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Vacancy Details

Instrument Calibration and Repair Technician - REF No. EB4975

Industry Sector: Engineering - General
Location: Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England

Salary: from £20000 to £29000 per Annum

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Nick Hawkins

Job Summary

An exciting requirement for an Instrument Calibration and Repair Technician has arisen to work with a world class, independent engineering consultancy, operating in multiple locations around the world, to support vehicle manufacturers and their supply chain with cutting-edge engineering and testing expertise.

Detailed Job Description

EB4975: Instrument Calibration and Repair Technician

Salary: £20,000 to £29,000 plus Benefits

Location: Nuneaton, West Midlands

Position: Permanent

An exciting requirement for an Instrument Calibration and Repair Technician has arisen to work with a world class, independent engineering consultancy, operating in multiple locations around the world, to support vehicle manufacturers and their supply chain with cutting-edge engineering and testing expertise

This Client is looking to employ an Instrument Calibration and Repair Technician to conduct instrument calibration and repair.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

* Perform multi-disciplinary instrument calibration without supervision to approved procedures.

* Maintain proper calibration records.

* Work as a team with other Department Staff.

* Perform an initial assessment of instrument faults arising during calibration.

* Maintain laboratory systems for calibration equipment storage.

* Use computer databases for equipment management.

* Quickly learn the use of new reference equipment & methods.

* Planning and execution of instrument calibration on client sites including client liaison

* Assist Engineering staff with the development of calibration methods & reference equipment.
* Preparation of technical calibration reports for clients.
* Use computer based systems for the processing of calibration data.
* Ensure all reference standards and calibration equipment are maintained and used in a suitable manner.

* Use of manual handling equipment.

* Ability to carry out fault finding to component level.

* Good soldering skills including ability to replace surface mount devices, preferably with IPC-610 and IPC-620 training

Skills & Experience:

Essential

* 2 years in a similar role within a multi- parameter UKAS Accredited Calibration laboratory.

* Use of manual handling equipment.

* Ability to carry out fault finding to component level.

* Good soldering skills including ability to replace surface mount devices, preferably with IPC-610 and IPC-620 training

Preferred

* 5 years working in a multi-parameter UKAS accredited Calibration laboratory.

* Knowledge of Fluke MetCal, Opto22 software and NI Labview would be an advantage.

Qualifications:

Essential

* HNC (Level 4) in Electronic Engineering or Equivalent.

* Driving licence

Preferred

* HND (Level 5) in Electronic Engineering or equivalent.

* Measurement NVQ Level 3

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


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*CVs MUST be named in the format "YOUR NAME - CV.doc" and be in either Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx), Rich Text (.rft) or Plain Text (.txt) formats. PDF files are not accepted. Submitted files should also be less than 1MB in size.

 

CVs submitted NOT in the format above may not be received or processed correctly.



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