Test Engineer

Competitive - Plymouth

Posted: 21st, Aug 2019

Reference N°: 41373

Type: Permanent

The Company

Our Devon based client is a leader in the design and manufacture of high value, low volume capital equipment.

They require a Test Engineer to carry out Factory Acceptance Tests on electro-mechanical products. The successful candidate will be working on both

prototype and production systems working with engineers and production staff.

The Role

Undertaking Factory Acceptance tests using standard workshop test equipment such as power supplies, digital multi-meters and oscilloscopes.

Undertake inspection, survey and test of customer returned equipment.

A proven ability to fault-find electromechanical equipment.

Reading complex technical drawings both wiring and PCB schematics and to a lesser extent Mechanical drawings for fault finding purposes.

Responsible for the calibration of test equipment and tooling.

Ensuring all testing is completed to a high standard and suggesting improvements to the test processes and procedures where applicable.

Checking that all work meets quality and technical standards.

Effective communications

The Candidate

Previous experience within a production environment is essential.

HNC or equivalent in electronics is required.

The role will also require a good understanding of fault finding techniques on electronic equipment.

Excellent problem solving skills with the ability to read and interrogate complex technical drawings.

The Package

Competitive salary with benefits including 26 days Annual holiday (Plus Bank Holidays), Contributory Pension.

We operate & advertise as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions

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