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Test Engineer

  • Job reference: 922944
  • Location: Netherlands
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Mechanical / HVAC Engineering
  • Date posted: 07/12/2018

Test Engineer

Education level : Master / WO

Location : IJmuiden

Specialism : Engineering

About your job

With your knowledge and experience of mechanical testing, test equipment and instrumentation, you will ensure that our products and materials are tested against internal and customer requirements and in accordance with quality and HSE procedures.

The Team

The Test Team is integrated in the multidisciplinary department TCP Engineering and consists of Mechanical Test Engineers and Mechanical Test Technicians. The team has access to the Client's own test facility, which includes equipment for high pressure burst and collapse testing and various mechanical test set-ups. Test Engineers report to the responsible team lead, while working in project teams and in close collaboration with other departments.

Your main responsibilities:

* Prepare and coordinate testing activities (qualification, functional and acceptance testing) with the team of test technicians. Ensure tests are completed on time and within budget.

* Analyse test data and compile technical documentation, including test specifications, test reports and work instructions.

* Coordinate and supervise tests performed at or subcontracted to external test facilities.

* Identify, design and realize new test methods and equipment.

* Maintain a high level of knowledge within the team regarding test procedures, equipment, instrumentation and developments within the testing discipline.

* Report to the team lead testing and the project team.

Your skills and experience

* Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

* Experienced in equipment design (mechanical)

* Familiar with electric, hydraulic and control systems

* Knowledge and understanding of composite products is advantageous

* Good command of the English language (written & spoken) is essential, fluent in Dutch is advantageous

* Good IT-literacy, especially in MS Office


Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.