Development Engineer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Northampton
Salary
25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP30000/annum
Posted
13 Feb 2017
Closes
28 Feb 2017
Function
Development
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Development Engineer

Department: Research and Development

Location: Northampton

Salary: GBP30k

The purpose of this role is to work as part of a project team, carrying out the testing of the appliance to ensure compliance with the relevant directives to achieve product specification. Also, give technical support of the product to all other relevant departments within the organisation with the new product introduction, major modifications and existing products. To produce full test plans and reports on the appliance through the product life cycle procedure for new products and major modifications.

Responsibilities:

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Represent the development function at project meetings Ensure that the project is completed in accordance with the project plan

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In conjunction with the design office, ensure that the technical requirements of the product specification are achieved

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Gain CE approval for both gas fired and ventilation products through testing to a European standard

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Designing and building appropriate test rigs

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Liaising with certified bodies

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Supporting the Service/Technical Department

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Supporting the Design Office

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Liaising with suppliers

Your profile:

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Experience in the laboratory testing of heating appliances or other forms of domestic appliances.

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Experience in the service industry but looking to move into a lab environment.

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Knowledge of heating appliances.

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HND or equivalent craft qualification.

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Preferably hold an ACS gas qualification.

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Good communication skills both written and oral

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The ability to prepare detailed and clear technical reports.

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Creative approach to problem solving

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Self motivated person

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Team player

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Open to domestic and international travel

If you feel you have the right skills for this role. Please click apply or call Adam on