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Location:Agoura Hills (Calabasas Hills), CA
Company:Harbor Freight Tools
First posted:October 01, 2019 (last updated 2 days 7 hours ago)

Job Description:
This Testing Technician II is responsible for the testing and qualifying of products for sale in our retail stores.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Tests and qualifies product for sale in our retail stores
  • Function test tools and equipment
  • Ability to work individually and in a group environment
  • Verify conformance to industry and regulatory safety standards
  • Work with electronic testing equipment, small motor dynamometer, environmental chambers, hardness tester, and general hand tools
  • Prepare written test reports in a web-based software program
  • Participates in the analytical review of new or revised parts, materials, and products; including charts and Excel graphs
  • Occasional overtime required
  • Additional duties as assigned by manager


  • Supervises staff - No
  • Financial Scope - No
  • Organizational Scope - All US locations/Single Category/Region/District/Distribution Center
  • Decision Making - No
  • Travel - 0%

Job Qualifications - Education and Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years of related experience
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must be energetic, and a self-starter
  • Hands on, able to disassemble, trouble shoot, and assemble various types of products
  • Preferred experience working in an electrical repair room with knowledge of circuitry
  • Experience with report writing and Excel spreadsheets
  • Experience with test, repairing, or professional trade work with consumer tools and equipment
  • Ability to work in a team setting and have a strong attention to detail
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Computer skills in Excel, web search, and e-mail
  • Preferred experience with one of the major testing labs that perform a broad range of tests and certifications (UL, CSA, Intertec, etc.) 
  • Preferred experience with small engine repair, consumer compressor repair, small electric motors, rental shop repair, and/or automotive repair shop
  • Preferred advanced technical courses at college level or trade school 

Physical Requirements
General office environment requiring ability to:

  • Stand, walk, sit for extended periods of time
  • Speak and listen to others in person and over the phone
  • Use keyboard and read from computer screen and reports
  • Lift up to 15 lbs.

About Harbor Freight Tools:
In 1977, when Harbor Freight Tools was started as a small family-owned business, we made a commitment to provide working people with great quality tools at the lowest prices. And for over 40 years, Harbor Freight Tools has done just that. From hand tools and generators, to air and power tools, from shop equipment to automotive tools, Harbor Freight offers more than 5,000 tools and accessories at quality levels that match or exceed competing brands, but at prices that are up to 80% less. We're not your typical retailer. We're a team of high-achievers, who have a passion for excellence and continuous improvement and obsess about getting things done. We're also equally committed to doing the right thing and giving back to our community. And for us, collaboration is the golden rule. We're a 40 year-old, $4 billion company with over 30 million loyal customers and growing. If you are looking for a not so ordinary and highly rewarding career opportunity, we would love to talk with you. Delivering Value to the Hardworking Since 1977

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