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Vehicle Test Technician

Link Engineering Company
Dearborn, MI 48120
Vehicle Test Technician  - Dearborn, Michigan 


Link Engineering Company (LINK) is a premier designer and manufacturer of precision test equipment, we specialize in developing customized solutions for Automotive, Aviation, Off-Highway, Rail, and Civil Engineering industries. We are headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, outside of Detroit, and maintain testing laboratories, manufacturing, and support facilities around the globe.


Established in 1935, we have been a family-owned company for generations, we treat our customers and employees as if they are part of our family. We set our employees up for success, as they are given constant opportunities to learn and develop new skills. As many of our team members have been with LINK for a generation or more, the LINK team is equipped with a wealth of knowledge, providing decades of hands-on experience and out-of-the-box thinking to OEMs and suppliers everywhere.


We are looking for a Vehicle Test Technician to use their skills to set up and assist in the analysis of a vehicle test to ensure data is meeting design specifications established by customers. 



Main Responsibilities:

  • Basics of Passenger Car, Light Truck and Commercial Vehicle brake systems

  • Perform vehicle maintenance and inspections on multiple vehicles at different sites across the United States

  • Perform Frequency Response Function (FRF) on incoming parts for NVH testing

  • Physical measurements of test components along with Detailed Photos of (rotors & brake pads)

  • Inspection of vehicles when they come in or leave

  • Prep parts (Rotors/Linings)

  • Boxing up parts and putting them away when they are removed from vehicles (received/tested)

  • Measure rotor LRO / DTV & understand LRO / DTV basics

  • Cleaning vehicles inside and out before they are returned to customers

  • Delivering or picking up vehicles & Parts from various locations

  • Ensure work is performed in a safe manner using all available safety equipment.

  • Adherence to company policies.

  • Adherence to LINK quality process and procedures and identify continuous improvement opportunities implementing through our quality system.

  • Be a role model and advocate of the LINK culture that is consistent and emphasizes the identified mission, vision, and values of the organization.

  • Embody the Ownership Brand Driver (Accountability, Commitment, Can-Do Attitude, Courage, & Humility).

  • Responsible for submitting an accurate labor ticket on a daily basis.


  • High School diploma or GED with technical curriculum

  • Availability to travel 50% of the time and for various time frames

  • Computer skills Microsoft Word and Excel (preferred)

  • Know how to use micrometer and caliper measuring tools (helpful)

  • Ability to understand priorities and meet deadlines

  • Ability to bring projects to completion in a timely and efficient manner

  • Basic knowledge of CV, Pass car, & light truck brakes

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

  • Technical aptitude to form a hypothesis, verify test methods, draw conclusions, and communicate results effectively

  • Applicable verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Applicable organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills

  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing excellent customer service

  • Hands-on problem solving and continuous improvement abilities


  • Ability to work overtime, nights, weekends (as needed)

  • Will involve hands-on work with tools and testing equipment

  • Physical activity will include lifting (up to 50lbs.), bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, hand-eye coordination, and manual dexterity


LINK is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Women/Veterans/Disabled. VEVRRA Federal Contractor.

LINK is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an internet-based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employees to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States.

Accessibility for Applicants with Disabilities: If you need a reasonable accommodation for the online application process due to a disability please call 1-734-453-0800. Please provide your contact information and details about the posted position of interest. Only inquiries regarding assistance for those who need accommodation with the online application process due to a disability will be returned.

Note to all Agencies / Direct Placement: LINK has a team of dedicated recruiters who are responsible for all hiring needs. Our practice is to partner and work with our approved vendors only and on an as-needed basis. Link has identified and finalized our list of preferred vendors and the review process has been closed. We do not accept resumes from recruiting agencies that are not a preferred vendor, have not been authorized or approved by Corporate Recruiting to partner on a position, and have not signed LINKs vendor agreement. Any resumes submitted from unapproved vendors will be considered unsolicited, and LINK will not be obligated to pay a referral fee.



Posted: 2021-04-04 Expires: 2021-05-04

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