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Head of Laboratory / Senior Calibration Engineer (Electrical) with recent experience of working to ISO 17025 standards & UKAS audits is required for a permanent role in the Derby, East Midlands area. Salary is negotiable (dependent on experience and qualifications) The Head of Laboratory (Electrical) will be working circa 40 hours (Mon – Fri Days). Applications also considered from Senior Electrical Calibration Engineer / Technician’s
- Negotiable salary (dependent on experience and qualifications).
- 20 days holiday + stats
- company pension scheme
- Possible flexi time and O/T
The successful Head of Laboratory / Senior Calibration Engineer (Electrical) day to day duties will include:
- Ensure the laboratory is compliant to relevant quality systems such as ISO17025, by maintaining audit schedules.
- Assist in developing techniques, QA and control procedures in line with company strategies
- Mentor, train and impart calibration knowledge and techniques to staff
- To calibrate measuring instrumentation to company procedures, specific parameters and in line with industry standards
- Accurately recording results and in line with industry standards
- Comply with company H&S guidelines.
To be suitable for this Head of Laboratory / Senior Calibration Engineer (Electrical) role you must have the following experience / characteristics:
- Ideally will have completed a relevant electrical engineering apprenticeship.
- Calibrated electrical equipment to UKAS standards.
- Experience of UKAS Audits.
- Ability to solve complex calibration problems which requires deep technical knowledge.
- Must be PC literate – MS Word & MS Excel.
- Must be able to interpret electrical engineering drawing.
- Highly organised, with high level of attention to detail and accuracy.
The ideal Head of Laboratory / Senior Calibration Engineer (Electrical) will have the following experience / characteristics:
- Proven track record as Head of Laboratory (Electrical)
- Relevant qualifications in electrical engineering discipline ideally equivalent to HND or higher.
- Working knowledge of quality systems ISO 17025
- Ability to read, understand and create uncertainty budgets.
- Experience of staff training / mentoring.
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The successful Head of Laboratory (Electrical) will need to be flexible as there may be overtime and other duties not mentioned in this job description. With experience of working in a UKAS laboratory, you will have the relevant qualifications and or experience, be punctual, conscientious, keen and have a practical approach to work.
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