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Sr. Lab Technician

Date: Aug 25, 2021

Location: Colmar, PA, US

Company: Dorman Products

Dorman Products, a $1B global supplier of automotive aftermarket parts, is seeking a Sr. Lab Technician to join our growing team in our corporate headquarters. In this role, the Sr. Lab Tech performs product testing for new product development and quality investigations. Testing includes, but is not limited to: hydrostatic, thermal, tensile, and electronics tests.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform internal product performance testing in laboratory, and create documentation
  • Record data from testing in standard formats and provide results to product and engineering teams.
  • Provide recommendations to resolve testing problems or roadblocks.
  • Perform Dimensional Analysis using hand measurement tools (calipers, micrometers, height gauges).
  • Act as a mentor for junior technicians
  • Maintain Lean/5S environment.



  • Familiar with vehicle systems; including drivetrain, body, and electronics, preferred.
  • Experience with small hand tools (drill press, grinder, etc.) required.
  • Some Metrology experience preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.


Education and/or Experience

  • Technical school diploma, Associates degree in mechanical technology, or equivalent lab experience required.
  • 3+ years’ experience as a mechanical or test technician in a manufacturing or laboratory environment required.
  • 3+ years’ experience preparing product analysis reports for laboratory testing, vehicle try-ons, and failure analysis preferred




Dorman Products, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer; we value a combination of ideas, perspectives and cultures. EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.

Candidates must pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

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