are a smart and quick thinking individual who enjoys a fast paced work environment, where you get to do cool experiments to break, bend, and smash metal for testing purposes this is an awesome opportunity for you!

What you need to be considered for this position:

  • Experience using micrometers, gauges, and calipers 
  • Experience in Quality Testing, Machine Operation, Dimensional Inspection, or maintenance 
  • Comfort with Data Entry 
  • Ability to work on your feet for 8-10 hours a day

This positions comes with a full benefits package including medical and dental coverage, PTO, and holiday pay. 

Location: Milwaukie Oregon

Shift: Sunday - Thursday 3:00pm - 12:00am (swing shift)

Compensation: $17/hour 

Apply today! Or call/text 503-594-4335 to learn more. 


TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

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Jennifer Plattner

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