Mechanical Test Technician

A Test Technician with a mechanical / piping background is ought to support a busy R&D Team

You will be responsible for providing solutions, design input, development & verification of new components for implementation into gas, hydraulic and process systems as part of the engineering process. You will be able to understand Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID’s), fabrication drawings, system designs and GA drawings in both 2D and 3D CAD packages. You will be responsible for the testing and implementation of components into systems, including specification, purchasing, testing and verification to improve the quality and reliability of systems ready for use in the market. You will ensure that all testing and validation is completed in a safe manner and complete comprehensive test reports in accordance with company standards.


The successful candidate will have previous experience of working in a R&D working environment ideally in an engineering and/or manufacturing organisation. They will be able to demonstrate experience in reading engineering drawings, reviewing client specification and identifying quality requirements. You will ideally have experience of testing & validation and ideally have a good knowledge of pressure component standards such as PED, ASME VIII etc and hazardous environments (ATEX etc). Good communication and documentation skills are essential. Ideally you will be educated to HND / Degree level. Experience of working with hydraulics, chemical or gas flow systems would be advantageous.

This is a varied and interesting role with interesting technical challenges and projects. The company offers a good benefits package and career development opportunities


If you would like more information on the role please call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment or click Apply Now to send your CV