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Electrical Calibration Operator in Bolton, Greater Manchester



Bolton, Greater Manchester





Electrical Calibration Operator

12-Month Contract

Based in Bolton

Offering £24ph Inside IR35

Apprenticeship required - Electrical/Electronic

Do you hold an Electrical/Electronic Apprenticeship?

Do you have experience conducting calibrations on instruments?

Do you want to work with an industry-leading company?

If the answer is yes to these, then this role could be for you.

You will be working as the Electrical Calibration Operator with a market-leading Defence and Aerospace company who are constantly growing and developing. They are always looking to bring on new talents such as yourself and further develop your skills to enable you to grow within the company and industry.

You will be a key member of the Manufacturing function within the business where you will be tasked to carry out routine calibration of Special To Type Test Equipment (STTE) and Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) equipment. This role will not be working with products so it is not essential you have experience with products, rather Test and process equipment experience is ideal.

For this role, you will be required to hold an approved apprenticeship relating to Electrical/Electronic Engineering to NVQ Level 3/TR23/TR21.

Your responsibilities will involve:

  • Working in a multi-disciplined team to support the Operations team.
  • Initial calibration, routine calibration, and maintenance of test and measurement equipment.
  • Ensure that both factory and proprietary test and measuring equipment are maintained in line with current procedures.
  • Carry out calibration and repair tasks in accordance with departmental processes and procedures.
  • Generating clear and comprehensive calibration/maintenance records for traceability purposes.

The skillset/experience you may have includes:

  • Generate clear and comprehensive calibration & maintenance records.
  • Experience in calibrating COTS/Special to Type Test Equipment
  • Experience in calibrating electrical equipment such as Power Supplies, Multimeters, Oscilloscopes, Function Generators, etc.
  • Experience in In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment
  • Be competent in following the manufacturer's instructions.
  • A good understanding of SAP would be desirable.
  • Time served apprenticeship/modern apprenticeship or NVQ Level 3
  • City & Guilds part 2 & 3/ONC/HNC in Electronics
  • Experience working on Environmental Stress Screening Facilities (ESS) is desirable.

If this sounds like an opportunity you want to be involved in and could see yourself growing in, then simply apply and we can discuss further!

Electrical Calibration Operator

12-Month Contract

Based in Bolton

offering £24ph Inside IR35

Apprenticeship required - Electrical/Electronic


This vacancy is being advertised by either Advanced Resource Managers Limited, Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited or Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited ("ARM"). ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission. Where the role is marked as Outside IR35 in the advertisement this is subject to receipt of a final Status Determination Statement from the end Client and may be subject to change.

Job reference 119686_1713518998
Date posted 26 April 2024

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