The Fulton Companies
R&D Lab technicians are responsible for the testing, documentation and reporting of experiments performed on laboratory test rigs, prototype boilers and combustion systems. R&D Lab technicians will need to work as an integral part of a team with the ultimate goal of designing, testing, and releasing new products to market.
At the highest level the Fulton employees must be safe, healthy and customer focused; striving to provide the highest quality service and support to all customers.
Tasks & Responsibilities
Perform laboratory build up and experimentation on test rigs and prototypes
Document and communicate test results
Trouble shoot a wide variety of issues (i.e. combustion, electrical, and controls)
Modify systems that are working improperly
Attention to working with parts or components that require special care in handling
Test and troubleshoot using superior levels of mechanical manipulative skill
Familiarity with operation of assembled products in order to make modifications and parts substitutions in a new process.
Actively participate in lab 5S policy
Use independent judgment and thought processes to complete tasks
Is responsible for all other duties as assigned
A High School Diploma or GED
At least 1 year of experience working in a lab or similar industrial environment
Diligence to complete challenging tasks involving final assembly build-up of lab test rigs
Strong problem solving skills
Ability to use a wide variety of hand tools and test equipment
Ability to work independently and safely in a boiler development lab
Excellent organizational and communication skills are a must
Ability to follow complex schematics, final assembly blueprints and other input documents of similar complexity with minimum supervision, using considerable judgment in planning work sequence and determining the functionality of the completed item
Fulton Values Employees with HEART
Honesty and integrity
Effective and results oriented
Always customer focused
Respectful and considerate
The Fulton Companies is an American multi-national group of companies headquartered in Pulaski, New York, USA. Fulton researches, engineers, manufactures and sells complex heat transfer equipment for a wide range of commercial and industrial applications. Today, Fulton employs more than 875 people in facilities in five countries, and has served as an industry leader of emerging heat technologies for more than 60 years.