Test & Product Development Engineer

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TEST & PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

The suitable candidate will initially be required to carry-out routine product testing duties but in addition they will be required to perform root-cause analysis and develop reactive and preventative engineering solutions with the Design, Production and Quality teams. The right candidate will be capable of widening their role and responsibilities to strongly support our New Business Product Development in the future.

The key elements to the role involve the following:-

*Responsibility for day to day operation of various test equipment following existing procedures.
*Test equipment de-bug and optimisation.
*Assembly and build of test-fixtures and cables for internal and custom products.
*Test data analysis, conclusion and thorough data archiving.
*Physical analysis of non-conforming or failed parts for root-cause solutions.
*Clear and concise report writing.

The successful candidate will require the following skills:-

*BSc Engineering, Electronics or equivalent degree qualified - 2nd class or higher degree.
*IT literate to a high standard in common Microsoft applications (especially Excel, VB macros) and also MiniTab.
*Experienced in operating test equipment and working in a production test environment.
*Good interpersonal communication.

The working week equates to 37.5 hours, 8am to 4.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8am to 3.00pm on Friday. It is essential that the successful applicant can work overtime as and when required.

The salary for this position will be £25-£30k per annum depending on qualifications and experience.