Test Technician

Kelly Services
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£18000 - £27000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client is a leading electronics business based in the North East of England. The company currently require a talented Test Technician to join the business.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Product (software, hardware and mechanics) assembly, troubleshooting and testing.
  • Test planning, execution and report writing.
  • Design, construction, maintenance and calibration of test equipment.
  • Keeping working environment clean, tidy and safe.
  • Assisting with continuous improvement of working practices, processes, equipment and working environment.
  • Supervision and guidance of technicians, junior technicians and apprentices
  • Work to company quality and national / international standards
  • Ensuring that all work is carried out safely.

Skills Required:
  • Knowledge of electronic circuits, including experience designing simple circuits
  • Assembly, troubleshooting and testing of electronic products
  • Electronic test equipment (including DVMs, Oscilloscopes, Data Loggers)
  • Soldering / de-soldering techniques
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Excel and Word)
  • Experience with high voltage (> 60V) and/or high current (> 100A) products
  • EMC testing, including exposure to standards such as REG10, ISO16750, CISPR 25.
  • Thermal and environmental testing
  • Automotive product development and testing
  • Mechanical skills, assembly and creation of one off parts, use of machine shop tools
  • Experience with high volume products.
  • Experience with CAD tools (Mentor Graphics (DX Designer, Expedition), SPICE, etc), including an ability to layout prototype PCBs.
  • Experience in HALT / HAAS testing
  • HND / HNC in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or equivalent.
  • Up to £27,000 plus a comprehensive benefits package

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