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Test Technician

Sheffield, Yorkshire
£25,000 to £26,000
Job Type
1 Sep 2022

Our client is a rapidly expanding green energy company based near Sheffield. Due to expansion; they have a requirement for a Test Technician to join the team on permanent contract. The role of the Test Technician is to test, fault find and correct where possible all of our client s equipment.

The hours are 37.5 per week on a three-shift rotation Sunday-Thursday nights, Mon-Fri days and afters. In addition to the salary there is a 20% shift allowance.


  • Perform pressure test Including high pressure leak tests as required
  • Hydraulic tests as required
  • To record test results accurately, identifying faults and correct as required
  • Take samples of water during testing at the appropriate frequency
  • Use and work with logic flow diagrams, P & ID and any other information required
  • Communicate when required with key stakeholders as well as any other department required
  • Prioritise workloads dependent on project and business needs
  • To train others in line with your competency as required
  • To undertake any training and development to enable you to do your duties
  • Visit sites when required - not expected to be frequent
  • Building a good understanding of all test procedures and feedback any adjustments required with a particular focus on safety critical elements
  • The Test Technician will be working to agreed target and time scales ensuring any problems/issues encountered are dealt with as quickly as possible and the test are completed to an extremely high-quality level with an expectation of zero error
  • Use and record any calibrated data from tooling or instrumentation required throughout
  • Frequent outdoor working is required for this role
  • Adhere to health & safety policies and procedures at all times

Knowledge and Experience

  • Mechanical and electrical understanding
  • Basic electrical safety city and guilds
  • Compressed gas safety passport beneficial
  • NVQ or HNC in Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience of electrical work and using circuit diagrams and electrical drawings
  • A strong mechanical or assembly background
  • Experience of fault-finding and troubleshooting
  • H&S Conscious

Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of pressurised systems and ISO Accredited systems
  • Experience of completing test reports and NVQ or HNC in Engineering or equivalent
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  • Job Reference: 699490169-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Adept Resourcing Commercial & Engineering
    Adept Resourcing Commercial & Engineering
  • Location: Sheffield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £26,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent