Calibration & Maintenance Engineer

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Calibration & Maintenance Engineer

An international Defence company is looking for a Calibration & Maintenance Engineer to join its innovative team in Bolton on a -month contract basis.

Job Description

You will be responsible for calibrating and maintaining Mechanical Engineering, such as Special to type Test Equipment (STTE), to agreed time, cost and quality.

Specific responsibilities include:

* Calibrate test/measuring equipment to instructions, handbooks, drawings or specifications and provide technical advice/ guidance on C&M measurement matters.
* Maintain and repair test/ measuring equipment to component level.
* Support the customer on site and at the customer premises.
* Keeping calibration/ maintenance records for traceability purposes.
* Accountable for their own safety and that of others working in their area.
* Responsible for their own times, quality of work and to ensure that working numbers are correct.
* Responsible for highlighting when spares are Requirement and arranging for them to be ordered.
* Test Facility commissioning to acceptance ensuring Configuration Control of Equipment and Facilities is in place prior to use and all appropriate documentation is available.
* Provide Technical support to Calibration Engineering to facilitate the efficient servicing of STTE to enable production testing of hardware and repair phases of the contract.
* Assessment of related equipment issues directing support services to resolve equipment failures.
* Represent Calibration department at Test Equipment Review meetings to provide technical information/advice when requested.

Skills and Knowledge:

* Minimum qualification: HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering.
* Minimum of 5 years experience and knowledge in the Calibration of Test Equipment and Maintenance of test systems to component level.
* Have a good understanding of Calibration principles and processes.
* Able to deal with multiple issues, tasks and priorities concurrently.
* Analytical and problem solving skills.
* Good communication skills with the ability to tailor communication to the relevant audience.

Please note: Successful candidates must be willing to undergo UK Security Clearance checks.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Rosy Hill


The range of roles I help recruit for is as wide as it is varied. In the (ARM Corporate Services) Engineering Division, I support a range of high profile global companies within the defence, satellite and telecommunications industries, which means an ongoing, steep, learning curve.