Testing Technician

Job Title: Testing Technician
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Warwickshire, England
Salary: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour
Start Date: Sep 2017
Reference: 70019-ADMIN-JHY_1503050999
Contact Name: James Harvey
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 18, 2017 11:10

Job Description

Job title: Testing Technician
Job type: 12 month contract + likely extensions
Location: Warwickshire, West Midlands, UK
Salary / rate: £9.00 - £10.00/hour
Benefits: 28 days' holiday


- My client is a truly global, science-based technology company that is committed
to applying innovative science to create a wide range of products across multiple
business units
- I am currently working with them to find a Laboratory Testing Technician to join
their Abrasives Systems / Automotive Aftermarket Division based in Warwickshire

Job purpose / responsibilities:

- The successful candidate will join an established Product Engineering group that
consists of both qualified Engineers and Technicians
- The candidate will receive technical training and operate a laboratory abrasive
manufacturing line, robotic paint spraying and abrasive testing lines supporting
both Product Development and Product Engineers in order to help them develop new
and modified abrasive products
- Contribute to continuous improvement of equipment with a view to delivering state
of the art abrasive manufacturing and abrasive testing capability
- Ensure that all test methods give reproducible results and are relevant to
current industry standards
- Continuously update and maintain the current operating procedures to reflect how
tasks are safely undertaken
- Provide necessary technician support to the team in various areas, including
sample preparation

Required experience:

- Knowledge of MS Office and general well-rounded computer skills is essential
- Knowledge of spray coating of automotive paints would be an advantage


- Strong organisational skills & attention to detail is essential
- Good problem solving skills and ability to manage time to meet specific deadlines
- Able to effectively communicate and demonstrate strong interpersonal skills
- Self-motivated and reliable; enthusiastic and eager to learn