Senior test Technician Ref# V-58053

  • South West, Poole, UK
  • £31000 - £37500 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-58053

My client an established and global engineering company in Poole are expanding and as such are in need of a Senior Test Technician.

The key Responsibilities of a senior test technician:

  • Inspection and test of electronic assemblies to IPC-A-610 standards.
  • Inspection and test of electrical sub-assemblies to IPC-A-620 standards.
  • Inspection and test of electro-mechanical sub-assemblies to supplied drawings.
  • To provide test and product support for production activities with a ‘hands on approach’, to include initial commissioning, factory and site acceptance tests.
  • Working with Test and Electronics Team to manage proprietary test equipment calibration.
  • To assist Goods Inward inspection department as required.
  • Working from engineering documentation and establishing methods of manufacture with engineering.
  • Working on customer premises (UK and overseas) from time to time.
  • Accurate completion of documentation.

SENIOR responsibilities 

  • To assist with after sales warranty/ repair and to carry out full surveys and report on returned customer equipment.
  • Working with Test and Electronics Team and Engineering to design, manufacture and maintain in-house test equipment.
  • Maintain QA records including calibration of test equipment, soldering iron’s and ESD control measures.
  • Control and maintenance of Portable appliance testing.
  • To assist the training of new test technicians on all products and mentoring work experience students.


  • Championing of all five company values: excellence, ownership, agility, value and team.
  • Cooperating with and collaborating with others.
  • Welcoming new ideas.
  • Being respectful of colleagues.
  • Ensuring adherence to company codes of conduct, timekeeping and disciplines.
  • Maintaining a flexible and team focused approach.
  • Keeping a clean, clear and tidy work area.


  • SC clearance.
  • Test and fault finding to component level.
  • Full understanding of electronic devices and circuit theory – Analogue and Digital
  • Ability to solder in accordance with IPC certification standards.
  • Ability to read technical drawings.
  • Experience in manufacturing in a similar demanding industry.
  • Ability to combine existing knowledge with new impacts for positive changes combined with good Communication skills.

If you are an established test technician and looking for that next step or are already in a senior role then please apply or call Ian at Holt Engineering on 07734406996 

Apply for this position

    Thank you for your application!

    One of our consultants will be in touch shortly.

    In the meantime, if you would like to contact us directly you can do so by giving us a call on 01202 237383 or drop us an email at

    We update the website daily, so visit again if you'd like to view details on new and exiting jobs.

    We look forward to working with you.

    Holt Recruitment.