Environmental Test Technician

Environmental Test Technician

Job Title: Environmental Test Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buckinghamshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894898_1528816006
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 16:06

Job Description

Environmental Test Technician
My client is looking for an Environmental Test Technician to join the team. They primarily design and manufacture avionics antennas and electronic control systems for Military and Civil communications, navigation and search and rescue applications.
The Role
Your role would be to test products against defined specification requirements in order to ensure that they operate correctly while under the influence of environmental stresses. You will highlight potential weaknesses in test simulation and product design to the Environmental Test Laboratory Supervisor.
-Set up environmental tests using a range of machinery and software.
-Run environmental tests to simulate changes to temperature, pressure, humidity and mechanical loading.
-Measure and evaluate the performance of products when under the influence of these conditions.
-Document your findings in the form of detailed written reports.
-Highlight potential weaknesses in test simulation and product design to your line Manager.
-Effective record keeping of test logs.
Key Skills & Experience
-HNC in a related discipline, or a proven track record in running environmental tests to customer requirements
-A basic understanding of RF, mechanical and electrical principles.
-Computer literate in Microsoft Word and Excel.
-Full UK driving licence.
-Flexibility to work weekends and night shifts if required.
-Able to work with minimum supervision.
-Good communication skills.
-Position - Environmental Test Technician
-Location - Buckinghamshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Environmental, Test, Temperature, Pressure, Humidity, RF, Mechanical, Electrical
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.

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