Test Laboratory Technician

Resource Group Worcester
£20000 - £22000 pa
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Test Laboratory Technician
Salary: £20000 - £22000 pa
Location: Commutable from Dudley, Stourbridge, West Bromwich, Wolverhampton, Halesowen

The Role:

This is a permanent position in a company specialising in materials testing technology. As the total testing solution they offer bespoke design, manufacture and installation of servo hydraulic materials testing machines as well as a UKAS accredited sub-contract materials testing service.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a UKAS accredited engineering company which delivers engineering solutions to the aerospace, pharmaceutical, university and automotive markets.


The job will be mainly working at the site in the West Midlands, with the possible occasional requirement to visit customer`s sites around the UK.
Adhere to quality / company procedures and continuous improvement within the Company.
Organising own time and resources (information, tools, materials, suppliers, customers) to complete tasks allocated by Line Manager to the required standard, schedule and budget.
Providing material and labour information to sales team for quotation purposes.
Shows commercial awareness, and makes prudent use of Company resources.
Providing support to suppliers, customers and internal staff.
Ensuring maintenance of tools, equipment and working areas (tools put away, equipment well maintained, no rubbish, correct use of tools and equipment).
Responsibility for own and others health and well-being.

Candidate requirements:

Interpreting customer testing requirements
Knowledge of material testing / test machines
Experience of working to International quality standards
Knowledge and experience of UKAS
Understands the use and application of uncertainty calculations
Managing and auditing Quality Management Systems (internal and
by external bodies)
Use of mechanical measuring equipment and hand tools
Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Good level of numeracy
Familiar with a company offering bespoke/varied products
Understanding of servo hydraulics desirable
Working hours: 08.00 to 16.30 Monday to Friday

To Apply:

Please contact Toby Richardson at Resource Group either by telephone: [Phone number removed] or email: [Email address removed]

Resource Group are acting as an employment business/agency in relation to this vacancy.