Electronic Test Technician

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Victoria Akokhia

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    3 months ago

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Electronic Test Technician - Job Description

The Electronic Test Technician will carry out pre-defined test processes for downhole equipment per a laid-out test procedure & record test data using online test results system for each individual tool.
This can entail trouble shooting and problem solving of the results, carrying out remedial work for the tools to regain their test parameters.
This is a full-time role with GE offering a strong base salary and benefits package.

Responsibilities and Duties:
Fault find to component level on PCB's using related equipment, e.g. Oscilloscope, etc.
Reading, understanding & interpretation of electrical circuit diagrams
Working with 5VDC up to 500VAC (3 phase)
PC literate
Testing of equipment including Electrical safety checks e.g. Megger & flash testing
Reading, understanding & interpretation of electrical circuit diagrams
Good communicator at all levels
A team player
Flexible approach to extra working hours to achieve production targets
Ability to learn and take on new skills
Work to quality standards i.e. ISO/QS9000
To be proactive in ensuring that health and safety is priority including both company employees and those of the suppliers & customers.

Knowledge & Experience:
Electronic based apprenticeship, HNC qualification or equivalent experience
Previous electronics test experience essential
PC literate

To be able to work with minimal supervision
Ensure time taken is accurately recorded using ERP system.
Comply with company rules and procedures.
Able to work on own initiative, to meet agreed objectives in a timely manner.

Desired Characteristics:
HNC qualification or equivalent experience
Engineering apprenticeship or similar training
Experience using ERP system (SAP a plus)

About us
GE Oil & Gas Wireline designs, manufactures and sells downhole equipment for optimising the search for and production of hydrocarbons. We build on the 30-year heritage of the Sondex, Tensor, Reuter Stokes and Geolink product lines to offer leading technical solutions supported by one of the industry's most experienced talent pools. Our customers are oilfield service companies, who run operations at the well-site on behalf of oil and gas companies. DT's innovative technology combined with its close proximity to customers make it a leader in this dynamic market.
From jet engines to power generation, financial services to water processing, and medical imaging to media, GE people worldwide are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into leading products and services that help solve some of the world's toughest problems. GE Oil & Gas is a world leader in advanced technology equipment and services for all segments of the oil and gas industry - from exploration then drilling and completion to production, LNG, transportation, storage, refineries, and petrochemicals, as well as pipeline integrity solutions. With the acquisition of VetcoGray, Sondex, and Hydril Pressure Control, GE's portfolio now boasts additional products, systems and services for onshore, offshore and subsea applications.