Contact Test Engineer

Contact Test Engineer

Job Title: Contact Test Engineer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: St Leonards-On-Sea, East Sussex
Salary: Up to £9.00 per hour
Reference: T2PR/1374048
Contact Name: Sammons Group
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 15:28

Job Description

Our Client is looking for someone for a 12 month contract.

Purpose of Position:

Testing electronic products/equipment to fault find on electronic circuitry down to component level, the use of test equipment to assist with diagnosing failing units to understand electronic circuit diagrams to become an active member of the Manufacturing Test team which you will be required to work Monday to Thursday 8am till 5pm and Fridays 8am till 2pm - full time 40 hour week.


Carry out repair to component level of both manufactured and customer returned units. This will involve having the technical knowledge to use the supplied design data to diagnose the majority of both analogue and digital defects down to component level without assistance from other sources. To be responsible for the maintenance and calibration of programme related test equipment and tooling To seek guidance and take direction from more senior sources to enable the detection of more complex failures. Be prepared to support more senior staff with both technical and administrative tasks as required. Be capable to prioritise own work based on a schedule and material availability to ensure adherence to delivery schedules. Produce associated programme reports and metrics. Be able to work on own initiative or as a team member with the ability to communicate ideas and issues to other disciplines by contributing to technical reports etc. Key Attributes Technical knowledge and ability Organised & disciplined To be motivated Ability to follow instruction (both written and verbal) Good communication skills.


The job holder should possess an electronics qualification such as C&G part III, ONC/HNC or degree. Ideal position for graduate/college leaver seeking first role within the electronics industry. You will have experience of testing PCB boards, Re-Calibrating test equipment, soak testing, all documentation and electrical work and must have excellent attention to detail.

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