Test Technician

Location Portsmouth
Salary £28000 - £30000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Technical
Reference J7481
Ours Portsmouth based cilent, produces unique high quality, high strength and low weight carbon fibre pipe manufactured for use by oil and gas industry companies across the globe. Providing superior performance in deep water and harsh conditions, their unique product reduces subsea project risk and cost, and is renowned as the world's most reliable subsea pipe for offshore exploration and production. A thriving, dynamic company, has a state of the art pipe design, qualification, testing and automated robotic manufacturing production facility at its expanding waterside site in Portsmouth. In a substantial period of growth they seek the most talented, creative, motivated and flexibletest engineers.

To work within the test team, supporting the wider business, in the testing and qualification of their pipe product and associated componentry.

-Perform mechanical testing of thepipe product and associated end fittings.
-Conduct standard and bespoke testing of the pipe product and associated end fittings
-Operation of mechanical test machines for composite and metallic materials test and evaluation
-Preparation of test specimens and rigs, ranging from telemetry set-up and calibration to test cell assembly
-Prepare documentation in support of testing activities including: test plans, procedures and reports
- Support Test engineers and other departments on testing and development activities
-Operate certain workshop equipment for test preparation purposes including simple machining/finishing of specimens


Desired Skills and Experience

-Education - Mechanical Engineering HNC / HND or equivalent qualification in engineering
-Skills - Microsoft office, interpretation of technical drawings
-Experience - Testing, mechanical engineering, materials.
-Experience with data logging equipment, pressure sensors and other instrumentation desirable

For more information and to apply please contact Sarah on 02380 633399




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