Test Support Engineer

GBP30000 - GBP32000 per annum
24 Apr 2013
22 May 2013
Jamie Ali
Contract Type
Full Time

Test Support Engineer
Location: Fareham, Hampshire
The salary for this role is £30k per annum. There is an AOG rota which is currently paid at £150 per week when on stand by and then extra if called out.
Our client has an opportunity for a Test Support Engineer to work within the Engineering Department.
The key responsibilities of this role are: Manage/support the completion of calibration and maintenance of equipment and instrumentation within their UK test facilities.
Support/lead the design, development and commissioning of test bench improvements and new test capabilities.
Provide technical support to the operational testers to resolve problems with the test benches, rigs and facilities and to overcome non-routine test issues with the products (including hydraulic and fuel test).
Provide technical supervision and training for the test operators to ensure the required OEM qualification standards are met.
Ensure that gas turbine/air test facilities comply with the relevant environmental, health and safety standards and that all testing is performed in a safe and responsible manner.
Provide Out of Hours Emergency Cover to assist on Site Services AOG (13 week per year).
You must have a mechanical/electrical background and have achieved a HNC/Degree or equivalent qualification in mechanical/electrical engineering or hydraulic technology. You should also have strong experience in product engineering and test rig/cell experience ideally within an aerospace environment. You will have excellent computer skills and the ability to fault diagnose complex mechanical/electrical breakdowns.
Experience of gas turbines, Labview Programming, ATEX/DSEAR, Cooling Tower Legionella and AutoCAD drawing would be considered an advantage.If this is of interest to you, please contact Jamie Ali on 01329 232221 or send your CV to J.Ali@protectechnical.co.uk