Product Support/ Test Engineer- Metering

Recruiter
Spencer Ogden
Location
Kent
Salary
£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted
04 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Spencer Ogden are seeking a Product Support/Test Engineer to join our client based in Kent (UK).

Our client are a global technology and engineering pioneer. They specialize within high accuracy metering used within electrical and gas grid networks. Due to growth and success on several tenders they are seeking a Product Support/Test Engineer to join them on a permanent basis.

As the successful candidate you will work with laboratory technicians to calibrate energy meters as well as power and energy standards and other customer instruments. Coupled with your laboratory work, there is also the opportunity for some travel, as you will be able to complete site visits and carry out on-site calibration to our clients customers such as for power stations.

As the Product Support/ Test Engineer you will:

- Calibrate Energy Meters and Energy Standards in accordance with approved procedures
- Provide technical product support such as being involved in software upgrades
- Review procedures and other internal documents in accordance with internal review program
- Work with the senior technician to maintain monthly checks of laboratory instruments
- Help with the development of new calibration systems for lab and site use
- Work towards being able to perform calibration on site and help with the development of procedures
- Work in other areas of the business not associated with the laboratory to gain knowledge and skills to enable unsupervised work to be undertaken in the products and projects areas of the business as and when required
- Demonstrate or gain practical engineering skills to support the UKAS lab

Background/education:
- HNC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
- Ideally you will have Calibration testing experience
- Great communication skills are essential, coupled with the ability to work as part of a team
- Prior metering background will be an advantage

In return you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits

For more information about this role please contact our London office
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/77740121