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Approvals Engineer, Lewes, £30k-£40k
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Listed on: 14th June
Location: Lewes
Type: Permanent
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk Approvals Engineer, Lewes, £30k-£40k 

Are you an electronics enthusiast with a passion for cutting-edge technologies? Do you want the chance to work on products that assist in keeping our society safe?

We are currently supporting the recruitment of a fast growing and dynamic company engaged in the design and manufacture of leading systems in the voice alarm market.

 
Role and Responsibilities

The role of Approvals Engineer is to drive the EN54 Product approval process, EMC and Product Safety assessments, CE assessments and other approval processes (e.g, UL, CSA, etc).

Key Responsibilities
Working as Approvals Engineer within a small team to develop voice alarm and related security products.
This will include:
 Liaise with certification bodies and customer product approval organisations to ensure product compliance with legal, regulatory and customer requirementsOrganise and supervise external product validation (test houses, field trials etc)Support external testing activities by certification bodies, customer product approval organisations etc.Writing and conducting EMC/Safety test plansReview of product design and preliminary in-house testingAct as point of contact for product approvals, e.g. EN 54-16, UL, etcConduct Product AuditsConduct functional testing on new or updated hardware and softwareConduct internal training courses on new products, new product features, and product approvals (e.g. system design to meet EN 54-16)Hardware DesignAttending International Standards Committees
Knowledge and CapabilityA proven track record of practical EMC/Safety testing is preferred.Good technical documentation skills.However, consideration will be given to candidate with sound technical background/ hardware design knowledge wanting to move into this area.

Key Skills and Attributes
 Have strong technical skills and a desire to develop these quickly.Be an excellent team player, comfortable working in a close -knit team and building strong professional relationships.Have good communication skills and be able to work with all levels of the organisation and with customers.Want to be working in an environment where their colleagues depend upon him or her to deliver.Be able to work independently making decisions and driving issues to a conclusion.Be interested in all aspects of the company from business strategy to the working environment.Be flexible and keen to assist in a variety of ways on a variety of projects.
Salary/Benefits
 £30k-£40k dependent on capability.Company's Group Life PlanGroup Income Replacement schemeWorkplace pension scheme, employee contribution 3% (minimum), employer contribution 5%.23 days holiday, plus bank holidays (after 2 years ' service this rises to 24 days and after 5 years ' service to 25 days) per annumWorking Hours 37.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday, 9am - 5.30pm (possibility of some flexibility)Company
My client is a electronic design consultancy and a leader in the voice alarm market, with the design of technology-leading systems for leading rail company in the UK in 1999.

Now established as a key supplier for the UK transport industry, my client has evolved to design and supply products for customers worldwide and now caters for many industries including stadiums, airports, hospitality, retail, healthcare, commercial buildings, nuclear, oil and gas, roads and tunnels.

My client's vast experience and expertise alongside on-call technical support teams and comprehensive in-house system testing means the company can design and supply reliable, long-lasting systems that can meet all the safety and sound requirements of the largest projects.

My client headquarters and factory are located in the south of the UK, with international offices located in the Middle East and Asia. We offer comprehensive product training and are always pleased to welcome customers to visit the premises.

FOR AN IMMEDIATE INTERVIEW...
Email your up to date CV to martin.byrne@rtrs.co.uk OR Call 0118 207 8751 NOW!

Electronics Hardware Engineering
2019-06-13