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Mechanical Test Technician

Job Reference: 1009_1534840398
Location: West Midlands
Salary Range:

£18 to 20 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

ASC Connections are currently recruiting for an experienced Mechanical Test Technician to work across two sites in the Wednesbury and Dudley area of the West Midlands. The role is a permanent position paying between from £18,000- £20,000 per annum depending on experience. Working hours are 8am-4.30pm, Monday- Thursday and 8am-3.30pm on a Friday, 39 hours per week.

Our client is a specialist in testing solutions to various materials, supplying to all industries including steel processing, Aerospace, MOD, Marine and Construction. They have an exciting position become available due to growth and a re-structure of their existing team.

The role consists of the following duties for the Mechanical Test Technician Role:

* Preparation of test pieces & testing for Brinell, Rockwell & Vickers hardness tests & reporting
* Ambient & elevated temperature tensile testing-round & prismatic samples
* Full size fastener testing on all applicable machines at ambient temperatures and authorization for reporting
* Bespoke tensile and compression testing to customer requirements after suitable training.
* Thermomechanical testing including stress rupture, creep and fatigue testing after suitable training
* Izod & Charpy impact testing & reporting
* Weld sample bend test piece preparation & testing to current & equivalent specifications e.g. ASME IX, fracture sample preparation & testing to current & equivalent specifications
* Assistance with product testing
* Proof load testing using Tentec Proof Load Rig after suitable training

You will have the following experience for the Mechanical Test Technician:

* Worked within a Test Centre, conducting similar Rockwell and Brinell Testing studies
* Should have been involved within the Steel industry with a knowledge of various types of Metals
* Experience within a manufacturing or Testing environment

Training and Development will consist of the following:

* You will receive on the job training therefore, on successful completion of your training you will have the skills required to fulfil every part of the role

If you are interested in the position above please APPLY NOW by submitting your CV. You can contact me by emailing, alternatively you can contact me on 01902 771 443.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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