Environmental Test Engineer

3 days left

Optima UK Inc Ltd
Towcester, Northamptonshire
£30000 - £35000/annum
May 06, 2022
May 24, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Job Title: Environmental Test Engineer (Ref: 20312)

Location: Northamptonshire

Salary: up to £35k (DOE)

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent (Monday - Friday)

The Role

Due to expansion and growth my client is recruiting for an Environmental Test Engineer.

The role holder shall be responsible for test and measurement of automotive components and samples, using equipment such as climatic chambers and data loggers for temperature and humidity, and electrodynamic shakers for shock and vibration.

Duties and responsibilities:

Carry out testing on customer equipment against a range of specifications associated with testing to the accredited Standard.
To carry out pre-scan testing to non-accredited standards for customers.
Perform non-accredited testing to a range of specifications associated with automotive climatic, shock and vibration test standards for customer equipment.
To ensure that the file sign-off for approval to proceed with testing is made prior to undertaking test - liaise with appropriate senior engineer or laboratory manager.

The Candidate

Ideally experience of environmental testing for electrical, electronic or mechanical products in the automotive, aerospace or commercial sectors using climatic chambers and shakers.
The ability to accurately record test results and write test reports
Ideally, experience of using engineering workshop equipment and machines where necessary to modify parts, test equipment and fixtures.
The minimum qualification for this position is a HNC/HND or NVQ level 4 in Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent scientific/engineering qualification.
Alternatively, a proven level of experience within the field of Environmental or Mechanical testing will be considered.

Client Overview

My client is a worldwide leader in the test, inspection, and certification sector. They are a trusted partner, enhancing the quality and safety of their clients' assets and infrastructures while safeguarding operations. They deliver this through technical capabilities, innovative approach, and motivated team that is committed to operational excellence