Test Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1349787605-2
  • Date Posted: 7 June 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Adecco
  • Location: South Woodham Ferrers, Essex
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Digital, Engineering, Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Test Engineer

Location: South Woodham Ferrers

Salary: Depending on experience

Hours: Full-time position with 37.5 hours per week, with overtime opportunities available.

Are you a skilled Test Engineer looking to take the next step in your career? Our client, a rapidly growing organisation, is seeking a talented individual to join their dynamic team. As a Test Engineer, you will play a vital role in fault-finding and testing a wide range of electronic products. If you have a proven background in fault-finding, strong technical skills, and a passion for quality, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

What you will do:

  • Utilise your expertise in fault-finding to component level on a variety of electronic products, including analogue and digital circuitry.
  • Follow schematic and circuit drawings to perform accurate testing and fault diagnosis.
  • Fabricate test jigs to meet specification requirements.
  • Test assembled PCBs based on functional test specifications.
  • Write and update test specifications and procedures when needed.
  • Ensure accurate records are maintained throughout the testing process.
  • Familiarity with ICT, XJTAG, and Labview would be advantageous.
  • Understand and adhere to current quality standards and build practises, such as IPC and 5S.
  • Showcase your excellent soldering and rework skills.
  • Utilise your strong Windows-based PC skills.

What you bring:

  • A focused, polite, and determined approach to your work.
  • The ability to communicate effectively and concisely with customers in a technical manner.
  • The capability to work independently, handle pressure, and demonstrate flexibility in the tasks you undertake.


  • Ideally, you have achieved an HNC level qualification in Electronics or have a background in Electronic Engineering through an apprenticeship.

Join our client's team and be part of their exciting journey. Apply now and take your career to new heights as a Test Engineer.

Adecco is a disability-confident employer. It is important to us that we run an inclusive and accessible recruitment process to support candidates of all backgrounds and all abilities to apply. Adecco is committed to building a supportive environment for you to explore the next steps in your career. If you require reasonable adjustments at any stage, please let us know and we will be happy to support you.

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