Test Technician

Test Technician
No prior experience required
£28-£32k DOE
Rotating fortnightly shift pattern is:
Days: Monday 0600-1800; Tuesday to Thursday 0550-1800
Nights: Monday to Wednesday 1750-0600, finishing on Thursday morning
Responsibilities and Duties:
As a Test Technician, you will be a crucial member of the team, ensuring the quality and precision of our optical fiber products.

Reporting to the Test and Quality Manager, your responsibilities include:

Operating proof test machines, performing length checks, and conducting fiber scraping.
Conducting various Geometric and Optical measurements on optical fiber products, using standard work instructions and specialised software on precision test equipment.
Accurately logging results in preset spreadsheets and in-house databases.
Monitoring measurement trends and promptly reporting any irregularities to the Engineering team.
Performing basic maintenance operations on test equipment when required.
Continuously improving your skills to enhance measurement accuracy.
Suggesting and participating in continuous improvement projects and activities.
Effective communication with engineering and test technician shift teams to ensure precise and accurate handover information.
Full compliance with all written policies, procedures, and instructions, highlighting any inconsistencies to your line manager immediately.

To succeed in this role, you should meet the following criteria:

Minimum 5 GCSEs at grade C (4) or above, or equivalent, including Maths and Science.
Proficient in English communication, both verbal and written, with a minimum level of B1 (where relevant)
High degree of dexterity, accuracy, and attention to detail, with the ability to work under minimal supervision.
Quick learner with an interest in the study of measurement.
Positive team-working skills and a proactive approach to communication with colleagues.
Agility and ability to switch focus quickly.
Experience in a test, laboratory, or Quality environment is preferred.

If you are seeking a dynamic role in a cutting-edge environment, and you possess the skills and attributes mentioned above, we invite you to apply with your CV today!

  • Location: Southampton, England
  • Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: STR Group Limited
  • Posted: 17-Apr-2024
  • Posted on: careers4a.com