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Test Cell Operator


To tend production machines used to test completed power heads and to refill supplies at station that are required to operate testing machines.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Removes powerhead from production line, making adjustments to powerhead settings to provide correct first test run responses.
  • Places powerhead in correct position in testing machine and performs tests following established procedures, watching for correct powerhead performance.
  • Removes powerhead and makes additional adjustments or makes adjustments while powerhead is in testing machine and runs or reruns pre-established testing procedures, watching for correct powerhead performance.
  • Transfers powerheads that passes all tests within predefined parameters onto production lines for packing or further processing.
  • Transfers failed powerheads to rework area, quality assurance or other area depending on the nature of problem.
  • Refills station supplies as needed to ensure efficient testing. All work affecting product quality shall be competent on the basis of appropriate education, training, skills, and experience.
  • Performs other related duties as necessary.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 6 months to one year of related experience and/or training.
  • Average score on basic skill test batteries.
  • Average score on mechanical concepts test batteries.
  • Use of hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls.
  • Frequent standing, walking, and reaching with hands and arms to retrieve, grasp, or lift small parts or assembly items.
  • Frequent lifting and/or moving of up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach