Engineering Technician – Union City

Engineering Technician – Union City

Position: Engineering Technician – Environmental Simulation Laboratory
Location: Union City, CA

MET Laboratories, Inc., is one of the Nation’s leading laboratories for the testing and certification of electronic and electrical products. We are a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) and have been serving clients for over 50 years. To learn more about our company, visit our website at

Our location in Union City has immediate opening for an Engineering Technicians to join our Environmental Simulation Laboratory. The candidate will be responsible for performing testing to existing standards and/or customer specifications and collecting and analyzing data for reporting purposes.

Employee Standards:

  • Support department objectives and company goals
  • Be a team player
  • Sustain a positive, enthusiastic and professional attitude at all times
  • Accommodate requests with a smile and “can do” attitude
  • Adhere to manager directives
  • Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor
  • Arrive on time, properly dressed and prepared to work
  • Perform all duties in a timely, accurate, honest and professional manner
  • Communicate with customers professionally and in accordance with customer service standards
  • Be respectful of others

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Set up, execute, and evaluate tests as designed and modified by Engineers.
  • Understand the operation of the equipment under test.
  • Document and record test results, provide results to Engineers.
  • Unpack, store, control, repack customer equipment.
  • Build and repair test equipment.
  • Verify test equipment is calibrated and operational.
  • Interface with and update Engineers, Manager and Director on status of projects.
  • Responsible for the organization and clean-up of work station and the environmental laboratory.


  • College Degree or 4 years of related experience


  • This position reports directly to the supervisor of the environmental simulation laboratory


  • Ability to maintain confidentially
  • Needs to be receptive to and accepting guidance from others
  • Ability to deal with difficult people and problems
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Able to work in a diverse group of people
  • Attention to detail
  • Willing to work overtime as necessary
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Travel as needed

Physical Demands:

  • Able to sit for long periods of time
  • Able to lift 30 pounds

This is a full time position and we are an equal opportunity employer.

MET offers a comprehensive benefits program:

  • Paid time off programs & paid holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Medical and prescription drug plan
  • Dental reimbursement plan
  • Medical reimbursement account
  • Life insurance programs
  • Dependent care reimbursement account
  • 401k plan retirement savings program
  • Legal support for non-citizens
  • Workers compensation
  • Short term disability
  • Long term disability
  • Family and medical leave act
  • And more!


Interested candidates may E-mail their resume for immediate consideration to:, Attention: HR Recruiter

Employment Application

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I certify that answers given herein are true and complete to the best of my knowledge.

I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application for employment as may be necessary in arriving at an employment decision.

This application for employment shall be considered active for a period of time not to exceed 45 days. Any applicant wishing to be considered for employment beyond this time period should inquire as to whether or not applications are being accepted at that time.

I hereby understand and acknowledge that, unless otherwise defined by applicable law, any employment relationship with this organization is of an “at will” nature, which means that the Employee may resign at any time and the Employer may discharge Employee at any time with or without cause. It is further understood that this “at will” employment relationship may not be changed in any written document or by conduct unless such change is specifically acknowledged in writing by an authorized executive of this organization.

In the event of employment, I understand that false or misleading information given in my application or interview(s) may result in discharge. I understand, also, that I am required to abide by all rules and regulations of the employer.