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Production Test Engineer

Job type:Perm
Town/City:Horsham
County:West Sussex
Salary/Rate:£34000 - £36000 per annum
Business Sector:Manufacturing
Job ref:BBBH151532
Post Date:July 03, 2024

Production Test Engineer

  • Horsham, West Sussex
  • Hybrid available + half day on Friday
  • £34,000 - £36,000

We are a surveillance and fire control specialist providing bespoke solutions for Land and Maritime domains. By working with us, you have access to advanced technology solutions - We have three decades of experience in designing, developing and manufacturing solutions from the ground up.


We are looking for an enthusiastic Production Test Engineer with an electronics/electrical/electro-mechanical bias to join our team. In this position they will support operations, designing and producing test equipment for in process sub-assembly testing and LRU/RMA Testing and writing the test plans to carry out this testing. Also providing technical support to the Operations department to improve operations processes and resolve technical issues.

Key Responsibilities - Production Test Engineer

  • Interface between Engineering and the Production teams from a test perspective helping determine in process testing required during production to improve build quality and reduce rework time.
  • Provide Electrical and test support to effectively deal with engineering production problems, ensuring production delays are kept to a minimum.
  • Design and development of test equipment, assisting in the procurement of equipment, jigs, and fixtures.
  • Develop test plans/procedures and plan and coordinate production engineering processes to ensure high quality products are produced and Customer requirements are met.
  • Provide support to Engineering with implementation of CR's.
  • Identify, develop and implement process improvements/best practices to improve production capacity, quality and reliability and supporting Continuous Improvement activities. Implementing cost reduction initiatives to provide year on year cost savings.
  • Assisting the quality department with inspection and investigation activities.


Skills & Experience - Production Test Engineer

Essential

  • At least 5 years' relevant experience in a test/engineering environment and/or qualification such as BTEC/City & Guilds level 2.
  • Excellent knowledge of testing electrical and electromechanical equipment.
  • Excellent ability at reading complex technical drawings both wiring and PCB Schematics.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Good communication skills - verbal and written to a wide range of target audiences.