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Test Manager

Hereford, Herefordshire
£35,000 to £45,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
AL550: Test Manager Location: Hereford Salary: £35-45k Overview: First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Test Manager on behalf of one of our clients. To provide effective management and leadership within the test department enabling the company objectives to be fulfilled. To assist with technical support and services as required. You will be expected to follow all current company processes, procedures and guidelines and actively contribute to continuous improvement. Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however all candidates will be given due consideration. Duties and Responsibilities: To ensure all units are signed off correctly in line with relevant paperwork. To ensure notification of build changes / bulletins to Test Engineers. To ensure product is built to the required company standards. To propose and identify any re-training following quality issues identified. To monitor and control the Conformity Label database. To control effectively the loading of test area on daily basis. To ensure line meetings are carried out on a weekly basis. To attend daily production meetings. To manage operative s hours in line to requested hours on a weekly basis. To ensure all work is completed in line with production plan assigned to area. To motivate and lead the team to meet targets and objectives. To ensure the bay works in an efficient, effective and safe manner. To ensure the bay works to all company standards and procedures, including Health and Safety. To ensure regular appraisals are carried out (annually as a minimum). To ensure Kan Bans / consumables are controlled and any order requirements are given to materials on a daily basis. To monitor and review actual build hours against planned. To ensure bay members have the relevant training to fulfil their roles. To ensure the area training matrix is updated following completion of modules. To assist with recruitment of staff as and when required. Creation of technical training modules. To assist in testing as per to Test Engineer job description. To ensure all data is recorded and interpreted accurately. To ensure all faults are captured, recorded and documented correctly. To ensure all faults are communicated to the relevant department. To report and log any drawing errors and amendments required. Provide technical & site support. To liaise with other sections to resolve technical issues. To work with other sections to deliver continuous improvements. Skills and Qualifications: To hold or train towards a valid construction skills card and be willing to carry out site visits. To hold or train towards an F-Gas qualification. To be able to work on live systems charged with refrigerant in line with business requirements. Good level of electrical knowledge. Good level of refrigeration systems knowledge. Electrical & mechanical fault finding experience, including PLCs (Schneider / Siemens / RDM). Good understanding of customer and site requirements. Location: Hereford Salary: £35-45k
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  • Job Reference: 705244662-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: First Military Recruitment Ltd
    First Military Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Hereford, Herefordshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent