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Test Engineer - Birmingham - REF No. HQ4495

Industry Sector: Engineering - Manufacturing
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands, England

Salary: from £22000 to £24000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: Evan Jeposa

Job Summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Test Engineer, offering a competitive salary, employment package and great place to work. Operating nationally, the business focuses on providing top quality safety-critical services for the protection of people, buildings and infrastructure. Applications from suitably qualified ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged. The position is ideally suited for a person who is a confident self-starter with experience in a field based service role and possess excellent interpersonal skills and use of initiative. Experienced within the construction industry holding a valid CSCS card with knowledge of lightning protection industry standards will be advantageous, however full training will be given. A flexible approach to work with the ability to travel and lodge away is essential in this role.

Detailed Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Test Engineer, offering a competitive salary, employment package and great place to work. Operating nationally, the business focuses on providing top quality safety-critical services for the protection of people, buildings and infrastructure.

Applications from suitably qualified ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged.

The position is ideally suited for a person who is a confident self-starter with experience in a field based service role and possess excellent interpersonal skills and use of initiative. Experienced within the construction industry holding a valid CSCS card with knowledge of lightning protection industry standards will be advantageous, however full training will be given . A flexible approach to work with the ability to travel and lodge away is essential in this role.

Key Responsibilities / Experience:

* Survey, test and inspect lightning protection and buried earthing systems
* Display excellent customer service skills in fulfilling the needs of our clients
* Record and produce comprehensive reports on the condition of systems using a Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
* Uphold health and safety standards through proficient use of risk and method statements

Person specification:

* MUST hold a Clean Current Driving Licence
* Driven / Self-Motivated
* Keen eye for detail

* Polite/Reliable/Punctual
* Clean & Tidy Worker
* Disciplined
* Professional
* Honest

SALARY:

£24,000 (£34,000 - £36,000 OTE)

HOURS OF WORK:

The Test Engineer will work a 40-hour week between Mondays and Fridays.

BENEFITS:

22 days holiday

Pension scheme

Travel expenses paid

Overtime


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