Electrical Test Engineer

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    Nailsea, Somerset

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    Aleksander Piorunski

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Electrical Test Engineer

Location: Nailsea

Salary: DOE

Contract length: 3 months initial contract / perm

Job Purpose

To carry out production testing of Electrical and electronic assemblies to procedures.

Carry out Environmental stress screening including thermal, Vibration and hyperbaric testing.

To Test and fault find Electronic Assemblies and Printed Circuit boards and fault find to component level

Essential Responsibilities:

  • To carry out testing of Assemblies and Sub Assemblies as specified in test procedures for both subsea and topside equipment.
  • Ensuring all aspects of production is carried out in accordance with company procedures relating to HSE and relevant quality Codes of Practice.
  • Provide engineering feedback to relevant engineering department to improve, products, processes, and design. Also includes First off Reviews.
  • Ensure Work Order documentation is correct and completed to date before, during and on completion of the Test process.
  • Ensure safe working practices are adhered to at all times and general housekeeping is maintained to a high standard.
  • To report defects appropriately and in a timely manner using the Quality systems in place and feedback to team leader.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Ensuring all aspects of production is carried out in accordance with company procedures And documentation is complete.
  • Supervise Apprentices as required and provide feedback on their performance
  • Provide support for engineering activities including qualifications and first off's feeding back observations and completing necessary documentation as required.
  • Play an active part in Continuous improvements through the various GE initiatives.


  • ONC Electronics + 5 years experience
  • HNC Electronics + 5 years experience
  • Degree + 2 years experience
  • Proven track record in test and fault finding of Electrical/Electronic Assemblies
  • Ability to Read electronic schematics and mechanical schematics.
  • Ability to have technical discussions with senior design and product engineers
  • Good working knowledge of software and firmware for both products and test equipment.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Able to contribute to a team, either as part of the team, or as a leader.
  • Cooperates to assist team members and ensure team meets its goals.
  • Recognises the importance of diversity and promotes a climate of collaboration.
  • Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.
  • Gets information and uses it for improvements in products and services.
  • Can be counted on to exceed goals successfully, is a consistent performer
  • Very target orientated, steadfastly pushes self and others for results, demonstrates a 'can do' attitude.
  • Uses rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective

Shifts Available

There are two night shifts available - 5 x shifts from Sunday night through to Thurs night (8 hours between 11pm and 7am) or a three day night shift between Friday night and Sunday morning (12 hour shifts x 3).