|Location||Yeovil, Somerset||Job Type||Permanent|
The Structural Test Laboratory performs critical strength testing of new aircraft designs that is required for Civil and Military certification of the aircraft. As an Instrumentation Engineer you will support the Structural Test Laboratory with all aspects of electrical, electronic and instrumentation needed to perform testing.
Key Responsibility Areas
The main activities of this role will include, but will not be limited to:
*Providing electrical and electronic support to the structural test laboratory,
*Manage the electrical design of the test rigs, including manufacture of specific cable installations as necessary to integrate different test equipment,
*To develop and support the instrumentation activities within the department and provide advice to other departments,
*To provide stain gauge support to the Structural Test Laboratory and Design departments,
*To support the electrical equipment specific to the Structural Test Department
*This role may require you to activities on behalf of the company in off-site locations.
*You are responsible for taking reasonable care of your own health and safety and ensuring personal working practices confirm to the Company Health & Safety Policy in the Test Laboratory (specific responsibilities are detailed within HSP1015).
Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required
*Degree in a relevant subject (e.g. electrical or electronic engineering) or HNC/HND/BTEC and Apprenticeship together with suitable experience and a strong desire to work in an area of Engineering with a practical aspect.
*Experience in AW Quality Process.
*Understanding in instrumentation techniques including experience in the areas of strain gauges.
*Ability to understand Technical Drawings.
*Flexible attitude with willingness and ability to work in a team environment is essential.
*Full driving license.
*IT literate with necessary PC skills
In addition, the following attributes are desirable:
*Experience in strain gauging and instrumentation
Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.