Test Engineer

Recruiter
Cover Management
Location
London (East)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Test Engineer will focus on evaluating existing and proposed new products in to the business and provide support to the Technical Dept. and Product Buyers. This position has a central role within the organisation and requires the skills and experience necessary to meet the expectations of the business and its customers. The position requires a broad-based knowledge of the product range. Reporting to the Quality Manager they will work closely with other sites within the business.

The role would be ideally suited to a qualified Mechanical or Electrical Engineer with previous experience working as a Test Engineer.

Knowledge of CE marking directives and working to BS EN standards would be advantageous as well as experience working on imported consumer products.

Main Responsibilities and Tasks:

•To carry out electrical and mechanical function testing to a variety of electrical and mechanical products and devices.
•Evaluating proposed new products for introduction into the Market.
•Testing the safety, design, performance and compliance of new products.
•Evaluating any modifications / design changes on existing product range.
•Compiling reports / findings on all tests conducted. Updating product test log and Technical files.
•Maintain excellent working relationships throughout the business at all levels to ensure all quality / test needs and requirements are met swiftly and efficiently.

Competencies / Attributes:
•Mechanical/electrical understanding of associated product/equipment.
•Excellent written and oral communication skills.
•Computer literate with Microsoft Office systems.
•Analytical.
•Thorough and professional.
•Strong ability to work well under pressure.

Desirable Skills:
•Familiarity with the design, construction and use of electrical power tools, mechanical equipment and light industrial machinery.
•Knowledge of product directives and legislation in terms of product design, functionality and safety.
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