Certification Engineer-Electrical/Electronic

Job Title: Certification Engineer-Electrical/Electronic
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester, Cheshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J903968_1581612534
Contact Name: Hannah Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 13, 2020 16:48

Job Description

Role: Senior Electrical Certification Engineer

Location: North West

Salary: Highly Competitive

Russell Taylor Group has a fantastic opportunity for an Electrical / Electronic certification Engineer to join a Global Test & Inspection Company based within the Chester area. The ideal candidate will have the ability to demonstrate an understanding of Certification processes for electronic/electrical safety products and come from an oil & gas or manufacturing background. You will have a good understanding of testing standards, certification procedures, be customer focused and have the ability to provide advice and technical knowledge to clients.


  • Assessment of equipment for certification against distributed standards (HAZLOC/ATEX testing)
  • Provide advice to clients on testing products.
  • Specify and in some cases conduct appropriate test programmes in accordance with the relevant standards
  • Planning of project process, approval and execution of product tests.
  • Evaluate costs and specify the necessities for testing samples
  • Conduct on-site assessments and/or test work at the clients' premises- travel may be required.
  • Prepare reports and certification documents.
  • Ensure that project work is conducted within budget and in accordance with in-house procedures.


  • Degree or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic Engineering.
  • Experience of working in a compliance or certification field- Ability to demonstrate an understanding of the certification process with the Oil & Gas or Manufacturing field.
  • Excellent communication (written & verbal)
  • Ability to problem solve.
  • Project management skills are a must
  • High level of computer literacy
  • A full UK driving licence- Willingness to travel in the UK and also overseas if required.
  • Independent worker as well and ability to work in a team
  • Ability to apply technical judgement where necessary

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