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Mechanical Test Lab Technician

  • Location: Brierley Hill
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 5 days ago

  • Sector: Metals
  • Function: Manufacturing and production
  • Contact: Lee Elwell
  • Contact Email: lee.elwell@jonlee.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446154
  • Expiry Date: 08 November 2021
  • Job Ref: 59401

Job Title: Mechanical Test Laboratory Technician

Location:  Dudley, West Midlands  

Salary: £Negotiable dependent on experience  

Overview:

We are currently recruiting for a Test Laboratory Technician to work for our client at their facility in the Dudley, West Midlands. The role will be responsible for working across their testing laboratory that has the capability to perform a wide range of materials tests, on metals, ceramics and composites for a variety of sectors. 

Responsibilities:

  • This role will involve assisting the Senior Test Lab Engineer on the generation of quotations, liaising with customers to understand their requirements and discussing opportunities with potential new customers.
  • The role will require the suitable candidate to support suppliers, customers and internal staff, and would require someone to have commercial awareness.
  • Part of the role is also to ensure maintenance of tools, equipment and working areas (tools put away, equipment well maintained, no rubbish, correct use of tools and equipment).
  • Adhere to quality and company procedures, including continuous improvement within the Company.
  • Organising own time and resources (information, tools, materials, suppliers, customers) to complete tasks.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Interpreting customer testing requirements
  • Knowledge of material testing / test machines
  • Experience of working to international quality standards
  • Knowledge and experience of UKAS
  • Understands the use and application of uncertainty calculations
  • Complete audits in line with existing Quality Management Systems (internal and by external bodies)
  • Use of mechanical measuring equipment and hand tools
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Good level of numeracy and literacy.
  • Familiar with a company offering bespoke/varied products
  • Understanding of servo hydraulics
  • Operation of general workshop equipment
  • Understands the use and application of uncertainty calculations

Hours:

  • Standard factory working hours are 7.30 to 16.30 Monday to Thursday, 7.30 to 1.30 Friday.

If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or 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 Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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.