• Test Technician

    Job Locations UK-Hertfordshire-Hitchin
  • Overview

    Element has an opportunity for a Test Technician to join the team.


    • Testing support requirements including test piece preparation and operation of engineering workshop equipment
    • Operation of rubber processing equipment (mixing and moulding), test set-up and calibration
    • Operation of a variety of mechanical and chemical exposure test equipment including high pressure equipment
    • The role will involve all aspects of operating pressure vessels, including setting up plumbing, pressure testing, calibration, inspecting and operatingOperating workshop equipment
    • Measurement and inspection of test samplesApplication of strain gauges to test samples

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Experience working within a laboratory or production environment
    • Experience with flammable gases and fluids and an understanding of safe working practices
    • Experience working with materials
    • Experience with test equipment
    • Experience with machining and workshop tools

    Company Overview

    Element is the best and most trusted testing partner in the world providing high value, critical services to the Aerospace, Transportation, Oil & Gas, Fire & Building Products and Infrastructure & Environmental sectors, where failure is not an option.


    Our purpose is a simple one. We make certain that all of the materials, products and devices we test, inspect and certify for our customers are always safe in their end application; are of marketable quality; are compliant with all relevant industry standards and regulations and are ultimately fit for purpose.


    Element’s expanded network of over 6,000 Engaged Experts are trusted by organizations to test and advise on the safety, quality, performance and compliance of their products, systems and operations.

    Diversity Statement

    At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


    All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.


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