Electronics Technician

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  • Location:

    Fareham, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30000 per annum + Excellent

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    Harry Garvin

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    over 2 years ago

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Electronics Technician

Would you like to work for a company that covers a range of industries for example the Aerospace, Defence, Electronics & Consumer, Machinery, Marine, Medical, Rail and Telecommunications sectors?

Working as part of the SAR test team, and will contribute to the provision of a Wireless testing service, specifically performing RF (Radio Frequency) testing on a large variety of Wireless technologies, such as WLAN 802.11, Bluetooth, Zigbee, Cellular (GSM / W-CDMA / LTE), VHF, etc.

This role will require the successful candidate to contribute to a rotating shift pattern to cover the demand for 24/7 testing. This will include day shifts and night shifts and these may fall on weekends.

The opportunity offers a modern working environment with a subsidised on-site Restaurant and Gym and support in finding local accommodation if required. The site is close to bus routes, Junction 9 of the M27 and Swanwick railway station.

Key responsibilities:

* Being part of a team delivering SAR test services as part of a 24-hour, 4 day on, 4 day off, rotating shift pattern (09:45 to 22:15 / 21:45 to 10:15), in accordance with harmonised test standards (the most common being ETSI and FCC), or customer specific test plans, within the RF test facilities at Octagon House.

* Control and monitor the test equipment calibration status during testing.

* Working with customers during attended testing.

* Close liaison with the Project Manager to ensure work is carried out accurately and within the agreed timescales.

* Accurate recording of results following company quality procedures and providing clear, concise communication at end of shifts.

Essential requirements:

* NVQ level 3 in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or equivalent experience

* Willingness to work as part of a team on 24 hour / 4 day shifts performing SAR testing using automated test scripts.

* An interest in working in a test environment.

* Have a basic knowledge, and a willingness to learn about RF technologies, in particular Bluetooth and WLAN.

* Motivated and enthusiastic.

* Good understanding of IT systems such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

* Ability to deliver work independently or as a team to defined deadlines.

* Conscientious with good interpersonal and customer skills and commercial awareness.

* Proven ability of documenting results accurately.