Product Test Engineer

Clarke International
London (East)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Product Test Engineer

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader in the UK in electrical and mechanical tools and equipment.

The primary function of this role is to evaluate new products for their suitability for introduction into the Clarke range and to provide Technical support to the Service, Marketing and Product Buying Departments. 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.

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

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

Responsibilities and Duties

To carry out electrical and mechanical function testing to a variety of electrical and mechanical products and devicesEvaluating proposed new products for introduction into the MarketTesting the safety, design, performance and compliance of new products.Evaluating 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.Qualifications and Skills

Must be familiar with the design, construction and use of electrical power tools, mechanical equipment and light industrial machinery.Be able to interpret the requirements of European safety standards / product directives and apply these in terms of product design, functionality and safety.Mechanical/electrical understanding of associated product/equipment.Excellent written and oral communication skills.Be computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office software.Benefits

Salary dependent on experience20 days Holiday plus UK Bank HolidaysPensionLife AssuranceYearly Salary Review and Bonuses
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