Instrument Technician

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Instrument Technician

This is a exceptional opportunity to work with industry leading powertrain technology within the electronic services. You will be responsible for maintenance and servicing of instrumentation and equipment, working side by side with experienced engineers to further expanding your knowledge to progress your skills and career.

Job Description

Instrument Technician
Contract
Up to £18p/h
Peterborough

This role will support the Electronic Services in the Facilities Department of Global Engine Development UK. Reporting directly to the GED Facilities Team Leader, this position is based at the dedicated state of the art facility for performance development and product validation. This vacancy is a servicing and maintenance position, with emphasis on electronic and control systems knowledge and experience. The role will assist engineers in conducting technical investigations of current and future instrumentation, components and processes both in laboratory and field environments. Operating in a fast paced and professional technical environment, this role will provide an interesting variety of responsibilities and activities, with the opportunity to work both as part of a wider team and independently utilising initiative.

Key Responsibilities:
" Practical, hands-on responsibility for maintenance & servicing of various instrumentation & equipment
" Operating test equipment and conducting diagnostic investigations
" Panel building and validation
" Total Preventative Maintenance and calibration of electronic equipment
" Wiring harness build and TPM
" Modifications to facility plant/Test rigs and equipment
" Evaluating new products and processes alongside the engineers

Key Competencies:
" Must be able to adapt to a fast paced working environment
" Strong team working skills to assist engineers in technical investigations and processes
" Customer focus
" Must be self-motivated and possess the ability to use own initiative
" Strong attention to detail and focus on quality
" High work standards
" A focus on Safety must always remain a priority

Skills & Experience Required:
Essential
" Either Apprentice qualified in a technical apprenticeship with electrical/electronic bias or equivalent extensive industry experience
" Theoretical knowledge or experience of electronics and systems
" The capacity for continuous learning

Desirable
" Previous experience in calibrations of test equipment
" Knowledge of measurement systems and equipment, an understanding of possible errors within the measurement chain, this includes, (but is not exclusive to): Speed, Torque, Pressure and Temperature

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

Richard Mugridge

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Electronics, software and control is my specialty. It is the heart of any design and I am excited to see how it evolves our future. I pride myself on delivering a professional yet personal service. I genuinely care and take time to understand and present my clients and candidates with options and suggestions that they may not have considered.