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Electrical Calibration Engineer

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Electrical Calibration Engineer

Reference number: 80433

Location icon Bristol, Bath, Swindon, Stroud, Weston-super-Mare
Job contract type Full Time (Permanent)
Salary icon £25-37K dependant on experience
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Company activities icon Manufacturing, Engineering
Deadline icon 15/06/2022

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Job Overview: Our client, a successful calibration & measurement Laboratory are seeking an Electrical Calibration Engineer due to exciting company growth.


A highly recognised and industry known business, a successful UKAS Accredited Calibration and Testing Laboratory with accreditations in Electrical, Dimensional, Pressure, Temperature, Torque and CMM Metrology / Inspection Laboratory.

They have an impressive customer base and operate a technically advanced calibration laboratory with niche equipment.

Now commanding over 50 professionals within the company, they moved to a new purpose-built facility in 2020 and due to business demand they will need to grow further by 25%.  Equally they are constantly investing in new measurement & calibration equipment and technology.

An astute company driven by Directors & Managers who like to develop, mentor, nurture and further upskill their personnel, they are offering applicants some really great, exciting and challenging opportunities to join them, - for the right enthusiastic & tenacious applicants with good attention to detail application, they offer some great career progression scope.


  • This position will suit someone who has the relevant qualifications or experience, be they a Service Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Electronics Engineer, Multi-Skilled Engineer etc.  Our client is seeking someone with a professional approach to work, someone who is punctual, conscientious, and enthusiastic and has a flexible and practical approach to work.
  • The position will allow an individual to use their experiences, skills and develop their passion for measurement and instrumentation. Working within a large technical scope spanning laboratory-based calibration and on-site calibration at the customer’s premises.
  • The Electrical Calibration Engineer is a multi-disciplined role where the requirements will include electrical, pressure, temperature and dimensional calibrations to be performed.
  • The Electrical Calibration Engineer will calibrate electrical, pressure, temperature and dimensional type measuring instrumentation to specific parameters and in line with industry standards onsite at customers facilities
  • Accurately recording results and in line with industry standards.
  • Work with the Technical Management Team in improving efficiencies and technical opportunities for onsite calibration and testing
  • Comply with company H&S guidelines
  • This is an excellent and exciting opportunity for someone to join a highly respected calibration laboratory and an expanding business that can offer lots of hands-on training and development to progress both work-based knowledge and career

Qualifications/experience required

Skills/ Attributes:

  • You will have completed a relevant electrical / electronic apprenticeship
  • Relevant electrical / electronic qualifications
  • HNC or higher qualification in a relevant electrical / electronic discipline desirable
  • Experience in calibrating or the use of electrical measuring instrumentation
  • Must have previous experience of calibrating test equipment, Calibrators, 18th Edition Test Equipment, Oscilloscopes, Power Supplies, DMM’s, Clamp Meters, Ammeters, Volt Meters, PAT Testers, Insulation Testers, and other general-purpose test equipment
  • Conversant with BS EN ISO 17025 or other relevant quality standards
  • Knowledge of Fluke MetCal automated calibration software
  • Knowledge of Pressure & Temperature Oven calibration is desirable, although not essential
  • Ability to perform minor electrical repairs and adjustments to equipment
  • Must be PC literate.
  • Be able to work with minimum of supervision.
  • Hold a full driving license.

Job Ref: SC22-5188

Key Words: “Electrical Calibration Engineer”, “Calibration Technician”, “Calibration Engineer”, “Service Engineer”, “Electrical Engineer”, “Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer”, “Electronics Engineer”, “Electro-mechanical Maintenance Engineer”

Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days please deem your application as unsuccessful.

For all UK positions candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK

For all other countries you must have a valid working visa and in date passport

Sierra 57 Consult –

Technical Engineering & Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist – Plastics & Packaging

“Sierra 57 Consult Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. In compliance with the new regulations (April 2004) in place under the Employment Agencies Act, Sierra 57 Consult will require proof of identification. A current copy of a passport, driving licence, ID card or NI card will be required as part of the registration process. Email and faxed copies are acceptable”.

Sierra 57 Consult has been designed to project manage the mechanics of all aspects concerning the recruitment processes, implementing a simple and succinct method for targeting and introducing bona fide and skilled candidates to reputable clients and potential employers.

If this advertised position does not interest you, please consider our other opportunities by sending your updated CV outlining your achievements and your personal requisites, ie salary, location, job roles. 

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