R & D Lab Technician

Job Summary

The R&D Lab Technician oversees daily activities and equipment for the Bullard R&D Laboratory in Lexington, KY by supporting the new product development and compliance teams. 


Essential Functions

  • Orders sample parts, assembles, troubleshoots, repairs and modifies products in development.
  • Tests developmental devices or subsystems according to specification and writes technical reports to summarize results.
  • Coordinates prototype builds, distribution and maintenance of pre-production build samples to internal stakeholders.
  • Maintenance and installation of test equipment and prototyping tools necessary for new product development including regular calibration.
  • Enforces company safety policies for R&D lab occupants.
  • Maintains organization and overall upkeep of the R&D lab.


Requirements and Qualifications 


  • Associates degree or 5+ years of product technician experience preferred



  • Ability to work in a fast-paced product development environment.
  • Highly organized and motivated.
  • Good communication and documentation skills.
  • Ability to identify and self-direct on unassigned value-add activities.
  • Experience with following test plans, performing tests and validating electromechanical products.
  • Experience with prototyping equipment and related tools.
  • Experience with handling, soldering and unsoldering electronic components preferred.
  • Experience with painting, priming and sanding a plus.

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