Fluidra North America
San Diego, CA

Electronics Lab Technician at Fluidra North America (San Diego, CA)

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Fluidra is seeking a Contract Electronics Lab Technician to join the team at our North American Headquarters in Carlsbad, CA.



We are a leader in the global pool industry.  Our portfolio includes some of the most trusted brands; we offer our customers an expansive array of products across both the residential and commercial pool and wellness markets; and we have strong geographical footprint with operations in over 45 countries.  With our merger with Zodiac, we now have over 5,500 employees and the combined resources to accelerate innovation in critical areas like energy-efficiency, robotics and the Internet of Things.

We are guided by clear values and come to work every day with a simple and direct mission in mind: To create the perfect pool and wellness experience. By staying focused on this mission, we will create value for all our stakeholders–customers, pool owners, investors and employees.

We own a portfolio of some of the industry’s most recognized and trusted brands, including Jandy®, AstralPool®, Polaris®, Cepex®, Zodiac®, CTX Professional® and Gre®.



While working and participating in a team environment, the Lab Technician is primarily responsible for assisting the design and test engineers with their research and development of gas fired pool heaters, lighting, water chlorination systems, filtration pumps, valves, and controls. They will conduct various qualification tests in a lab environment. In addition to testing, they will also analyze data generated from tests, report results of tests, and advise of the product development implications arising from the results. Organization culture demands employees to be result driven. This position reports to the Engineering Lab and Field-Testing Manager. Additionally, you will:


  • Set up and conduct various electronics tests as specified by the Project Engineers and Test Engineers. 40%
  • Layout, build, and test electronic circuitry for test rigs, product prototypes, and simulators. 30%
  • Analyze data generated from experiments; Report results of experiments; Advise of the product development implications arising from the results. 20%
  • Maintain the engineering labs including parts inventory, data acquisition equipment, and various lab grade instruments and their calibration. 10%



  • 5 + years’ experience as an electronics technician.
  • Must be comfortable performing hands-on electrical tasks, such as wiring AC and DC electrical circuits, PCB Assembly, utilizing basic electronics test equipment (e.g. oscilliscopes, multimeters, power supplies).
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Innovative, customer service and team oriented.
  • Strong shop-math skills, required to perform the necessary calculations to perform engineering tests and conduct inspection of various components preferred
  • Experience with Labview or Matlab preferred



Two-year technical degree or accredited apprenticeship program is preferred. High School Diploma or equivalent is required.



An exciting opportunity to dive in and begin your career with a company that offers a competitive total rewards package that includes: 

  • On-site self-service café / free gourmet coffee stations
  • Company sponsored FUN events!
  • On-site gym, ping-pong, foosball, outdoor bocce ball court, BBQ & firepit


In the pursuit of product excellence, Fluidra takes its corporate values to heart.  We implement these guiding principles in everything we do: passion for success, honesty & trust, customer collaboration, teamwork, learn and adapt, excellence and Innovation.

For a deeper dive into our corporate culture, click here.

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What are Fluidra North America Perks + Benefits

Partners with Nonprofits
Our P.A.T.H. program offers employees opportunities to serve their communities and help local non-profits. Some of the organizations we support; The Warrior Foundation, Susan G Komen & Red Cross.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
100% on the first 3% and 50% on the next 2 % with immediate vesting for matched contributions
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Fluidra offers a 9/80 schedule (EVERY OTHER FRIDAY OFF!) and hybrid flexibility.
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Company sponsored family events
Happy hours, Summer BBQ's, Trick of treat office event, Bring your child to work day, etc.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Depending on the location we offer PTO ranging from three weeks to Flexible vacation.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Company Outings
Game Room
Fluidra's game room is decked out with multiple big screens, air hockey, foosball, pool table, ping pong and more!
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Fluidra provides weekly catered lunch on Wednesdays as well as, healthy snack options daily and LOTS of spontaneous meals depending on the fun activities we have on the calendar each month.
Happy Hours
Monthly hosted happy hours onsite at our outdoor lounge/ firepit area.
Fitness Subsidies
we partner with multiple local gyms that provide a company discount on memberships.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement

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