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  • Job reference: RMS0229746

Test Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 12/01/2021
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
For over 50 years, this client has provided mission critical systems to detect, measure and analyse radiation to protect people, property and the environment.

This position belongs to the Characterisation Division and reports to the Production Manager based in Farnborough, Hampshire.

To ensure consistent and acceptable product and system quality though stringent testing. To support customer repairs, installation and commissioning activities.

Purpose of the Role

Setup, test and calibration of the company's products and systems, as well as site installation, commissioning and repairs.

Key Responsibilities

* Setup and testing of PC controlled High Temperature CCD and tube camera systems with their sub assemblies, to company standards, specifications and test procedures
* Setup and testing of single or multiple nuclear camera systems and their sub assemblies to company standards, specifications and test procedures
* These tasks require an in depth knowledge of both digital and analogue television video systems and good fault finding/circuit analysis skills
* Electrical safety testing (PAT) of products prior to carrying out company test procedures
* Some site visits in the UK and abroad to install and commission camera systems will be required
* PAT testing of company electrical equipment at the required intervals
* Uphold the Company's core values of Integrity, Commitment, Accountability, Innovation and Respect

* An in depth knowledge of both digital and analogue television video systems as well as general electronic principles
* Electrical safety testing (PAT) of products prior to carrying out company test procedures
* Good fault finding and circuit analysis skills
* Able to operate various types of test equipment
* Good computer skills
* Able to communicate detailed ideas and instructions both verbal and written
* To look for ways to make continuous improvements

The Company:
Our Client is one of the UK's leading suppliers of instrumentation for a diverse range of applications in the nuclear industry.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Qualifications and Experience
* Enthusiastic and self motivated yet able to work in a close knit team
* Be fully qualified to HNC/HND or have relevant industry experience in electronic engineering of both analogue and digital television and video testing techniques
* An ONC qualified candidate with suitable industry experience would be considered
* Excellent fault finding abilities
* Fully PC literate with good communication skills

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