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Assembly and maintenance technician

QualySense AG

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Assembly and maintenance technician


(Job Reference Number: QSCH2016JB255)

Location: Switzerland, Zürich-Glattbrugg Date: Sept 2016

Begin of employment: January 2017

Join the QualySense journey

QualySense, a young Swiss company, is reinventing the global soft commodity market by pioneering the proprietary QSorter®

technology, a sophisticated high-speed single-kernel robot, which measures the compositional and physical quality of each grain

and sorts it accordingly. The QSorter is the result of outstanding R&D in the field of sensing, mechatronics, biochemistry, data

processing and life science along with world-known partners such as the United States Department of Agriculture, EMPA,

Agroscope, and ETH. The QSorter analyzes grains at very high speed by means of Near Infrared spectroscopy and 2D/3D

imaging. The company, founded in 2010, has been awarded a number of prestigious prizes. We commit to bringing excellence

in nutrition, health and safety to people all over the world and we are looking for talents that can help us achieving our mission.

(Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OF8exqmmsl8).

Challenge description

This position is for an experienced hands-on Mechanical / Electromechanical Technician, to provide assembly and testing of

laboratory robotic products and installation and maintenance at the customer sites in Europe and North America.

Major tasks

§ Assembly of mechanical and electromechanical subsystems and entire machines, using standard lab and manufacturing

equipment and tools

§ Wiring of machines

§ Assembly of electrical systems (harness and point-to-point wiring, mounting sensors, etc.)

§ Assembly and tubing of pneumatic subsystems

§ Start-up, preliminary checking and bug-fixing of machines functionality

§ Perform quality inspections and testing (assembly, incoming, end-of-line, etc.)

§ Installation, tuning, testing and maintenance of devices in-house and at the customer site

§ Work from drawings, schematics, diagrams, written, and verbal instructions

§ Diagnose and isolate malfunctions, and make necessary repairs

§ Light fabrication and modification of components (grinding, cutting, drilling, etc.)

§ Follow manufacturing and warehouse workflow procedures (assembly instructions, inventory transactions, quality

control, etc.)

§ Maintain and organize the internal laboratory and workshop

Your climbing kit

Education: B.Sc. Degree in Mechatronics Engineering or equivalent education

Technical skills: Understanding of mechanical drawings and specifications for assemblies and components, basic electrical

diagrams, wiring diagrams, and schematics

Hands-on experience with assembly of mechanical and electrical components

Hands-on experience modifying components using standard industry tools

Ability to develop and document assembly and test procedures, draw and modify diagrams and create basic

design specifications

Troubleshooting capabilities to determine causes of operating error

Critical thinking skills to identify the pros and cons of alternate solutions

Experience: 5+ years hands-on experience in machine assembly and maintenance

QualySense AG - Unterrietstrasse 2A, 8152 Glattbrugg Switzerland


Travel: Between 30-50%

Soft skills: Excellent presentation and communication skills, creative, innovative, organized, responsible, get-it-done

attitude, autonomous. Willingness to work in a highly dynamic, entrepreneurial and demanding environment

Languages: Fluency in English and German. Any other language is an asset.

Permit: EU/EFTA citizens or valid Swiss working permit

How to join our team

1. Are you able to analyze problems and implement solutions?

2. Do challenges motivate you?

3. Are you a born entrepreneur?

4. Do you have passion and dedication to innovate the food world?

5. Are you a citizen of the world and enjoy being part of an international team?

If you have answered YES to all questions above, then you have high chances to be part of our team. Send your complete

application in PDF format (including motivation letter, CV, copies of degrees, reference letters, and any relevant documents) or

inquiries to jobs@qualysense.com mentioning the job reference number on top of this page. Application must be written in

English. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

QualySense AG - Unterrietstrasse 2A, 8152 Glattbrugg Switzerland