Test and Fault Finding Engineer - Southampton - £32,000

Recruiter
ISL UK
Location
Southampton
Salary
£25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role: 2x Test and Faulting Technician
Location: Southampton + Travel
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 + benefits

An exciting company are looking to expand their engineering team and therefore are seeking 2x engineering technicians.

The ideal candidate:

Would be Technician or a Junior Engineer to be able to work on their own, follow drawings, create and work from test procedures, fault find at PCB level and at system level and be able to assemble cables/mechanical items both inside units and at larger system level.


Key Skills required:

*Able to read and interpret Engineering drawings (Electrical and Mechanical), also able to look at circuit diagrams to find components with issues
*Need to have a mechanical understanding
*Manual Fault-finding and testing experience at PCB and systems level
*Use of hand tools
*Good understanding of Health and Safety in the workplace requirements


What will your role be?

Your main role will be to take on the customer support and hands-on activities associated with our systems. You will join the teams the electronics / mechanical team which consists of 5 Electronic/electrical and 5 mechanical engineers.


The Technician role works alongside Electrical, Electronic and Mechanical Engineers as well as the Physics teams to build, test and support the full range of radiation detection systems. This work is carried out both on site in the development lab and in the external test compound, and at customer installation sites around the world. Customer support is a significant part of this role including travel to installation sites internationally on a regular basis.


Key responsibilities include:

*Electrical and mechanical assembly
*Cable manufacture
*PCB population
*PCB and System level testing
*Installation of our systems on customer sites
*Fault-finding - locally and at customer sites
*Marking up existing drawings for modification


Travel:

You will be required to travel alone or with a colleague to locations such as Europe, South Africa, Dubai and Colombia.

It is likely you will travel once a month for 2-3 days to either repair or install products but there will always be remote support if you are alone.


** IF YOU DON'T WANT TO TRAVEL THIS ROLE IS NOT FOR YOU **


Additional Notes

*25 days holiday plus bank holidays
*3.5% company contribution to pension scheme
*37.5 hours/week


To apply for this role please call Danielle on 0117 428 0600 or email


ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.