Instrumentation Engineer

Job Details

Warrington, UK
High School, Some College
February 15, 2017


Post title: Instrumentation engineer


Testconsult, a James Fisher company is a market leading company providing structural materials testing, structural investigation, foundation testing and instrumentation and monitoring services. Operating in the United Kingdom and Ireland, we provide a comprehensive service to the construction and maintenance sectors. Testconsult is also a market leading designer and manufacturer of specialist testing equipment, now operating in over 70 countries worldwide.

Education / professional attainments required:

Ideally, a Bachelor’s Degree in Instrumentation, Process Control or similar subject.

Experience and skills:

  • Ideally, experience as an Instrumentation Engineer working on site based project installing, commissioning and maintaining Civil Engineering or industrial monitoring systems.
  • Up to date knowledge of data acquisition hardware, sensor types and Labview software, particularly Campbell Scientific Logger net
  • Competencies - to be assessed on application form and at interview

Communication skills:

  • Good Oral and Written skills.
  • The ability to speak clearly both face to face and on the telephone.
  • Office suite including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workloads, meet deadlines and targets.
  • Ability to analyses problems and action solutions.
  • Responds positively to the challenge of developing new systems of work
  • Organises work of self and others
  • Sets own standards, checks own work, and demonstrates a positive approach
  • Ability to provide solutions whilst under pressure
  • Actively contributes to achieve organisational objectives
  • Responds positively to change
  • Natural ability to use hands / hand tools

Continuous professional development:

  • Have actively pursued CPD to maintain knowledge and skills.