Senior Calibration Technician

Forest Personnel Limited
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Calibration Technician

Working in a dynamic instrument calibration laboratory, the Senior Calibration Technician will be responsible for testing, calibrating, operating and repairing a portfolio of specialised electrical, mechanical, electro-mechanical, electro-hydraulic or electronic measuring and recording instruments and equipment for testing air, pressure, temperature etc.

As Senior Technician your role focusses on, but is not limited to:

• Conducting traceable and UKAS accredited calibrations under ISO 9001 and BS EN ISO/IEC 17025 quality systems (following training).
• Producing calibration and test certificates.
• Producing testing and calibration procedures using bespoke laboratory calibration management software-training provided.
• Advising clients on instrument use and repair.
• Testing, calibrating and maintaining/repairing instruments and equipment.

Essential Requirements:
• Previous experience of working in a UKAS (17025) accredited laboratory in any one of the following metrological parameters: temperature, pressure, humidity or volume flow.
• UKAS signatory is not required now, but you should be at least be experienced in reading the data points and be aware of traceability and uncertainty budgets.
• Good communication, investigative and fault-finding skills.
• PC Literacy and a methodical approach.
• Use of specialist lab software packages (Labview or Indysoft) required.
• Be living within a reasonable commute of Bracknell.

Please note this is not a Chemical/Chemistry/pharmaceutical environment and therefore NOT looking for those with wet chemistry /chemical lab or similar experience.
In return, a salary up to £23,900 (Dep on skills/exp) +benefits including free-onsite parking (and good public transport links), pension scheme and the opportunity to work for a highly-respected and industry-leading professional.

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