Production Test Engineer

Bolton, Greater Manchester





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My client is looking for a Production Test Engineer to join them on an initial 6-month basis. As the Production Test Engineer, you will carry out production test and diagnostics of complex weapons at system and sub system level.

Role: Production Test Engineer
Pay: £28 -£30 per hour via Umbrella
Location: Bolton
Contract: 6 Months
Hours: Monday – Friday, 37 hours per week
Security Clearance: Security Cleared


  • Testing of complex electronic sub-assemblies and circuit cards, and diagnosis of production test failures down to component level.
  • Generation of test specifications, operator instructions and technical reports based on higher-level requirements.
  • Providing technical support to test operators to facilitate the efficient throughput of prime equipment hardware during production.
  • Identification of remedial and corrective actions following test failures, in a timely manner, to allow Manufacturing to continue production in line with the programme.
  • Assessment of related test equipment issues, advising maintenance and support services to resolve equipment failures.
  • Evaluation of technical problems to develop proposals for investigations and subsequent corrective actions, including process improvements for manufacturing test.

Skillset/experience required:

  • A good understanding of digital and analogue electronic measurement and test principles, as well as fault diagnosis techniques.
  • Awareness of electrical/electronic system and sub-system integration and test philosophies.
  • An understanding of RF and Microwave technology at subsystem level would be an advantage.
  • Ability to plan and organise own work in line with given priorities.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, including generation of test specifications and reports.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills, with strong attention to detail.
  • Experience of using both manual and automated test equipment in an electronics manufacturing environment


  • HNC/HND (Electronics) level of qualification or equivalent

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Natalie Dalkin at Line Up Aviation
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