Environmental Test Manager

Environmental Test Manager

Job Title: Environmental Test Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenford, Middlesex
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894095_1513866900
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2017 14:35

Job Description

Environmental Test Manager
If you are looking for a change or step up in your career, then this is the perfect opportunity for you. My client who are leaders in the defence industry are looking for an Environmental Test Manager to join their team.
You would be responsible for providing leadership to the Environmental Test Team, looking after multiple projects at a time. You will be developing test schedules, writing test plans, procedures, and providing hands-on testing support as and when required.
Key responsibilities
-Ensure that all work within their function is of sufficient quality and is carried out according to the correct processes and procedures such as MIL-STD, DEF STAN, RTCA.
-Liaise with design engineering teams to agree and define test strategies and procedures.
-Preparation and execution of test regimes, strategies and schedules for required testing; monitor progress against these and liaise with Engineering Project Leads and Project Managers.
-Provide support in the design of test set-ups, jigs and fixtures.
-Write technical acceptable test reports for internal and external customers in line with company specifications.
-Review and sign-off significant technical documents; chair technical reviews. Ensuring appropriate set-up and operation of environmental test equipment such as Vibration Shakers, Ovens and Climatic Chambers etc.
-Ensure that equipment maintenance contracts are in place and renewed as and when required.
-Define and improve processes, practices, methodologies and tools for their function; ensuring that these are rolled-out effectively.
-Manage security of information as defined in the Security manual.

Knowledge and Experiences
-Proven experience of previous environmental working practice and environmental testing methods and equipment for military (ground and air-borne) and commercial products.
-Able to interact effectively with internal customers and external suppliers, such as 3rd party test houses, suppliers of environmental test equipment and maintenance companies.
-Ability to design and optimise test fixtures and test set-ups.- Ability to review documents and drawings to ensure clear communication of key parameters.

-Position - Environmental Test Manager
-Location - Middlesex
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience

Key Words - Environmental, Def Stan, Mil Std, RTCA, Design, Vibration, Shock, Climatic, Test
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 this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
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 resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.