Test Supervisor

Location
South Somerset, UK. We're located less than 40 miles from the centre of Bristol.
Salary
Dependent on experience
Posted
17 Jun 2019
Closes
16 Jul 2019
Ref
TS-01
Discipline
Design, Electronics, Safety
Sector
Oil & Gas

Avalon sciences design and manufacture specialist seismic monitoring tools for the oil and gas industry.  The tools have to work reliably in high temperature environments.  A vacancy has arisen within the technical department; the ideal candidate will be comfortable writing and maintaining documents, test procedures and schematics/wiring diagrams. They will oversee post-production testing of electronic systems and be at ease managing a small team. Reporting to the Chief Technical Officer, you will be joining a small but talented team; you will need to be self-motivated, flexible, and a team player. 

Skills required:

  • Ability to author and conduct safe tests
  • Comfortable managing a small team
  • Ability to write and review technical documents
  • Knowledge of electrical safety and good working practices

Desirable:

  • Schematic capture and board layout using Altium or similar
  • Familiarity with best practice test and production engineering
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD

Responsibilities (non-exhaustive list)

  • Assist production with the introduction of new products
  • Support and assist in integration and production testing
  • Provide customer support and problem solve on technical matters
  • Attend and actively contribute at design reviews

Qualifications

  • A formal electronic qualification, i.e. HNC, HND or degree in Electronic Engineering

More about us:

We work in a relaxed and friendly environment: as a family-run company, every employee is valued individually and has a unique role. Many people go to the gym together or go running/play football during lunch breaks; we even have a regular team for the local monthly pub-quiz. Many employees have taken advantage of the cycle to work scheme; the roads around our headquarters make for excellent cycling. If you’d like to know more, give us a call or send us an email.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

No recruitment agencies please.