Senior Compliance & Project Engineer

Akton Recruitment Ltd
£40k - £55k pa
03 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Compliance & Project Engineer Hertfordshire Competitive + Fantastic Company Benefits Permanent I am currently looking for a Senior Compliance & Project Engineer to provide extensive technical expertise in a broad field of engineering, research, evaluation and development, and support the development within the field of agency compliance for highly complex and technical products. Youi will have had exposure in the application of engineering standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques, whilst insuring that products meet the appropriate compliance requirements, including UL, NSF, CSA, TUV, IAPMO, WRAS, FCC, C-Tick and all EU Directives, and maintaining all technical files and agency related documentation including product testing, site audits. Having been involved in designing, developing, testing and verifying complex engineering tasks in electrical, mechanical, optical, software, systems, and/or hardware components, you work will encompass a wide range of sophisticated (cross-discipline) engineering, manufacturing, quality and application problem resolutions. The role involves design, development, manufacturing and/or testing assignments related to products and systems including the engineering of new products or updates to existing products. Whilst providing guidance and training on agency requirements and being responsible for leading agency compliance projects, your other responsibilities will involve you to: - - Create, develop and design complex and difficult mechanisms, systems and equipment which require a broad knowledge of several fields and an extensive knowledge of own specialty. - Prepares theoretical studies of involved technical subjects to resolve design issues - Plan design layouts in order to study the operation, select major components, assure conformance to functional and operating requirements, and determine the optimum location and arrangement from an engineering, manufacturing and maintainability standpoint. - Research design ideas and proposals, assess available technical data, analyse previous design, engineering plans and projects, utilise specialist knowledge, conducts experimental tests, to propose improvements or modifications to the design ideas and layouts in order to achieve project objectives - Collaborates with engineering team and customer to assure proper consideration of the customers' requirements. Liaise with and utilise knowledge of team members and specialists to assure proper compromise on the best theoretical design in the interest of basic and practical considerations. - Represents the company as the engineering contact on contracts, projects or products, as well as with regulating agencies such as UL, NSF, CSA, TUV, IAPMO, WRAS, FCC, EU Directives, and all other agencies involved with product line. Delivers project presentations as required. Investigates engineering issues and initiates corrective measures relating to the interpretation of technical data and the functioning of equipment during prototype construction or manufacturing phases and field installation. - Lead agency compliance projects; provide engineering support to resolve product problems relating to compliance issues, coordinate product testing to verify agency compliance. - Prepare, organize and maintain all documentation related with product testing and agency compliance. - Collaborates with specialist in order to assure agency compliance, trains and updates team on all compliance directives and changes to standards. Ideally Degree qualified, preferably in Engineering or in a technical area of science and research with substantial work experience, or a MS degree with some work experience, or a PhD with no work experience, you will have the ability to solve the most complex problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. You will have proven experience defining problems, collecting data, establishing facts, and drawing valid conclusions, with the ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. It is also essential you have the following competencies: - - Must have a developed proficient knowledge and competent understanding of engineering standards, principles and theories to complete engineering tasks assigned. Can explain the technology applications and benefits to a general audience. - Must have knowledge and a developing understanding of agency compliance - Demonstrates the company's core values respect, responsibility, integrity and creativity If you are interested and would like to apply, then please send through a copy of your most up-to-date CV, together with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and reference 41787964/SCPERXLKM27, to ***************************
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