Test Calibration Technician

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  • Location

    Bolton, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Electronics Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £28.00 - £30.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Critch

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Test Calibration Technician responsible for Calibrating and Maintaining Mechanical process and devices including Special to Type Test Equipment (STTE) to agreed time, cost and quality for all test activities on site.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Calibrating test/measuring equipment to defined instructions, handbooks, drawings or specifications and providing technical advice/guidance on C&M measurement
  • Provide technical support to client functions
  • Maintain and repair test/measuring equipment to component level
  • Generating clear and comprehensive calibration/maintenance records for traceability purposes
  • Safety systems testing of Test & Measuring equipment in line with documented procedures
  • Provide Technical support to facilitate the efficient servicing of STTE to enable production testing of hardware and repair phases of the contract
  • Assessment of related equipment issues directing support services to resolve equipment failures
  • Represent Calibration department at Integrated Production Team meetings to provide technical information/advice when requested
  • Test facility commissioning & acceptance, ensuring configuration control of equipment and facilities
  • Perform Calibration, repair and installation of test equipment at client and customer sites in the UK and Europe
  • Willingness to travel to other client sites around the UK

Candidate Knowledge / Qualifications:

  • Modern Apprenticeship
  • HNC/HND in Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience and knowledge in the Calibration of Test Equipment and Maintenance of test systems to component level
  • Have a good understanding of Calibration principles and processes
  • Proactive attitude to daily tasking
  • Innovative, team player who has a passion for calibration and maintenance activities
  • Able to deal with multiple issues, tasks and priorities concurrently
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Commitment and integrity
  • Good communication skills with the ability to tailor communication to the relevant audience.