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Danaher Corporation Principal Technician in Wood Dale, Illinois

Who We Are

Videojet Technologies is a world-leader in the product identification market, providing in-line printing, coding, and marking products, application specific fluids, and product life cycle services. Videojet has more than 325,000 printers installed worldwide. Our customers rely on Videojet products to print on over ten billion products daily. Customers sales, application service and training support is provided by direct operation with over 3,000 team members in 26 countries worldwide. In addition, Videojet's distribution network includes more than 400 distributors and OEM's, serving 135 countries.

What We Value

We believe that real breakthroughs come from teams that think big and respect each other’s differences – different ideas, different perspectives, and different experiences. We encourage all voices to be heard, both internally as we collaborate and externally as we listen to our customers’ most pressing needs. And we would love to have you on this journey with us! Apply today.

As a Principal Technician at Videojet, you will:

  • Work as part of a team that develops innovative ink jet inks to drive growth.

  • Contribute significantly to NPD projects by performing ink printer qualifications.

  • Maintain printer testing equipment, trouble shoot and make repairs as needed.

  • Test and document ink performance in ink jet printers.

  • Perform printer failure and root cause analysis.

  • Document and communicate test results within Ink Development.

  • Coach others with less experience in printer operation and troubleshooting.

  • Drive continuous improvement in laboratory practices.

  • Follow lab safety guidelines strictly and maintain a clean and orderly environment.

Your Education and/or Background Experience will have:

  • Associate degree in chemistry or mechanical/electrical engineering with at least 10 years of industrial experience.

  • Hands-on industrial experience with ink jet printing equipment or other complex machinery preferred.

Critical Success Factors for the Ideal Candidate Profile are:

  • Teamwork – can work effectively with others as part of a team.

  • Results oriented – is willing to work in the lab more than 80% of the time.

  • Communication – can effectively communicate both in writing and verbally.

  • Documentation- ability to document data, generate reports and present data.

  • Problem solving- ability to identify root cause and solve problems.

  • Adaptable- must be flexible with priority changes and comfortable with both short and long-term projects

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here.