Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Test Engineer


Job Description:

As a Test Engineer, you will be joining a market-leading green solutions manufacturing business, who through extensive investment into research & development, have developed an impressive range of advanced energy solutions, all manufactured in the UK.

The company have a number of accreditations including Made In Britain, empowering the British manufacturing community.

Working as a Test Engineer you will oversee all aspects of HV/LV testing  The Test Engineer will be responsible for ensuring all products meet IEC60076 standards.

As a Test Engineer your duties will include:

  • Ensure a quality product is electrically tested and released to the customer against the specified standards.
  • Maintain and record all test results for auditable and warranty purposes.
  • Proven experience with CSA, IEEE, ANSI and IEC standards.
  • EEnsuring operation of equipment by reporting repairs and ensuring calibration is in date.
  • Keeping the operational team informed of the workflow and any potential issues with output.
  • Suggesting ways to improve the test processes.
  • Providing working knowledge of the Test team to ensure customer requirements are met.
  • Experience of working to BSI and ISO9001 standards.        

The successful Test Engineer will have the below skills and experience:

  • Experience of implementing testing standards in a large electrical environment.
  • Can test to IEC60076 standards.
    • Winding Resistance Measurement test.
    • Turns ratio and check of phase displacement test.
    • Short-circuit impedance and load loss test.
    • No-load loss and current test.
    • Separate Source Voltage Withstand Test.
    • Induced voltage withstand test.
    • Pressure Test (Flash Test).
  • Use of HV/LV test Equipment.
    • Winding resistance meter.
    • Three phase ratio meter.
    • Variable ratio auto- transformer.
    • Megger.
    • Flash Tester.
    • Amp meter.
  • Experience in both HV and LV; ideally up to 11KV, 5MVA.
  • Electrical/engineering qualification is preferable. 

As a Test Engineer you will receive the below benefits:

  • £35-42k per annum
  • Up to 5% basic pay bonus paid annually linked to company performance.
  • 25 days holiday plus statutory holidays. 
  • 3-month probationary period standard

If you are interested in the above Test Engineer role please click ‘apply’ or contact Orion Reading today, thank you.



  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing