Environmental Test Technician – Antenna Systems, Aerospace

  • Job Reference: N6030-712A
  • Date Posted: 12 June 2018
  • Location: Marlow
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
  • Email: info@gregory-martin.com
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Environmental Test Technician – Antenna Systems, Aerospace

 

Our client is a leading global aerospace company, they are looking for Environmental Test Technician.  You will be testing Antenna’s and components for performance in cold, Heat and wet environments and documenting the results

 

The role is to test products against defined specification requirements in order to ensure that they operate correctly while under the influence of environmental stresses.  You will highlight potential weaknesses in test simulation and product design to the Environmental Test Laboratory Supervisor. 

 

As the Environmental Test Technician your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Pre-Requisites

A basic understanding of RF, mechanical and electrical principles.

Computer literate in Microsoft Word and Excel.

Full UK driving licence.

Flexibility to work weekends and night shifts if required.

Able to work with minimum supervision.

HNC in a related discipline, or

Proven track record in running environmental tests to customer requirements.

Apprenticeship in an Engineering related field.

 

As the Environmental Test Technician your main responsibilities will involve:

Set up environmental tests using a range of machinery and software.

Run environmental tests to simulate changes to temperature, pressure, humidity and mechanical loading.

Measure and evaluate the performance of products when under the influence of these conditions.

Document your findings in the form of detailed written reports.

Highlight potential weaknesses in test simulation and product design to your line Manager.

Effective record keeping of test logs.

 

Our client develops and manufacture high specification sector and multi-sector, directional, omni-directional, ultra-wideband (UWB) and MIMO antennas.

A wide range of products are available for customers, small and large, worldwide in Commercial, Military, Satellite and Security markets. 

 

Keywords:  Environmental Test, Antenna Systems, RF, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, Satellite, Military.

 

Environmental Test Technician – Antenna Systems, Aerospace

Salary:  Competitive, plus bonus and excellent benefits, flexi time

Location:  Marlow, Buckinghamshire