Test Engineer / Tech - Electrical / Mechanical

Job Title: Test Engineer / Tech - Electrical / Mechanical
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire, England
Salary: Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J908246_1620307934
Contact Name: Ben George
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 06, 2021 14:32

Job Description

Role: Test Engineer / Technician - Electrical / Electronic / Mechanical - 60079

Salary: £DOE

Location: North West, Lancashire

Russell Taylor Group has a fantastic opportunity for either a Graduate from an Electrical / Electronic or Mechanical discipline OR a Test Engineer / Technician with at least two years' experience working within an Engineering Company who is physically testing products OR an experienced Test Engineer who specialises within 60079 Explosive Atmosphere Standards.


  • Provide technical and engineering leadership, and supports the development of new technologies within a local laboratory
  • Be accountable for accurate and timely release of testing data to customers including sign-offs of quality control data as acceptable
  • Be expected to obtain guidance in non-routine situation testing
  • Have the ability to oversee standard and/or routine technical problem solving activities
  • Interact with customers on technical issues and questions
  • Provide Input and support on business development opportunities with new or existing customers
  • Be confident in making both formal and informal presentations on conventional and/or routine testing to a wide range of stakeholders
  • Assist in the professional development of novice technicians and engineers within the local laboratory
  • Carry out crucial examination and implementation of testing concepts and data
  • Utilize an assortment of skill, methods, procedures and materials in advanced testing analysis
  • Be adept at drawing on internal knowledge as well as industry and/or academic resources in reaching testing conclusions


  • Working knowledge of laboratory safety
  • Possess a high level of expertise related to scope, core theories, concepts, terminologies and boundaries of chosen engineering discipline
  • Possess a Bachelors of Science degree in a science or testing related field
  • Have a minimum of 2 years' pertinent post degree engineering experience, or advanced academic/professional qualifications
  • In-depth understanding of testing concepts
  • Can analyse and compiles testing data from the tests performed
  • Possess strong computer skills

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