Test and Validation Engineer - £45,000 - Farnham

Recruiter
ISL Recruitment
Location
Farnham, Surrey
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role: Product Test / Validation Technician
Location: Surrey
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000

Main Duties & Responsibilities
To support the development and testing of innovative motor technology. The position is 'hands on', completing product validation and verification tests on the motor. Tasks include building and setting up test equipment, carrying out product testing and producing the necessary reports and documentation.

Key Responsibilities
Key responsibilities for the role include, although are not limited to, the following:
*Setting up tests including designing and building test jigs and fixtures, metal and plastic work, wiring and soldering
*Completing all types of testing, including performance and function, environmental, life, EMC and destructive
*Product testing and data collection both in a laboratory environment and on working vehicles
*Liaising and working with external test houses and certification bodies
*Generating test documentation including test reports and specifications
*Specifying test equipment and components
*Completing and documenting weekly health and safety checks of equipment in the lab environment
*Maintaining a safe and tidy working environment at all times

Core Behaviours / Skills
Core Behaviours
*Delivery
*Personal Responsibility
*Trust
*Challenge Ourselves
*Pursues Excellence

Relevant Skills
*Self-motivated and innovative
*Ability to recognise and act upon opportunities for improvement
*Able to bring new ideas and enhance existing ones
*Able to work effectively as part of a team, motivating and influencing others
*Able to work independently under own initiative, with little direction or supervision
*Highly organised with the ability to stay focused

Relevant experience

*Solid experience as an electro-mechanical technician in an R&D laboratory or product development environment.
*Experienced in working to test procedures and generating test reports
*Experience working in an environment with hazardous voltages
*Experienced with soldering and wiring
*Experienced in using lab test equipment such as oscilloscopes, meters, current clamps, data loggers

If you would like to be considered for this position, please do get in contact ASAP.

ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.