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Test Engineer 

LOCATION: Salisbury / North Carolina (US-NC), United States | BRAND: New York Air Brake | REQUISITION ID: 1044 | JOB GRADE: 14 


Who We Are: Premtec is a Division of New York Air Brake (NYAB), serving the rail industry since 1890 with innovative train control systems. Our facility in Salisbury, North Carolina, is a state-of-the-art, Centre of Excellence for hose manufacturing. NYAB is headquartered in Watertown, New York, with operations in Nixa & Kansas City, Missouri; Irving, Texas; and West Chicago, Illinois. Known for innovation, quality, customer focus, and safety, NYAB continues to grow and offer career opportunities in a people-first environment.




The Test Engineer provides Test and Technical support to ensure that customers get high-quality, functional products. Design, source, build and qualify production test specifications and equipment. Support product production testing by setting up the test cells then working with technicians to execute testing on products before they are put into manufacturing. Collaborate at various levels to solve difficult issues with test methods and unit under test. Some testing may be during the production development phase working closely with engineering.


Essential Functions
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Sourcing and building test fixtures.
  • Running Tests.
  • Organizing and reviewing test data.
  • Writing test reports and procedures.
  • Support product development.
  • Support quality improvement teams.
  • Support cost reduction teams.


Skills and Competencies

  • Capable of reading drawings.
  • Understands basic instrumentation, including Data Acquisition.
  • Understands basic technician/mechanic skills, use of tools, etc.
  • Understands imperial and metric units of measure.
  • Capable of technical writing.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Power Point


Required Education and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or other related Engineering

>6 months -3 Years of Relevant Experience (Internship or co-op experence will be considered)



Exposure to LABVIEW


From Engineering to Test Laboratory; Manufacturing & Skilled Machine Operation to Sales and Marketing; Field Service to Customer Service; Quality to HR to Finance to Software Development, our team-based approach is built on inclusion, opportunity, development, social responsibility and rewards. You are afforded the chance to grow personally and professionally through challenging assignments, commitment to continuing education, exposure to a variety of projects, and international travel. Our benefits are cutting edge as we offer student loan repayment assistance, lucrative 401k program, company assisted stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, wellness program, onsite workout facilities & classes along with competitive salary and incentive compensation, generous paid time off programs and a full array of medical, dental and vision options. We’ve got the right stuff, do you? Let’s find out together.


Then join us! We look forward to receiving your online application!

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte