Mar 25, 2020

Electrical Test Technician

  • Baker Hughes
  • Nailsea, UK
Full Time Permanent Engineering & Science Trades & Technicians

Job Description

Role Summary:

To carry out production testing of Electrical and Electronic assemblies to procedures. Carry out Environmental stress screening including thermal, vibration and hyperbaric testing. To Test and fault find Electronic Assemblies and Printed Circuit boards to component level.

This role will be working a two-week rotating shift system:

Week 1: Monday - Friday (06:00 AM - 2:00 PM)

Week 2: Monday - Wednesday (2:00 PM - 12:00 AM) / Thursday 2:00PM - 11:30 PM)

Essential Responsibilities:

  • To carry out testing of Assemblies and Sub-assemblies as specified in test procedures for topside equipment.
  • Ensuring all aspects of production is carried out in accordance with company procedures relating to HSE and relevant quality Codes of Practice.
  • Provide engineering feedback to relevant engineering department to improve, products, processes, and design. Also includes First off Reviews.
  • Ensure Work Order documentation is correct and completed to date before, during and on completion of the Test process.
  • Ensure safe working practices are adhered to at all times and general housekeeping is maintained to a high standard.
  • Report defects appropriately and in a timely manner using the Quality systems in place and feedback to team leader.


  • HNC / ONC OR Degree qualified in Electrical / Electronics (or equivalent experience).
  • Proven track record in test and fault finding of Electrical / Electronic Assemblies
  • Ability to Read electronic schematics and mechanical schematics.
  • Ability to have technical discussions with senior design and product engineers.
  • Good working knowledge of software and firmware for both products and test equipment.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Able to contribute to a team, either as part of the team, or as a leader.
  • Cooperates to assist team members and ensure team meets its goals.
  • Recognises the importance of diversity and promotes a climate of collaboration
  • Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.
  • Gets information and uses it for improvements in products and services.
  • Can be counted on to exceed goals successfully, is a consistent performer.
  • Very target orientated, steadfastly pushes self and others for results, demonstrates a 'can do' attitude.
  • Uses rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective


  • Nailsea, Bristol.

Baker Hughes Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

About Us:

At Baker Hughes, we are transforming the future of energy. With operations in over 120 countries, we are developing and deploying industry-leading technologies and services to take energy forward.

For more than a century, our inventions have revolutionized energy. Today, we are bringing our expertise to make oil and gas safer, cleaner, and more efficient.

Our people are the trusted experts, relied on to solve customer challenges big and small. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent, and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

We believe in creating an environment of diversity and inclusion, without bias. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged, and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work.

We're makers, inventors, and leaders who aren't afraid of the tough challenges. We believe pushing boundaries will help to lead the way for a new energy future.



Posted Date

Mar 25, 2020