Factory Acceptance Test Manager

Factory Acceptance Test Manager

Job Title: Factory Acceptance Test Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Wales, Wales
Salary: £46500 - £58000 per annum
Reference: 894387_1517409137
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2018 14:32

Job Description

Your experience in Factory Acceptance Tests on specialist vehicles will be critical for this role, working for our client, a world leader in providing specialist armoured vehicles to the Defence and Security sectors.

You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) through direct programmes support and delegated through reporting FAT engineers. This role covers the generation and management of the various vehicle test instructions plus carrying out the FAT on the completed vehicles and boxed parts.

Responsibilities for this role are:

*Ensure and manage test equipment and facilities regard to FAT
*Generate and manage FAT documentation ensuring all aspects are compliant with agreed requirements (visual inspection, functional testing and vehicle testing etc)
*Responsible for the approval and generation of FAT plans
*Support the handover of vehicles to MoD
*Conduct FAT Failure Review Boards

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*Qualified to HNC/Degree level in an Engineering Discipline, with FAT experience and demonstrable relevant test experience, including the generation of test instructions.
*You will have knowledge and experience in relation to vehicle testing
*In addition, you will have excellent IT skills including Microsoft Word, Excel etc.
*excellent communication skills including written, verbal and presentation.


*Factory Acceptance Test Manager
*South Wales
*£46500 - £58000

Keywords: Factory Acceptance, FAT, Vehicle Testing, Inspection, Functional Testing

This client thrives on innovation, embraces teamwork and possesses a strong will to succeed; this is a fantastic place to work. If you wish to be considered for this role please apply now.

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 role is a permanent position

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