• Calibration Service Engineer

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(04/05/2018 11:20)
    Job ID
    2018-2039
    City
    UK-IOW-Birmingham
    Country
    United Kingdom
    Seniority Level
    Associate
    Job Function
    Engineering
    Type
    Permanent Full-Time
    Estimated Travel Required
    >50%
  • Company Overview

    Come and work with us the “TT Way” which means we do the right thing, bring out the best in each other, achieve more together, champion expertise and get the job done…well! With approximately 4100 colleagues we operate from 21 locations around the world. Building the expertise of our people is critical to the future success of our organisation.

     

    TT Electronics is a global provider of engineered electronics. We collaborate with customers in the transportation, industrial, medical, and aerospace and defence markets, providing them with engineering expertise and support through a global network of specialists and world class facilities. As a responsible employer we encourage all our people to “give something back” by supporting the local communities in which we operate.

     

    Roxspur Measurement & Control Ltd (RM&C), based in Sheffield, became part of TT Electronics in July 2014. Our products include sensors, thermocouples, thermometers, transducers, transmitters, flowmeters and controllers. Our modern cell based manufacturing facilities are fully flexible for small and large batch runs, enabling us to provide short lead times even for customized products The in-house manufacturing and testing is backed up by our own UKAS accredited laboratory for pressure, temperature, flow and electrical parameters. A team of field-based engineers also provide a full calibration, maintenance and repair service throughout Europe.

    Role Overview and Responsibilities

    To further grow our team, we are recruiting for a Service Calibration Engineer.

    In this role you will predominately cover the UK and provide a safe, proactive, flexible and comprehensive calibration and engineering service, to support our clients in maintaining instrumentation equipment and systems across temperature, electrical and pressure. 

    This job is home based, ideally located near or in Leicestershire. The role involves frequent travel, overnight stays and working overtime.

    The successful Service Calibration Engineer day to day duties will include:

    • Install, configure, commission, calibrate and repair onsite instrumentation.
    • Calibration, verification and troubleshooting of recorders and instruments which monitor level, flow, pressure, temperature to UKAS and AMS 2750E standards.
    • Liaise with the internal office and with other staff.
    • Liaise with customers prior to executing the job to ensure full understanding of the nature of the job when required.
    • Liaise with customers to advise estimated time of arrival and of any delays which may be anticipated
    • Adhere to site safety rules, permit to work systems and carry out risk assessments and method statement.
    • Comply with industry codes of practice and company Quality Management System.
    • Ensure all forms and certificates are accurate and produced on time.

    Qualifications, Skills and Attributes

    The succesful candidate has experience in electrical, pressure, temperature calibration and uniformity surveys. With regards to work behaviours, we are looking for someone reliable, customer focused, have a methodical approach with competent self-management skills and be able to ‘think on their feet’.

     

    Industrial experience in the Metal Processing, Aerospace or similar industries is desirable with a sound knowledge of instruments in particular Eurotherm products.  

     

    To be suitable for this role you must have the following experience and characteristics: 

    • Qualified to ONC/HNC level preferably in electrical/instrumentation/system/control discipline or served a relevant apprenticeship
    • Knowledge of UKAS BS/EN/ISO 17025 and AMS 2750E.
    • Problem solving and diagnostic skills.
    • Experience with calibration of temperature/pressure instrumentation including Temperature Uniformity Surveys.
    • Highly self-motivated and have the ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
    • A flexible approach to working activities.
    • Excellent Communication skills, both verbally and written.
    • The ability to develop good working relationships with customers.
    • Good organisational skills, excellent punctuality and timekeeping.
    • Proven experience in a field service / on-site role.
    • IT Literate 

    Furthermore, you will:

    • Be willing to travel and spend nights away from home.
    • Be willing to work overtime when required, incl. weekends.
    • Possess a full UK driving licence.

    What the company offers:

    • A challenging role, with significant autonomy
    • A competitive salary that awards performance
    • Company vehicle with fuel card
    • Company pension
    • Life Insurance Scheme
    • 25 days holiday + statutory
    • Company laptop/pad and mobile phone 

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