Zodiac Aerospace Operations Test Engineer in LANCASTER, New York

Zodiac Aerospace is a global leader in aircraft equipments and embedded systems offering solutions for Commercial, Regional and Business Aircrafts, as well as Helicopters. Zodiac Aerospace also is a major actor in aircraft safety. Located in more than 18 countries worldwide, the group count up 35.000 employees spread on a hundred sites worldwide, contributing to a €5 billion. Zodiac Aerospace offers a wide range of technologies throughout 3 different activities: Zodiac Aerosystems, Zodiac Cabin and Zodiac Seats.

Come work for Zodiac Oxygen Systems US, where hard work is rewarded and 1 st class employment awaits you! Our company offers competitive pay, a fast paced environment with your career development in mind, awesome benefits (some company paid) and a chance for you to shine as an employee. Employees who work here enjoy 12 paid holidays, generous vacation time with carry over and a culture that values wellness and recognition. So don’t wait, apply today and help your career take flight!

We are looking for an experienced Operations Test Engineer to join our Lancaster, NY operations. The right candidate for this role will be a self-starter who is passionate about the work they do.

General Statement:

Operations Test Engineer is responsible for supporting and creating equipment, assembly stations and test stands for production support. The equipment may be used manually by an operator or be fully automated.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Interact with all departments (design, quality and manufacturing) to obtain product specifications to build equipment to.

  • Build equipment to requirements (individually and/or with a team).

  • Utilize six sigma lean tools to prove capability of equipment and make improvements to equipment.

  • Self manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously.

  • Perform manufacturing engineering related jobs, such as but not limited to; PFMEA, lean initiatives, time studies, rebalancing lines, work instructions, and process improvement.



Required – BS - Mechanical, Electrical or Aerospace Engineering or equivalent

Experience Required – 1 – 3 years minimum test engineering preferably in aerospace environment

Preferred – 3 + years test engineering preferably in aerospace environment

Special Knowledge/Skills

Required –

  • Read, interpret and understand specifications and schematics

  • Experience with PLC and HMI programming

  • Proficient with Windows based PC and Microsoft Office Suite

  • Capable of using CAD and Microsoft Visio

  • Self driven, organized and have a high attention to detail

Preferred - Experience with Allen Bradley PLC's, SpaceClaim, and pneumatics for Oxygen and Air

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Statement

It is the policy of Zodiac Aerospace to provide equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, military or veteran status, citizenship status, genetics, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, and local laws. We are strongly committed to this policy and believe in the concept and spirit of the law.