Mechanical Lab Technician, Bloomfield CT

We, as employees of Deringer-Ney Inc., are very proud of our Company and the value of the products we manufacture. It is our belief that Deringer-Ney Inc. is only as good as the people we hire; therefore, we take great pride and value in the individuals we select for employment. We promote a very friendly, pleasant, fair, and safe work environment for all. We are open to new ideas and better ways of servicing our customers and our employees. Finding improved ways of doing business is the key to continued growth and success for the Company as well as for you. Deringer-Ney Inc. has enjoyed continued growth and we plan to continue that trend. If our culture sounds like something you would enjoy being a valuable part of, please review our job opportunities and we would like to hear from you.

 Mechanical Lab Technician, Bloomfield CT.


The Mechanical Lab Technician is responsible for the mechanical testing of laboratory samples.


  • Ensure sample identity throughout the analysis procedure.
  • Prioritize workload to ensure a timely analysis of all samples.
  • Perform required mechanical tests for all samples following the proper work instructions and good laboratory techniques.
  • Properly store all data and quality records.
  • Verify test results with alloy work instructions and / or customer specifications to ensure compliance.  If any value is outside the acceptable range, then notify the Lab Supervisor or other designated personnel and take the appropriate action.
  • Enter all mechanical data into the laboratory database.
  • Assist in housekeeping, as required, to keep the lab a clean and safe work environment.


  • Assist other Lab Technicians when it is warranted by the workload and / or at the request of the Lab Supervisor.
  • Assist with special projects as required.


  • Working knowledge of basic metallurgical principles and laboratory techniques.
  • Ability to safely work with hazardous chemicals, primarily concentrated acids, used in preparing samples for metallographic examination.
  • Computer skills including knowledge of MS Access, Word, Excel and other Windows or Web based applications.


  • A.S. in Metallurgy or related discipline or equivalent laboratory experience.
  • One year experience in the operation of physical testing equipment (tensile testing, micro hardness testing, mount preparation, metallographic examination, etc.).
  • Some experience in chemical practices and analysis desirable (specifically solution chemistry, ICP, and / or XRF analysis).


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Deringer-Ney Inc.
Human Resources
353 Woodland Ave
Bloomfleld, CT 06002
Fax: 860-286-6113

ITAR/EAR Requirements:

Presently, all positions at Deringer Ney, Inc. require access to information or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and/or other US government security regulations. These regulations do not permit access rights to non-US citizens or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, all applicants must be US Citizens or US Permanent Residents ("green card holders") to be considered for a position.