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Test Technician

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Barry O'Brien
  • Job Ref: 17667

An exciting opportunity for a Test Technician to join a leading designer and manufacturer of high-reliability electronic motor control solutions based in Cork on a fixed-term (12 month) contract. This company has been based in Ringaskiddy for 40 years and is certified to Aerospace Standard AS/EN9100 for manufacturing, design and aftermarket services.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Use schematics, layout drawings, assembly drawings, procedures and specifications to set up and test products

  • Use a variety of test equipment such as DVM’s, Power Supplies, Oscilloscopes, Frequency Generators and ESS Chambers for test and troubleshooting.

  • Strong knowledge of electronics to test and debug a variety of Electronic PCB Assemblies and Systems encompassing passive components to FPGA’s and microprocessors.

  •  Troubleshoot product returned to site and occasionally at the users’ plant.

  •  Functional test and debug of modern electronic motor controllers at system and component level.

  •  Assist Engineers in implementing engineering changes if needed.

  •  Perform failure analysis for production and returned assemblies and systems.

  •  Operating High voltage test equipment.

Role Requirements:

  • Applicants should possess a minimum level 6 qualification in Electronics or related discipline. 

  • Applicants should have at least two years of experience, preferably in an ISO9001 environment.

  • The successful candidate will be flexible and able to work to deadlines, within a busy manufacturing environment.

  • Ability to work on their own initiative and as part of an integrated team.

  • Possess good interpersonal skills.

  • IPC 7711/7721 and IPC-A-610 certifications are an advantage.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Barry O'Brien.