Electrical Tester

Location Hamilton
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Joss Horrocks

Contact email: joss@superior-recruitment.com
Published: 16 days ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Electrical Tester on behalf of our client based in Hamilton. This is a full time permanent role.


  • ​Test all PPHS Hamilton manufactured control panels, or other equipment as necessary, which includes:

    • Familiarising yourself with the specification to establish

  • Panel physical dimensions , colour, components used, cable and crimp type etc are compliant with specification.

  • The required operation of the system being controlled to ensure logical operation is correct and equipment ratings are adequate.

    • Prepare item for testing i.e. Connect required test simulation equipment and power supplies as required.

    • Test item using a set of (For Test) Electrical Drawings and FAT Document.

    • Set-up any item which requires Parameter setting i.e. Inverters, UPS, etc.

    • Going on-line to any PLC, HMI or PC to downloading the required software for that project.

    • Raise issues with design engineers which you consider require changes or clarification.

    • Changes to design are only undertaken with consent of the responsible design engineer.

    • Fully Document the Test Procedure and mark up all drawing errors found or changes occurred through testing process.

  • Responsible for the Health and Safety within the test area, see below

  • Upkeep of all test equipment and maintain calibration certificates.

  • The core work of the Workshop Tester will be in Hamilton, but on occasions there will be a requirement for testing to be carried out at Telford or on a customer's site. This may be on board a vessel at sea.

  • Secondary duties may consist of:

    • To help within the workshop area including wiring of control panels.

    • To help within engineering department.

Health & Safety

There are strict Safe Methods of Working within the test bay and workshop areas, including the use of PPE, during Live working conditions, which MUST be strictly complied with.

The tester is also responsible for the H&S of anyone assisting with testing and must ensure they following the safe working practices of Live testing.

For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch with you as soon as possible.