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Electrical Test Operator

  • Location: Bolton
  • Salary: Up to £16.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted over 1 year ago

Role Overview

The Electrical Test Operator will be responsible for carrying out test tasks within the operational business, in accordance with product certification procedures, defined workmanship standards, allocated budgets and timescales to meet project objectives.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Carry out tests on electrical equipment in accordance with test instructions, using specified test equipment
  • Carry out setting-up procedures for testing, to include the awareness of the need for periodic re-calibration of test equipment
  • Carry out simple fault-finding procedures on electronic equipment
  • Keep test records and reporting faults for rectification
  • Ensure manufacturing test times are met
  • Certify the product in line with Product Certification procedure
  • Maintain product certification and approval via regular audits
  • Possess a versatile skill base with the capability to apply these skills across a range of tasks
  • Check and complete all paperwork associated with the manufacturing data pack
  • Maintain to the highest level, workmanship standards and product quality
  • Ensure compliance with all associated procedures applicable to the manufacturing process
  • Maintain a safe working environment
  • Maintain a good housekeeping policy
  • Communicate best practice to other team members

Key skills / Proven ability:

The successful candidate should be a team player who is able to demonstrate customer focus. They should also have proven planning and organising skills and be flexible and adaptable.


  • Formal technical engineering/craft apprenticeship to NVQ Level 3/ONC
  • Must have proven ability with electrical equipment in accordance with test instructions and using test equipment
  • No colour blindness