Test Technician in Christchurch at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 10/2/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for a Test & Assembly Technician to join our state of the art facility in Christchurch, Dorset. This role is varied and busy, perfect for a diligent, flexible and methodical engineer, with passion for fault finding and repair.

Position Summary & Major tasks

  • Test and investigate products returned by customers to identify failure causes and determine appropriate rework or repair schemes.

  • Record investigation findings in a manner suitable for direct customer response including the use of 8D format reports.

  • Perform repair or rework in accordance with company workmanship guidelines.

  • Comply with health, safety and environmental requirements applicable to work being undertaken.

  • Support production activities by investigating and repairing end-of-line test failures.

  • Determine the root causes of failures and identify improvement opportunities where appropriate.

  • Support department activities such as 6S, stock management and general housekeeping.


  • BTEC ONC in electronics or relevant experience

  • Computer literate

  • Able to read schematic diagrams and mechanical drawings

  • Working knowledge of electronic fault finding and repair techniques, including surface mount components

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to export control regulations such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must meet eligibility requirements of the ITAR and of the UK/EU through completion of a Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) application. In the event information provided on the BPSS application reveals ineligibility to access US export controlled information, any offer of employment may be withdrawn.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request