Environmental Test Engineer
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Overtime, Bonus, Pension + more
Working within a world leading, technical engineering organisation, we currently have an exciting opportunity for an Environmental Test Engineer, where you will be rewarded with a challenging role in a company that offers excellent career opportunities, a fantastic working environment, and the opportunity for you to work in an UKAS/ISO 17025 environmental test environment on a variety of projects that will stretch your skills and imagination as an engineer.
Joining the Environmental Engineering and Facilities team, you will be supporting design and In Service Surveillance activities across the whole spectrum of the business product portfolio.
You will be able to share your expertise across multiple projects while working as part of the wider team on solutions for technically challenging problems.
Environmental Test Engineer Role
Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will undertake test of products using a variety of test equipment replicating real life environments including temperature, humidity, shock, and vibration.
The role will require you to -
Have an engineering background with a strong understanding of structures and analysis.
Develop the necessary skills to simulate the extreme environments these products will face to ensure that they are robust enough to operate and remain safe and suitable for service.
Understand environmental test standards including DEF STAN 00-035, MIL STD 810, STANAG 4370, AECTP 300 & AECTP 400).
Work from customer test requirements and turn them into a viable test strategy.
Documentation reviews, data processing and reporting in line with customer specifications and company standards.
Support technical reviews with key partners.
Environmental Test Engineer skills and qualifications required:
HNC/HND/Degree qualified in a subject relevant to the role or demonstrable equivalent experience.
Good problem-solving skills coupled with a sound fundamental knowledge of mechanical structures and analysis.
IT Competence including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Experienced using measurement equipment and devices including accelerometers, thermocouples, strain gauges, etc.
Methodical and Logical approach, conscientious and safety conscious in all activities.
This is a fantastic opportunity to secure a challenging and rewarding position within a world class testing environment where you will have the opportunity to influence and impact the successful delivery of products, central to business success.
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