test engineer in leeds

posted
11 September 2018
contact
luke wemyss, randstad cpe
job type
contract
salary
£ 8 - £ 12.50 per hour
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posted
location
leeds, yorkshire and the humber
specialism
engineering
sub specialism
FMCG
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 8 - £ 12.50 per hour
reference number
TSTENG1
contact
luke wemyss, randstad cpe
phone
01489560030
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job description

Are you an experienced Test Engineer? Are you looking to take on a new challenge with a Medical Devices Manufacturer? If so we are looking for individuals just like you!

The role combines Product Development, Internal Reporting and Research Testing.

We have an opportunity for a Test Engineer to join a leading client of ours. This is a contract opportunity for 12 months initially, working 37 hours per week Mon-Fri.

This role will focus on testing instruments intended for use in orthopaedic surgery through biomechanical means. The Orthopaedic Test Laboratory works with engineers around the world to perform essential testing.

Benefits;



* Free on-site gym
* Free on-site parking
* On-site restaurant
* Weekly pay
* Pension contributions

Responsibilities:



* Conduct new product development and research testing work, duties include but not limited to: liaising and understanding requirements of work requests from Bio-engineers, translation of requests into practical in vitro tests, planning and execution of tests, analysis of data, completion of formal reporting and discussion with customers during and post activity to assess requirements for additional work.
* Advanced skills in report writing, Statistics and programming.
* Assist other Test Engineers
* Help other Test Engineers in the lab to perform testing if necessary
* Set up of test assemblies
* Contribute to departmental initiatives and meetings
* Testing with scientific rigur, analysis of data, interpretation of results, recommendation of future test methods, report compilation
* Participate in the development, component specification, building and validation of equipment employing electronics
* Maintain laboratory inspection/test equipment by ensuring that equipment is serviceable, including but not limited to actively working or organizing subcontractors as required, ensuring calibration to schedule, servicing and maintenance, breakdown repairs
* Assist with Capital Expenditure (CapEx) justification, including defining the specification and introduction to the laboratory area
* Design and facilitate manufacture of one off fixtures to support the lab activities as required utilizing CAD. Maintain register and storage of fixtures.
* Develop a mechanism for planning and recording machine usage including all activities of work tasks, calibration and maintenance.

Qualifications



* A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent demonstrable experience is required.
* Experience in analytical testing is desired.
* Experience working with multiple international customers is a bonus.
* Strong analytical skills with the ability to work independently and think laterally to improve upon the range of testing offered would be a bonus.

Key attributes:



* Strong interpersonal and communication skills
* Presentation skills, written and oral
* Report writing
* Independent working
* A team player with the ability to complete tasks through interaction with team members.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click 'apply' below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our client's needs.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

Supplier quality development

qualification

Engineering

educational requirements

bachelors degree,BSc engineering,engineering