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Conducting building services testing at HQ for a leading supplier of specialist test and measurement instruments plus UK independent laboratory for testing, validation and performance of HVAC products and systems. This organisation are renowned as the benchmark in quality and offer standard testing to BS, EN and ISO for CE approval and compliance with local, national and global markets and are also an employer of choice.
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The Product Performance Lead job itself where you will direct and strengthen expertise in test activities, which includes leading the troubleshooting of test rigs and providing technical support for test engineers internally and advice to clients alike. More specifically:
• Provide, manage, develop and promote testing within the built environment • Testing building services components primarily for heating and/or cooling - (refrigeration equipment, heat exchangers, fans, fan coils, valves, pumps etc.), with a principal focus on radiators • Operating test rigs, including activating data logging software and using test instrumentation • Provide expert service for bespoke laboratory work and support sitebased activities including building services investigations • Commercial responsibility for projects ensuring work of the team is performed efficiently to a high technical quality standard • Advise clients on test options and requirements (e.g. Construction Products Regulations) • Prepare proposals, analyse test data, compile and quality assure test reports for compliance in accordance with international standards • Design and upgrade test rigs to fulfil requirements of relevant international standards • Quality assure test activities are properly documented and filed, aligned with formal procedures • Develop concise and accurately costed proposals to meet client needs or research objectives • Lead projects and seek and promote new areas of work • Deputise for Head of Laboratory when required and assist with strategy e.g. chair test meetings • Liaise and co-ordinate projects with other staff as appropriate • Represent organisation on industry technical groups and standards committees • Deliver technical presentations including training and promoting the business • Support development of content for publications and training • Respond to technical enquiries from members • Line management responsibilities of assigned team
This role’s working pattern is 37 hours per week, Mon – Thursday 8.30am-5pm and on Friday 8.30am-4.30pm This is an office-based role in Bracknell (walking distance from Bracknell station).
You will have
To be successful as Product Performance Lead you will have a healthy mix of the following:
• Either academic and professional qualifications, chartered engineer status or extensive in-depth experience product testing • Expert knowledge of building services with emphasis on testing and recording measurements of building services components including test rig design and upgrading • Experience working in accordance with ISO 17025 Quality Management System • Effective line manager and able to work as part of a team • Ability to analyse complex problems and produce concise proposals and factual reports • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of an organisation • Ability to use own initiative and prioritise effectively • Organisational skills • Presentation and training skills
You will get
As Product Performance Lead you will enjoy a salary of £40K-£42K + Package
Benefits: Pension Scheme, Life Assurance – 4 times annual gross reference salary (after confirmation), 26 Annual Holidays (pro-rata) and additional Bank Holidays etc. Employee Wellbeing: Employee Assistance Programme (24/7 confidential service)
You can apply
To Product Performance Lead by pushing the button on this job posting (recommended), or by sending CV in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org