Calibration Engineer

Brewster Pratap
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Calibrate Engineering Recruitment (part of the Brewster Pratap Group) are working with a Scunthorpe based client who are looking to recruit a Calibration Engineer. The client are particularly interested in finding candidates that have a good all round knowledge of mechanical or electrical systems.


Essential Criteria

  • A sound mechanical or electrical engineering background
  • Experience of calibrating a variety of equipment with a willingness to learn new techniques
  • Ability to work unsupervised and use own initiative
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent computer skills with the ability to record results quickly and accurately
  • Friendly and professional customer service skills
  • Full (clean) UK Driving License
  • Be able to drive long distances often with early starts (typical annual millage 40,000)
  • Live within 30 minutes (approx.) driving time of Scunthorpe
  • A flexible attitude to hours worked. Some weekend working is required.

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience of calibrating and repairing, dimensional, temperature and force measuring equipment.
  • Experience of calibrating the type of equipment found in the Paper, Packaging and Plastics industries
  • Be able to write and implement thorough and detailed calibration procedures
  • Willingness to promote our products and services while on site
  • Experience of working to UKAS ISO 17025 procedures
  • To be able to repair electro mechanical equipment


  • Attractive work pattern with some flexibility
  • 4 day working week (42 hours) that could include some weekends.
  • Company vehicle after training period
  • £22,000 to £27,000 depending on experience
  • 6 weeks Annual Leave
  • Attractive commission rates on any sales or leads
  • Full instrument specific training given
  • A prospect to further your career as the company grows

Calibrate Engineering Recruitment is a division of the Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group focusing on the recruitment of talent in engineering, technical and operations jobs in South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire.  If you are interested in discussing this job in more detail or any other aspect of accountancy and finance recruitment we would really like to hear from you.  Please visit our website at for more information on engineering Jobs, engineering recruitment, manufacturing Jobs or manufacturing Recruitment.