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Trials and Measurement Engineer

Location: Bristol, Burton, Dorking Salary: Competitive + Benefits

Industry: Defence , Marine , Oil & Gas , Power Generation , Power & Energy , Transport

Job Description

We are currently seeking a degree or doctorate qualified engineer with a background in trials and measurement to support measurement programmes across the business.

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate experience of field and laboratory based experimental work covering a wide range of technical activities:

  • Planning and executing testing programmes, including development of method statements and health and safety risk assessments;
  • Sound theoretical and practical understanding of measurement techniques;
  • Experience of a range of sensor technologies (e.g. strain, vibration, pressure, load, noise, temperature), and understanding of the practical issues involved in specifying instrumentation;
  • Theoretical and practical understanding of signal and data analysis techniques;
  • Site based forensic investigation, including problem diagnosis and development of high level remedial schemes;
  • Measurement to compliment numerical modelling;
  • Measurement to supporting operational and asset integrity programmes.



We are looking for candidates who have a strong technical background and experience in project management and commercial awareness.

The ability to demonstrate a range of the following attributes is desirable:

  • Strong self-motivation with a history of working autonomously;
  • Understanding of the risks involved in site based work and experience of managing emergent problems in a logical and pragmatic manner.
  • Experience of a consultancy environment would be ideal, including experience with developing bids, customer liaison and business development;
  • Candidates would ideally be able to demonstrate experience across a range of industry sectors; marine, power generation, gas turbines, transport or oil and gas;
  • Comfortable in client focused roles;
  • Strong project and programme management, including working in multi-disciplinary teams;
  • Experience of developing procurement specifications and working with suppliers;
  • Leading small teams of engineers;
  • Experience with training and mentoring junior engineers

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