• Testing Technician

    Job Locations UK-Hertfordshire-Stevenage
  • Overview

    Element has an opportunity for a Furniture Testing Technician to join our growing team. This is a great opportunity to develop your career within a Global TIC business.


    • Ensure that test items are correctly handled, stored and conditioned
    • All test preparation (e.g. cutting, sizing, labelling and affixing) to be in accordance with standards and procedures 
    • Enter and update all job status on testing system as required
    • Conduct all tests to recognised test standard, methodology, FIRA procedures, UKAS and general quality requirements
    • Correctly set up, monitor and measure each test, recording all relevant data
    • Ensure that test results are accurately recorded and collated
    • Produce draft and submit written reports in the correct format
    • Understand and apply relevant standards for each test and keep abreast of any developments in standards
    • Be prepared to assist in any test area and learn additional skills as directed
    • Assist in calibration and maintenance of equipment where necessary
    • Assist in accepting all testing deliveries, sign for and book in samples, mark up and ensure located correctly

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Hard working and good self-discipline
    • Taking pride in the job
    • Fast and accurate work and an ability to get the job right first time.
    • Dependable, reliable; able to produce consistently high quality and quantity of work
    • Good prioritisation to reach decisions quickly and effectively
    • Able to achieve positive results

    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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