Environmental Test Engineer

Environmental Test Engineer

Job Title: Environmental Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenford, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896198_1578322518
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 06, 2020 14:55

Job Description

Our defence engineering and secure communications devices and cryptographic equipment client in Middlesex is seeking an Environmental Test Engineer to liaise with design engineering teams to agree and define test strategies and procedures, and provide support in the design of test set-ups, jigs and fixtures.

This role would suit somebody with an understanding of environmental testing, including test processes and procedures. You will be provided with on-the-job job mentoring and training in all aspects of environmental engineering.

As Environmental Test Engineer your responsibilities will include:

Liaise with design engineering teams to agree and define test strategies and procedures.
Support in the design of test set-ups, jigs and fixtures.
Follow test procedures in the execution of required tests (MIL-STD, DEF STAN, RTCA etc.).
Set-up and competent operation of environmental test equipment (Vibration Shakers, Ovens and Climatic Chambers etc.).
Work within environmental test team in the preparation and execution of test regimes, strategies, schedules etc.
Support in the maintenance and control of the environmental test laboratory.
Write technical acceptable test procedures, plans and reports for internal and external customers in line with company specifications.
Operate PC based test equipment in laboratories in association with testing activities.
Manage security of information as defined in the Security manual.

About you:

HNC Qualified (or equivalent) in an engineering-based discipline (or equivalent on-the-job experience)
Basic knowledge of environmental test equipment
Basic understanding of environmental test processes and procedures
This role will suit someone who wants to learn and develop into an experienced test engineer and into the management of environmental testing.
The role will demand enthusiasm, willingness and motivation to succeed.

Job Title: Environmental Test Engineer
Salary: Competitive
Location: Greenford, Middlesex
Job Type: Perm
Job ID: 896198


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.