Field Test Engineer (Power Generation)

The Company:

Over the last 15 years this outstanding organisation has built an exceptional portfolio of loyal customers to become one of the largest and still expanding businesses within the current UK marketplace. They provide this unbeatable service to blue chip power generation companies across Europe. Due to their predicted growth for 2009 they are looking for an additional 2 engineers to join the team. With a forward thinking and diverse managerial team pushing the business forward, this is truly an exceptional company to join and work for.

The Role of a Test Engineer:

You will travel around the UK in a team of up to 4 engineers to the customer’s premises. You will be required to analyse and test (in great detail) the full range of equipment on site including large gas turbines, compressors and fluid flow combustion systems for example. Along with this, you may also need to strip down and rebuild these machines on site when complicated faults have occurred.

Key Skills

  • For this role you will need a recognised Engineering qualification.
  • Experience on related machinery, such as turbines or compressors would be advantageous.
  • You will need to have good communication skills, a good work ethic and the ability to learn and pick up the training provided.

Vacancy Contact Details

For further details contact Leom Andrews on;
Tel: 020-8736-0999
Fax: 020-8736-0998

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Kent, Essex, London, Surrey, Middlesex, Hertfordshire, South East England
Start Date ASAP
Duration Full Time
Salary £35,000 Basic + Benefits

Excellent Basic Salary + Overtime + Pension Scheme + Medical Insurance + Pool Car + Holidays + Exceptional training program

Structures Test Engineer

Vacancy Tasks

The role is for a Structures Test Engineer within the EDSVEU organisation.

Vacancy Responsibilities

  • Supporting the Work Package Leader with the planning of structural test of the EW test.
  • Ensuring that all planning is conducted to AP5006 and that all activities are funded via the Quotation process.
  • Ensuring that his/her task spend comes in on budget via monthly reporting and management of risks and opportunities, and by challenging requirements.
  • Ensure that any information in the Test Database is kept up to date and that appropriate documents are produced and maintained during the planning phase.
  • Responsible for the input of risk data into the overall Test Managers risk register including financial and time impacts and mitigation.
  • Upward and downward communication and status at the Test Manager drumbeats.

Other Responsibilities

  • All aspects of the test under their control.
  • Financial monitoring of tests.

Candidate Profile

  • Educated to Degree / HND level (or equivalent) in Aeronautical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Must be PC literate
  • Experience in Design/Manufacture/Assembly & Performance of test rigs & test specimens.
  • Must have excellent coordination, networking & engineering project management skills.

Vacancy Contact Details

Morson International (Aerospace)
016 1707 1516 (T)

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Contract / Temp
Location Bristol, Avon, UK
Start Date ASAP
Duration 6 Months
Salary Up to £27/hr
Reference Number AE-PO-JUN-00351

Test Development Engineer

Our client, a leading solution provider, and serving various international companies are looking to recruit an experienced Test Development Engineer with the ability to design and implement automated production test equipment to join their existing development engineering department on the development of a variety of leading edge products and applications.

Vacancy Description

Reporting to the Test Manager you will be responsible for the design of the hardware test strategy and documentation for a variety of solutions as required, development of test specifications and plans, taking ownership and implementing test strategies for products and projects and the qualification and verification of new hardware products.

Our client is looking for individuals who are qualified to degree standard or equivalent in a related subject such as Electronics, Science or Engineering and have at least 5 years commercial experience of working within Test Development including the design and development of test interfacing and the ability to influence design for test, writing technical and test documentation along with a good working knowledge of LabVIEW and JTAG/ boundary scan.

Individuals who can demonstrate knowledge of CAD, FPGA, Aerospace or Defence projects, Environmental / EMC testing, USB, SATA or configuration management would be a distinct advantage.
Our client is looking for individuals who are enthusiastic, self-motivated, possess a flexible attitude and either already in possession of or capable of obtaining UK security clearance.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a progressive company based in Dorset and who value their employees with the opportunity to work with unique and leading edge products.

Vacancy Contact Details

This vacancy is being advertised by Resource Appointments Limited. The services advertised by Resource Appointments Limited are those of an Employment Agency.

Resource Appointments Limited
01202 802150 (T)
01425 623668 (F)
Contact: Steve Lea

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Dorset, Weymouth, Dorchester, Blandford Forum, Bere Regis, Wareham, Poole, Bournemouth, Christchurch, Wimborne, Ringwood
Start Date ASAP
Duration Permanent
Salary £30,000 – £35,000

Product Marketing / Quality / Test Engineer – Surrey

Leading electronics manufacturer based in Hampshire is seeking a product specialise to join there quality / testing team to make sure that all products produced meet regulatory and internal standards. The products are consumer products like( LCD’s, DVD etc..) The role will also involve providing technical support on a variety of electronic / electrical products. You will need to understand QA procedures and test methodologies coupled with knowledge of electronic engineering. Full spec is available – please send your CV across to . Salary is c£34-38,000 + excellent benefits. This is not a product testing role – you need to have experience of marketing electronic products in magazines such as Which?

Contact Details

This vacancy is being advertised by Concept IT. The services advertised by Concept IT are those of an Employment Agency.

Concept IT – Head Office
08708 507 888 (T)
01384 254415 (F)
Contact: Robert Taylor

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Yateley
Start Date ASAP
Duration Permanent
Salary £34,000-£38,000 + Benefits

Field Service Engineer/ Test and Validation Engineer (Medical)

Job Title

Test and Validation Engineer, Field Service Engineer, Service Engineer


London, Middlesex, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire, Berkshire, Surrey, Hampshire, Kent, Essex.


£25,000 – £30,000 basic + Overtime + Package

The Company

This relatively new organisation to the medical market place has over the last year has shown huge potential, winning new contracts on a consistent basis whilst maintaining an exceptional relationship with their current cliental. They are now looking to continue this growth by building a larger engineering team to deal with the work. The company, constantly looking to push the business forward, are also looking for individuals that want to progress their career on as the company develops. This is truly an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to build a flourishing career.

The Role of a Test/Field Service Engineer:
The role will require you to travel to range of client’s sites around the UK testing and validating a wide range of different Autoclaves and Sterilizers. You will need to utilise a wide range of both electrical and mechanical skills to carry out the role successfully. This is a Monday to Friday position however there is the availability for weekend work to complement your basic salary.

Key Skills

  • Ideally the Field Service Engineer will have previous experience within the industry on either Autoclaves or washers and sterilizers.
  • An ideal qualification to hold would be HTM 2010 or HTM 2030.
  • You will need to have exceptional customer facing skills along with hard working ethic.


£25,000 – £30,000 basic + Overtime + Excellent package

For further details contact Leom Andrews on;

Tel: 020-8736-0999
Fax: 020-8736-0998


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Test Engineer – Defence Communcations

An exciting opportunity to work for this leading defence communication and high technology organisation in a role where you will be required to test new equipment manufactured by this globally recognised organisation to correct specifications to component level.

Responsibilities as a Test Engineer:

  • Provide test assistance to colleagues within the manufacturing department and support for the repair of customer returned equipment.
  • Test PCB sub assemblies and final assemblies to specification.
  • Record results on production test reports.
  • Supply the correct WIP information to supervisor relating to tasks carried out.
  • Perform faultfinding/repair on faulty equipment to component level.
  • Provide fault records and FTY information for work carried out.
  • Carry out ESD, PATS testing and equipment calibration duties as required.
  • Correct and amend test procedures/reports, when required, liaising with Engineering dept.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience as a Test Engineer

  • ONC/OND minimum, in Electronics or equivalent (or working towards this).
  • Minimum of 2 years in relevant electronics role.
  • Computer literate.
  • Experience in analogue, digital and RF electronics within a relevant test environment.
  • Competent in use of RF test equipment.
  • Ability to follow and carry out complex test procedures.
  • Good, developing, faultfinding skills.
  • Good communications Skills both written and oral.
  • Work solo or part of a team.

  • Best Technical Recruiter 2008 and 2007
  • Best Engineering Staffing Company 2007
  • Best Induction, Training & Career Development Programme

CBSbutler operates as both an employment business and an employment agency.
Vacancy Summary

Job Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucester, Stroud, Gloucestershire
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: TBD
Salary: £28k – £32k pa
Ref No: 13816-PDE758000_056800
Date Advertised: 11 May 2009

Flight Test Engineer

Key Accountabilities

  • Conduct of specified avionics/weapon systems assessment trials, to include Mission Computer Operational Flight Plan, avionics system integration/functionality and weapon aiming assessments.
  • Responsible for planning and execution of assessments (to include desk top, avionics rig and flight trials).
  • Production of trials documentation. (Evaluation & Test Strategy, Trials Instructions, Flight Test Cards).
  • Brief and Debrief aircrew during flight trials.
  • Analysis and assessment of rig and flight trial results.
  • Responsible for production of technical assessment report, to include Military Aircraft Release Recommendations.

Essential Skills

  • The candidate will preferably be educated to Degree level, alternatively, a Flight Test Engineer or an Ex Military Officer with relevant experience or aerosystems qualification.
  • Flight test trials experience would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge of aircraft avionics and weapons systems is desirable.
  • Understanding of military airworthiness processes is desirable.

Benefits Include:

  • Excellent Relocation Package
  • Flexible Benefits
  • Share Option Scheme
  • Good opportunities for career development, regular reviews and career planning.
  • Contributory Pension Scheme.
  • Free Parking

Successful applicants will be required to obtain UK MOD security clearance prior to appointment.

Vacancy Summary

Job Type: Permanent
Location: Salisbury, Swindon, Wiltshire, Chippenham, Trowbridge
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: TBD
Salary: £25k – £35k

paRef No: 144967-J42061A00061_786025

For more information and to apply for this vacancy visit: Flight Test Engineer

Product Assurance (PA) Inspection & Test Engineer

We are searching for a Product support / Quality Engineer to work at our Clients Aerospace site in Farnborough, Hampshire.


The Electric Propulsion (EP) team need a Product Assurance (PA) Engineer to provide day to day support of ongoing and future development and flight hardware manufacture and test programmes. The successful applicant will need practical experience of a PA engineering role in a space technology environment ideally including technology development and the provision of spaceflight hardware or ground support equipment. They will also need to demonstrate a clear understanding of, and a practical working knowledge of, ESA processes and standards.

The successful applicant will work closely with the EP team on a day to day basis and be based in the EP laboratory complex, reporting to the Space Department PA Manager.

Responsibilities Include:

  • EP Team PA Inspection and Test Engineer: Supporting the production of Electric Propulsion systems using T5 and T6 thruster technologies.
  • BepiColombo PA Inspection and Test Engineer: Inspection/Testing of the T6 engine with contractors’ equipment in the clients and third party test facilities
  • The co-ordination and monitoring of quality control activities relating to space parts, to ensure that products comply with defined standards and that customer product specifications are met.
  • To ensure quality activities are operated in compliance with the procedures contained in the Quality Manual and to ensure their effectiveness.
  • To ensure that the inspection methods and practices implemented are effective.
  • To ensure the inspection status of material, parts and assemblies is maintained.
  • To provide regular analytical feedback of information on internal and external non-conforming products to the appropriate department(s) and to ensure that corrective/preventive action is timely and effective
  • To review and authorise release documentation.
  • To interface with CM, and review and authorise release of items under configuration control.
  • To participate in Manufacturing/Design and Project Reviews as appropriate. Familiarity with BOM / BSL’s etc.

Knowledge, skills and personal qualities required

  • Experience of International Aerospace/Space Quality Standards (AS 9100 or ECSS etc)
  • Knowledge of Quality Control techniques
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and qualification requirements
  • Logical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to multi-task effectively
  • Ability to communicate at all levels


  • Undertake and understand expert output in the domain of spacecraft Electric Propulsion
  • Perform inspections and tests in the clients and third-party test facilities.
  • Operate and ensure general compliance with ESA-ECSS approved product and quality assurance systems.

Key accountabilities

  • PA Inspection and test support on specific EP test programmes.

Behavioural requirements

  • Problem solving / Innovative
  • Teamwork
  • Effective communicator
  • Adaptable / Flexible / Responsive
  • Tenacious

Essential qualifications

  • Degree qualified or equivalent in engineering or technical sciences is required, together with experience in Product Assurance and Quality Assurance, preferably in the space industry.
  • You will need the ability to work with minimum supervision, able to work in a multinational environment, work closely in teams and have good written and oral presentations skills.

Desirable qualifications

  • Knowledge of ESA ECSS processes and procedures and/or ISO-9001.
  • Some experience of implementing Product Assurance requirements within a quality system certified to ISO 9001 would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of Configuration Management.


Matchtech Group Plc is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Vacancy Summary

Job Type:    Permanent
Location:    Farnborough
Start Date:    ASAP
Duration:    TBD
Salary:    £25k – £30k pa
Ref No:    17906-194474SPR_716313
Date Advertised:    07 May 2009

Product Assurance (PA) Inspection & Test Engineer

Software Test Technician/Engineer

Software Test Technician/Engineer

Location: Worcestershire

Salary: up to £40k depending on experience

My client are looking for a software test technician/engineer to create a new department within the company. The company specialises in control and test systems for the automotive, aerospace and marine industries.

The ideal candidate will have experience in software testing, C and C++. The role will allow candidates to build a department from scratch and implement new procedures and techniques as they see fit. The role will involve testing programmes that have been written in C or C++ and feeding back the results to the software engineering department. The ideal candidate must be able to work on their own and have an affinity with mechanical, electrical and electronic engineering.

This is a unique role and will offer an exciting challenge to the right candidate.

If this position is of interest please call Amy Harris on 01453 827333 or send a CV to

Omega Resource Group Plc is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
For more information, visit Software Test Technician/Engineer.

Tester / QA Test Engineer

Job Role: Tester / QA Test Engineer
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: To 40k + share options

Tester / QA Test Engineer sought by pioneering technology leader based in Cambridge. Working closely with a highly talented development team, you will test newly developed web /mobile/ device based software, existing software upgrades and deployments, where appropriate using automated tools to enhance testing efficiency and identify vulnerable areas of the software. This is a great opportunity to join a company which could become a household name.

Requirements: You will be a bright, enthusiastic tester with strong commercial software testing experience (ideally with test automation). Above all they are looking for people with an “engineering mentality”, strong analytic and diagnostic skills. Desirable experience includes work within an Agile environment, programming / scripting experience and a degree education.

The role is based in Cambridge and is easily commutable. Send your CV or call 01372 476 500 for further information on this and other Tester / QA Test Engineer positions.

More Information: Tester / QA Test Engineer