Analyzes current equipment; identifies areas of inefficiency and needs for improvement; designs and develops instrumentation to meet those needs.
Collaborates with other engineers to develop accurate, efficient equipment and instrumentation in accordance with safety and usability standards and client expectations.
Designs and tests prototypes of equipment.
Creates basic schematics and simulated models to test designs; modifies designs to meet specifications and budget requirements.
Oversees the implementation of new measuring devices and control systems, ensuring devices are correctly installed and properly tested.
Acts as project engineer for design, prototype fabrication, and manufacturing development.
Drafts and presents formal technical documents, reports, and testing results to manager for approval.
Drafts technical manuals for instrumentation.
Provides training related to devices to employees and/or customers.
Performs other duties as assigned.