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Jobs - Test Engineer - UK

At Peak we target individuals who fit our culture and values and we are looking to recruit a Test Engineer to join our Design Engineering team.

Location: Inchinnan, Glasgow
Country: UK
Region: Europe
Job Type: Full Time

THE ROLE: Peak Scientific Instruments, a fast–growing company specialising in the manufacture of laboratory gas generators for the life science and biomedical market is looking to recruit a Test Engineer to join our Design Engineering team.

As Test Engineer reporting to our Design Engineering Manager, your key responsibility will be to highlight any product/process improvements required based on trend analysis.

Other key tasks will involve:

  • Implementing product life test, regular inspections and generating reports as part of continuous improvement
  • Liaising with Design Engineers to develop validation criteria
  • Setting up and executing new product validation testing, compiling results and completing reports as required
  • Identifying any trends and training requirements
  • Ensuring test equipment is properly tested and maintained

You will also:

  • Ensure products are fully validated before release
  • Evaluate product problems and present solutions
  • Be responsible for improving the product quality, functionality and performance through thorough testing and feedback

SKILLS REQUIRED: With a good base level of experience in mechanical, electrical or electronic testing, you will also have an HND/Degree qualification in a Mechanical or Electrical discipline. Experience of working within a manufacturing environment would be beneficial, as would a strong understanding of the test and manufacturing lifecycle. You will enjoy working in a practical, hands on role and be comfortable operating in a team environment or working on your own initiative. Robust experience of working with Word & Excel would also be advantageous.

At Peak we target individuals who fit our culture and values. The atmosphere is fun, friendly but with a high degree of professionalism and a non-corporate feel. 

THE COMPANY: We have gained an outstanding reputation in the market place, having recently won our 4th Queens award for industry. Our current turnover is £34M with plans to grow significantly over the next few years. 90% of our products are exported to 126 countries and we have a number of global offices including USA, China, South Africa, India, Brazil, Singapore, Mexico and Australia. 

The company is offering a competitive package and opportunities to develop with an expanding international company. Interested candidates should email their CV with current salary details to Leanne Gordon:

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