Location of work: Malton, North Yorkshire
A Malton based electronics and mechanical business who have been the leaders in controls engineering for the subsea environment for the last 27 years are looking to recruit a Test Technician to the team. With clients from Brazil to Aberdeen who are in the main Tier 1 contractors who supply to deep sea vessels, this is an opportunity to work with some of the most complex and bespoke ROV tooling systems that need to be able to operate at the depths of the ocean.
The client base requires high end controls and the highest level of design and service and as a result of the company’s success, they have begun to win business away from their core area of subsea controls and have developed a niche in offshore windfarms. The business has been able to enter the offshore windfarm market because of their ability to prove the quality, durability and simplicity of the systems they develop.
The role of a Electronics Test Technician within the business, is a vital role, as this will be the focal point for all things involved in electronics test.
KO2 have worked with this business since 2008 and have placed electronics, mechanical and embedded software engineers into the R&D team, who are now long-standing members of staff with over 10 years’ service. The business prides itself on being friendly, compassionate, profitable and stable, hence the majority of staff have been with the business for many years and the aim is for this position to again provide this level of stability.
The Electronics Test Technician will be involved in conducting bench testing of PCBs to supplied documentation and conduct pressure testing of PCBs to supplied documentation combined with basic fault-finding and repair of PCBs. The Electronics Test Technician will be working to accredited ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System whilst being responsible for the upkeep of test records for all products tested. The occasional wiring of assemblies and company products whilst doing inspection and checking of products manufactured by Lab Technicians. The Electronics Test Technician will conduct Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT’s) on small company products whilst assisting with Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT’s) including hydraulic testing of larger company products. They will also assist lab technicians with Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) of equipment on company premises.
This role is looking for some of the below skills, but the business is flexible and is really looking for a bright, talented, pleasant, and versatile Electronics Test Technician there is also the opportunity to work offshore if that does appeal to the right individual.
- A recognised qualification in Electronic Engineering (preferred)
- Ability to read & interpret electronics circuit diagrams
- Ability to use and operate electronic test equipment
- Ability to wire assemblies to documentation supplied
- PC Literate: MS Windows, Word, Excel
- Accuracy, Reliability, Confidentiality & Adaptability
- Full UK Driving licence