Test & Trials Engineer

Test & Trials Engineer

Job Title: Test & Trials Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bath, Somerset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895046_1533655202
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 07, 2018 16:20

Job Description

Test & Trials Engineer
My client is looking for experienced Test & Trials Engineers. They are currently expanding and are looking to recruit in the Combat Systems, Surface Systems, and Submarine Systems areas.
This role will be key and involve direct client liaison - acting as an intelligent customer, focussing on System and User Requirements with the overall aim of obtaining the best results for the customer.
The Role
-You would ideally have experience of Royal Navy Weapon Engineer Acceptance Tests and Trials but as a minimum should be able to confidently advise on correct procedures and policy.
-You will be expected to attend and support meetings, capture detail and define technical content and issues and should be confident in speaking and presenting to audiences at all levels.
-You must be willing to work alone or as a team and willing to travel as required (there will be approximately 4-8 overnight stays a month depending on where the candidate is located).
Key Skills & Experience
-A Degree in Electronic/Electrical Engineering or equivalent or HND/HNC with equivalent experience
-Be able to demonstrate a good level of understanding of military equipment operations, maintenance and support
-Be self-motivated and have a logical and pragmatic approach to problem solving
-Be flexible and have a genuine enthusiasm to contribute to the growth of a successful business
-Be articulate with professional presentational and written communication skills
-Be a confident individual able to lead a team or act independently with support from colleagues
-Be a member of an appropriate professional body and be proactive in managing his/her own professional CPD
-Be willing to travel both in the UK and overseas
-Proven experience and training in Project Management techniques and methodologies (including Scheduling and Project Risk Management) would be desirable but not essential.
-Position - Test & Trials Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Bath/Fareham
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Skills - Test, Trials, Combat, Surface, Submarine, Systems, Weapons, Royal Navy, Military, Electronic, 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 Role

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