Test Technician 3 – Emissions & EPA Liaison

Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Inc.(MBRDNA), a Daimler company, consists of six business areas including Connected Car, UI & Telematics, Testing and Regulatory Affairs, Powertrain & eDrive, Advanced Exterior Design, Advanced User Experience Design and Autonomous Driving. All six business areas are focused in delivering a positive impact on Daimler products through the advancement of safe, convenient, and sustainable vehicles. Working together, MBRDNA remains a successful symbol of automotive research and development in North America.

Here at MBRDNA, we are looking for talented, energetic, and committed individuals to join our diverse team. Our employees are the key to our success, and we support each individual in fulfilling his or her potential. We proudly continue the pioneering work initiated by founders Gottlieb Daimler and Carl Benz over 125 years ago.

Job Introduction:

Perform requested testing per defined procedures. Maintain test equipment. Provide guidance and knowledge sharing to colleagues.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Prepare vehicles for testing and prepare vehicles after completion of testing to be returned
  • Perform testing and/or calibrations per defined procedures. Store data from results
  • Maintain, diagnose and repair vehicles as needed
  • Participate in new equipment, software and internal/ external training
  • Maintain customer program support
  • Maintain facility
  • Support general Tech Center operations

Education & Experience:

  • Associate’s Degree- Trade School and/or current equivalent automotive work experience
  • 2-4 years of relevant experience
  • Understanding of electronic, electrical, hydraulic and/or mechanical systems, tools and/or equipment
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience in all aspects of automotive diagnostic and repair work and/ or analytical laboratory experience
  • Strong diagnostic skills
  • The ability to learn and understand new concepts and applications
  • PC literacy in Windows based programs
  • Basic emission knowledge
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in automotive testing environment
  • Willingness to travel

The fully trained individual must develop and maintain comprehensive knowledge of:

  • Company policies and procedures
  • Company goals and vision
  • Departmental practices and procedures
  • Interdepartmental relationships and their effect on company, departmental and individual goals
  • Software that is applicable to the job

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