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As an expanding company, we are constantly seeking talented individuals to join our design, development, engineering and support teams.

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Electronics Test Engineer / Test Technician

Do you have experience gained testing and measuring electronic equipment, including circuit board analysis? Are you keen to develop your career as part of a thriving business during a time of exciting growth?

Our Company

Established in 1995, Altimex are an award-winning electronics and fibre optics solutions company. We use the very latest software and test equipment to support one-off bespoke projects as well as large-scale, high-volume roll outs for clients in a variety of sectors including aerospace, defence, security, oil and gas exploration and nuclear. Our scope covers everything from initial concept and design through to electronic and mechanical assembly.

Our team mean a lot to us, and we’re proud to say we won the prestigious Business of the Year award from the North Wales and West Cheshire Chamber of Commerce in 2016 and in 2022 The High Sheriffs Award for Enterprise. We’re based at the modern University of Chester Thornton Science Park, a major research and innovation hub offering over 40 science and technology companies and their academia a chance to come together across a 66-acre site to innovate, develop, and demonstrate new technologies. Being based at the Science Park means we are able to remain at the forefront of research and development, and our team benefit from working at state-of-the-art facilities and receive a wealth of training opportunities.

The Role – Electronics Test Engineer / Test Technician

You will support the Production team by taking responsibility for the testing of finished products using both free-issue instrumentation and customer designed and specified test equipment, and carry out fault finding on circuit boards. Drawing on your experience, you will influence parts specifications for customer product changes and advise on the production process.

Our Requirements – Electronics Test Engineer / Test Technician

  • Experience gained in electronics test and measurement including circuit board analysis, ideally gained within a production environment
  • Either be educated to a minimum of HND in Electronics or equivalent or be qualified through solid experience
  • Superb fault finding and problem-solving skills
  • Strong work ethic with a positive attitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a team and independently
  • Ability to work methodically to tight deadlines and customer specifications

The Package

You will be part of an ambitious business where your hard work, dedication and contribution to business goals will be noticed and rewarded. Your benefits will include:

  • Salary up to £30,000, with the level dependent on experience
  • Paid overtime available
  • 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays, rising by one day each year to a maximum of 33 days
  • Permanent contract, working 7:30am to 4pm Monday to Thursday and 7:30am to 1pm on Fridays
  • Free onsite car parking

All applications for this Electronics Test Engineer / Test Technician vacancy are to be submitted by email to vacancy@altimex.co.uk and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions.

Summer Internship Programme – In Partnership  

Do you want to gain experience as an intern in testing and measuring electronic equipment, including circuit board analysis? Are you keen to develop your career during a time of exciting period in electronic?

Our Company

Established in 1995, Altimex are an award-winning electronics and fibre optics solutions company. We use the very latest software and test equipment to support one-off bespoke projects as well as large-scale, high-volume roll outs for clients in a variety of sectors including aerospace, defence, security, oil and gas exploration and nuclear. Our scope covers everything from initial concept and design through to electronic and mechanical assembly.

Our team mean a lot to us, and we’re proud to say we won the prestigious Business of the Year award from the North Wales and West Cheshire Chamber of Commerce in 2016 and in 2022 The High Sheriffs Award for Enterprise. We’re based at the modern University of Chester Thornton Science Park, a major research and innovation hub offering over 40 science and technology companies and their academia a chance to come together across a 66-acre site to innovate, develop, and demonstrate new technologies. Being based at the Science Park means we are able to remain at the forefront of research and development, and our team benefit from working at state-of-the-art facilities and receive a wealth of training opportunities.

The Role – Electronics Test & Measurement Intern

You will support the Test & Measurement and Production teams by taking responsibility for the testing of finished products using both free-issue instrumentation and customer designed/specified test equipment, and carry out fault finding on circuit boards. Drawing on your theoretical experience, you will influence parts specifications for customer product changes and advise on the production process.

Our Requirements for the Electronics Engineer Intern

  • Focus will depend on interest and ability of the candidate
  • This intern engineering position will be responsible for providing technical support for the systems under test and interface with production
  • An interest in electronics test and measurement including circuit board analysis
  • Must be pursuing a recognised UK university degree course in Electrical & Electronics Engineering or other science/engineering related field 
  • Superb fault finding and problem-solving skills
  • Strong work ethic with a positive attitude
  • Be able to work within a manufacturing environment and possess strong interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a team and independently
  • Ability to work methodically to tight deadlines and customer specifications

This is an 8 week internship, commencing 4th July 2022. Closing date for applications 20th June 2022.You will be part of an ambitious business where your hard work, dedication and contribution to business goals will be noticed and rewarded.

All applications for this internship vacancy are to be submitted by email to vacancy@altimex.co.uk and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions. 

Altimex Ltd are an equal opportunities employer.