Technical Engineer - Test Facilities

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Location Daventry, Northamptonshire Salary £30 - £35 per hour +
Sector Engineering Type Contract

The individual should have significant experience of implementing test equipment to support the needs of research and development testing. This would include technical requirement gathering, concept generation/designs, sourcing, implementation and commissioning/handover.

The engineer should have working knowledge of relevant HSE practices (e.g. CDM, DSEAR, LOTO, LOLER) and ideally have an understanding of the requirements for HV/LV systems. CREO/CAD experience is preferable although not essential

Skills and Experience Required:

Project management skills and experience are essential

Test System Design And Diagnostics - Able to design and configure test equipment according to established practices

Significant practical experience (post degree) in testing of diesel and natural gas Engines &/or Gensets, the measurement equipment and processes, ideally in a high-horsepower application

Knowledge and experience of test cell facilities, infrastructure and services

Working knowledge of HSE practices and regulations (e.g. Risk Assessments, LOTO, LOLER, CDM, DSEAR). Knowledge of HV & LV systems and generator set controls would be extremely desirable.

Ability to work within a highly dynamic and flexible team

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Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales