Environmental Test Engineer - Contract or Perm - Greenford - ASAP


I'm heading up a project on behalf of a leading defence company that require a Test Engineer to join their team on a major project in Greenford. 


Ideally you will already hold SC clearance.

Role purpose

The Environmental Test Engineer will be responsible for carrying out environmental testing on a variety of Products, applying standard test principles for military and non military equipment's.


To work in a team of 2 Environmental Engineers in the support of environmental activities and produce test procedures and reports for each product tested.

Some work will require travel to external test houses to monitor progress and report issues etc

Projects vary in size and depth but normally we deal with a maximum of two products at a time

Responsible for/Key responsibilities

  • Liaise with design engineering teams to agree and define test strategies and procedures.
  • Support in the design of test set-ups, jigs and fixtures.
  • Follow test procedures in the execution of required tests (MIL-STD, DEF STAN, RTCA etc.).
  • Set-up and competent operation of environmental test equipment (Vibration Shakers, Ovens and Climatic Chambers etc.).
  • Work within environmental test team in the preparation and execution of test regimes, strategies, schedules etc.
  • Support in the maintenance and control of the environmental test laboratory.
  • Write technical acceptable test procedures, plans and reports for internal and external customers in line with company specifications.
  • Operate PC based test equipment in laboratories in association with testing activities.
  • Manage security of information as defined in the Security manual.
  • Effective at working in teams across other disciplines and levels
  • Good organisational skills
  • Willingness to learn

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