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Evaluating how your products and services meet and exceed quality, safety, sustainability and performance standards.
Validating the specifications, value and safety of your raw materials, products and assets.
Job Title: Test Engineer
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.
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
•Building rigs for testing
Required skills and experience
•Good IT literacy skills
•Recognised engineering qualification in an electrical/ mechanical discipline
•Previous experience within a similar role
•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
•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
Please provide a CV, Covering Letter (outlining your suitability for the role) and Salary Expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org 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
15th December 2017