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Test and Maintenance Engineer

Job Details
  • 4796
  • IQD Frequency Products
  • Crewkerne, Somerset
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • A competitive salary + attractive benefits

Test and Maintenance Engineer

Due to rapid company growth, a brand-new role is available for an individual with a keen interest in electronics to develop their career in engineering, with endless opportunities for career progression.

Our Company

IQD Frequency Products Ltd has been providing electronic components for time and frequency control for over 45 years. We are based in the UK but support customers across the world. Four years ago, IQD became part of the Wurth eiSos group who supply a large range of electronic components. The eiSos group includes more than 7,300 employees and has an active sales team based in every country in the world.

We are a small company thinking dynamically and constantly looking to change and adapt to market needs, but we are also part of a very large global company with all the infrastructure, support and opportunities this offers.

We are a team of hardworking and passionate people, and you’ll join the business during a time of exciting rapid growth, with plenty of encouragement and opportunities for career development within many areas of the business.

The Role – Test and Maintenance Engineer

As a Test and Maintenance Engineer, you will join a small, highly experienced team based at our Crewkerne (Somerset) office. You’ll bring your existing understanding of electronics / mechanical engineering and receive the training and support you need you to effectively support the team.

Your duties will include, although will not be limited to:

  • Maintaining electronic test and measurement equipment
  • Organising on-site calibrations
  • Managing external contractors for installation and repair of equipment
  • Analysing test results
  • Supporting test team with day-to-day issues

The Package

As a Test and Maintenance Engineer, you’ll benefit from:

  • A permanent contract, working 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
  • A competitive salary, level dependent on experience and qualifications
  • 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing with length of service)
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • Company pension scheme
  • Life assurance (x3 salary)
  • Profit share scheme
  • On-site car parking
  • Free daily refreshments, with plenty of social events including our annual summer BBQ

Our Requirements – Test and Maintenance Engineer

  • Knowledge of / keen interest in electronics, either gained through an electronics or engineering qualification or in a similar role
  • IT savvy, and confident using software packages such as Microsoft Office
  • Keen to undertake training to understand a wide variety of specialist software packages and software coding used
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Although not essential as full training will be provided, some experience as a mechanical engineer or experience gained within a similar role based in a test laboratory would be highly advantageous.

More about us:

We have operations in America, Asia and Europe, offering a comprehensive frequency product range, from low cost commercial grade products to those used in high reliability military and professional grade applications including Quartz Crystals, Crystal Clock Oscillators and Rubidium Oscillators covering frequencies from the kHz range to over 1GHz. We were acquired by Würth Elektronik eiSos Group in 2018.

All applications for this Test and Maintenance Engineer vacancy are to be submitted online.

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