Job Title: Test Engineer - Mechanical
Location: UK-Hertfordshire-Hemel Hempstead
Do you believe the world deserves excellence?
We are the business standards company that equips businesses with the necessary solutions to turn standards of best practice into habits of excellence. Renowned for its marks of excellence including the consumer recognized Kitemark, our influence spans multiple sectors including Aerospace, Automotive, Built Environment, Food, Healthcare and ICT. With over 81,000 clients in 180 countries, We are an organization whose standards inspire excellence across the globe.
We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our Testing Laboratories in Hemel Hempstead, working as a Test Engineer within the Fire Suppression team.
This role offers real diversity and variety, where one minute you'll be in the lab undertaking some precision measurements and the next you'll be discussing testing requirements with a client. Strong communication and project management skills are at the heart of this role. You'll have constant interaction and engagement with clients at a variety of levels, from technicians to Directors. This role is perfect for an engineer with a mechanical bias who is able to apply their technical ability in a client focused role.
As part of this role you'll be travelling both Nationally and Internationally to client sites and undertaking testing on a regular basis to destinations such as Europe, Dubai or even China.
To be successful in this role you'll have qualifications in mechanical engineering have a mechanical engineering or testing background with the skills to build relationships with our clients, understand their requirements and then deliver this work autonomously.
You'll be managing multiple projects and audit work so strong project management skills are essential, as well as strong customer focus. With this you'll need to use your strong interpersonal skills to confidently present findings to our clients about their products.
In addition you'll be:
*Resourceful and solution orientated
*Proactive and flexible
*Great attention to detail
What we offer:
We offer a highly competitive starting salary of up to £28,000. We are offering 27 days annual leave with the opportunity to increase this to 30 days, company-paid private medical insurance, an excellent company-contributed pension scheme, and a wide range of flexible benefits that you can tailor to suit your life-style.