Back to Job Search

Certification Engineer

  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 days ago

Certification Engineer

Permanent position - Dublin, Ireland

Salary negotiable + excellent benefits.

We have an interesting new vacancy for a Certification Engineer to work for a Company who provide manufacturers with complete CE marking services for products that are covered by harmonised European Standards as a Notified Body (NB), and European Technical Assessments as a Technical Assessment Body (TAB), under CPR. Our client is a world leading, multidisciplinary, building science centre with a mission to improve buildings and infrastructure, through research and knowledge generation.

Due to an increasing volume of work, we have an opportunity for a Certification Engineer to support the management and undertaking of EU Notified Body certification activities. The role will be responsible for making decisions leading to the issue, maintenance, suspension or withdrawal of certification in relation to EU Directives.

The duties of the Certification Engineer will include:

  • Undertake and/or co-ordinate projects, ensuring that the work is properly controlled, monitored and disseminated to meet the needs of the company and the customer.

  • Ability to issue quotations to clients on project specific work.

  • Conduct EU Notified Body activities and make certification decisions in line with the standards and within the competence measures defined as per the EU directives.

  • Make certification decisions in line with the standards and within the competence measures defined.

  • Monitor practices of own and others' work to ensure compliance with corporate, statutory and legal requirements as well EU directives and Notified Body auditing standards.

  • Liaising with test laboratories, both internal and external to effectively schedule and manage work programmes.

  • Report writing and verification or validation and review of test reports.

  • Effective communication with clients across Ireland and internationally.

  • Assist in the development of new EU certification and testing schemes from concept to roll out.

  • Representing the company at various trade and standards meetings.

  • Liaising with internal departments, customers, trade bodies, approval agencies and accreditation bodies.

To apply for the role, you should have the following skills or experience:

  • Qualification or equivalent experience in a science or engineering discipline.

  • Comprehensive understanding and experience of having worked with quality standards.

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills - Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook and databases.

  • Understanding of mechanical and fire engineering principles and manufacturing processes of relevant products.

  • Understanding of built environment processes and standards.

  • Experience in certification or construction industry.

  • Experience of relevant EU Directives.

  • Experience in quality assurance or compliance/approvals.

  • Experience in product testing and evaluation.

  • Beyond reproach in their way of working and delivering value to the customer as well as to the company.

  • Agility and strong communication and influencing skills - Commercially astute.

If you have experience in Certification in Engineering and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Justin Wainwright at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889267.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.