ADV Technical Services Ltd


From £20,000 to £35,000 per year + Bonus, Pension



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Full time

Reporting into the Business Unit Manager, my client is now looking to recruit an (ATEX) Intrinsic Safety Test Engineer to help with the impressive growth of the European business. This role will involve regulatory compliance of hazardous area products.

***Ex ia, Ex ib, IEC/EN60079***

This role will involve:

Monitoring and maintenance of existing product and process approvals
Certification of Hazardous Areas Certified Products
Co-ordinate the submission of applications and required samples for submission
Conduct quality audits
Understanding International Test Standards such as EN60079
Liaising with clients in relation to projects, test failures and other related issues
Test Report generation
Compliance with their Quality System
Contributing to operational improvements
Acting as a primary contact for internal customers, to help guide them through the approval process

The Person
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following attributes:
Knowledge of electrical/ mechanical safety principles
Experience of safety standards (EN, IEC, CSA, UL, etc.) including IEC/EN 60079-0, -11, -25 among others
Experience of testing hazardous area equipment to European/ U.S and IEC standards
Basic knowledge of electrical and electronic principles
Knowledge of ISO9000 and EN13980 quality standards
Willingness to travel national and international
Knowledge of Protection concepts such as Intrinsic Safety, Type n, Flameproof
Experience of working to strict standards such as BS EN 17025:2005 for UKAS accredited laboratories

The Rewards
A competitive salary and bonus scheme together with on-going training in industry developments. They also promote a culture where motivated customer-oriented employees can flourish, experience professional fulfilment and reach their highest potential