Test Engineer - Intertek319

Job Information

Job Title: Test Engineer
Job Code: 
Job Category: Engineering
Job Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Do you have proven experience working in a test house/manufacturer, or as a lead auditor in testing and assessing electrical products to International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standards?

Do you want to be part of a fast-growing, dynamic, successful team as part of a FTSE 100 company?

Do you want to work for a company that rewards performance?

If you answered yes to all of the above, we want to hear from you as we have an exciting opportunity for a Test Engineer to join our dynamic team based in Milton Keynes. 

Due to the key requirements of the role involving testing to IEC and European standards we cannot process applications that do not exhibit the relevant experience in testing to IEC and EN standards.

Intertek's Electrical business line applies more than 100 years of product testing expertise to quickly and efficiently help clients meet safety, performance, environmental and quality requirements for every market they wish to enter. Their business spans a wide range of industries such as Medical, Lighting, Renewable Energy, HVACR, Appliances & Electronics, Hazardous Locations, Industrial Equipment, Life Safety & Security, IT & Telecom Equipment, Wireless Devices and Software. Intertek’s global network of laboratories employ world-class experts in their fields who deliver quality, accurate testing and certification that continually exceeds our clients' expectations and helps to clear a path for their product's success.

Job Responsibilities

This is an excellent opportunity to join a small team in our new controls laboratory testing electrical products to relevant European and International electrical safety standards. It will involve:

Testing to standards such as IEC/EN 60335, 60950, 60730, 60320, 61010 and similar

Keep excellent test records and complete test reports

Work with set procedures and follow the Company quality systems

Be able to review technical data and test reports

Provide technical support for sales and operational teams

Communicate with clients on all levels

Equipment maintenance 

Building rigs for testing

Job Qualifications

Required skills and experience

Good IT literacy skills

Recognised engineering qualification in an electrical/ mechanical discipline

Previous experience within a similar role

Personal Qualities

Promotes company values to others and supports values in daily activities 

Results driven to focus contribution on activities which meet company goals and deliver the greatest value

Ability to critique and improve activities through continuous improvement and innovation

Ability to demonstrate exceptional customer service

The ability to demonstrate respect, equity and empathy for a diverse community

Motivated, self-starter

Encourage teamwork (promote operational synergies and alignment) to support each other, our customers and grow together

Highly energised mind-set with willingness and desire to learn and adapt individually 

Drive performance by ensuring performance expectations are met

Fosters integrity and honesty

Ensure compliance to company, industry and regulatory standards

Highly organised with strong attention to detail

Confident communicator(written/ oral) and able to build rapport, quickly and effectively

Demonstrates flexibility and resilience in order to meet the demands of the role

Ability to carry out work accurately, on time and to prescribed standards

Ability to follow clear instructions

Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a larger organisation

How to Apply

Please provide a CV, Covering Letter (outlining your suitability for the role) and Salary Expectations to petr.bauer@intertek.com including the reference Intertek319. All candidates will be required to confirm eligibility to work in the UK before starting employment.

As a matter of courtesy, we will try to respond to all applications. However, due to the volume of applications received, we may not be able to respond to individual candidates. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful. Please do not let this deter you from applying for vacancies in the future should you meet the minimum requirements of the role.

Intertek operates a preferred supplier arrangement and we do not accept unsolicited approaches from agencies

Closing Date 

15th December 2017