R&D Technician

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  • Location:

    Leicestershire, England

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  • Salary:

    £13.50 - £21.00 per hour

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    Harry Lowe

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

Job Title: R&D Technician

The UK's leading independent Research and Development Company are looking for an experienced R&D Technician to join their team to help improve efficiency and certain functionalities.

Due to the expansion of the company along with the increased demand for business, we are looking for a R&D Technician to join our team.

Location: Leicestershire

Hours Required: 37.5 per Week, Monday to Thursday (08:00 - 1645) Fridays (08:00 - 15:45).

R&D Technician key roles and responsibilities:

  • Test schedules to ensure that design complies with product design requirements and functionality specifications.

  • Working mainly on Control Panels and Smoke Detectors.

  • Continually monitor the job from inception to completion.

  • Support the R&D team in aspects of the design process as and when required.

  • Able to follow strict test regimes and report results in a professional and concise manner.

  • To use detailed product/system specifications to generate test schedules.

  • General fault diagnostics & reporting of fault scenarios.

  • Setting up of test environments testing methodologies and procedures.

  • To pick up the backlog of work.

R&D Technician will need the following skills and experience:

  • Experience of system testing in a R&D environment.

  • Knowledge of Fire Alarm systems.

  • Circuit Design/Electronics understanding - HNC/HND.

  • High level of computer literacy skills.

  • Undergo training as required by the company and display the ability to learn.

  • Efficient time management and prioritisation of certain tasks.

  • Knowledge of Fire detection standards, such as EN54 will be an advantage.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Moderate experience required.

  • Multi-disciplined and capable of delivering Technical capabilities.

This is a fantastic and really credible company offering great training and perks with long term career prospects/progression. Extensive amounts of training is available through the company if needed and an amazing amount of support is provided to help you succeed in your role. A superb career opportunity not to be missed.