Calibration and Maintenance Engineer

Advantage Resourcing Company
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Calibration Engineer is required for a long term contract with a multi national defence company base in Bolton.
The Calibration Engineer will be responsible for Calibrating and Maintaining Mechanical including Special to type Test Equipment (STTE) , to agreed time, cost and quality. For all test activities with the following main specific responsibilities: - - Calibrate test/measuring equipment to instructions, handbooks, drawings or specifications and provide technical advice/ guidance on C&M measurement matters. - Maintain and repair test/ measuring equipment to component level. - Support the customer on site and at the customer premises. - Keeping calibration/ maintenance records for traceability purposes - Accountable for their own safety and that of others working in their area. - Responsible for their own times, quality of work and to ensure that working numbers are correct. - Responsible for highlighting when spares are Requirement and arranging for them to be ordered. - Test Facility commissioning to acceptance ensuring Configuration Control of Equipment and Facilities is in place prior to use and all appropriate documentation is available. - Provide Technical support to Calibration Engineering to facilitate the efficient servicing of STTE to enable production testing of hardware and repair phases of the contract. - Assessment of related equipment issues directing support services to resolve equipment failures. - Represent Calibration department at Test Equipment Review meetings to provide technical information/advice when requested. Skills and Knowledge: - Minimum qualification: HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering.
Experience and knowledge in the Calibration of Test Equipment and Maintenance of test systems to component level. - Have a good understanding of Calibration principles and processes. - Able to deal with multiple issues, tasks and priorities concurrently. - Analytical and problem solving skills. - Good communication skills with the ability to tailor communication to the relevant audience.

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