Test Rig Engineer - Birmingham

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    Birmingham, West Midlands

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    Aerospace, Defence

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    Sarah Davies

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    about 1 year ago

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Test Rig Engineer (Contract)

A Test Rig Engineer is required to develop and commission complex test rig control systems for aircraft fuel system pumps, actuators and fuel metering units.

Key Responsibilities of the Test Rig Engineer:

  • Commissioning or re-commissioning fuel test rigs
  • Diagnosing faults and problem solving - hydraulics, pneumatics, instrumentation and control systems
  • Planning and implementing solutions
  • Understanding and interpreting test data
  • Evaluating the performance of rig control system against specifications
  • Writing rig commissioning reports
  • Writing and updating technical manuals and procedures
  • Understanding DSEAR requirements and requirements for testing in ATEX certified zones

Key Skills and Experience required for the Test Rig Engineer:

  • Relevant engineering degree/HND or equivalent experience
  • Strong engineering background, preferably in a test environment
  • Experience of fluid flow, pressure controls and drive systems
  • Experience of electro-mechanical systems and instrumentation
  • Experience of data acquisition and data analysis
  • Experience of test system hardware and software

This is an urgent requirement with interviews available immediately, so please apply today or contact Sarah Davies on 01384 446 143 for further information.

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