Level 1 Technician

To calibrate and test returned products, diagnose and repair faults in a timely and efficient manner. Diagnostic testing, disassembly, repair and reassembly of product. Final test before shipping. Completing process records.

Nieuwegein, Utrecht

Full Time, Permanent

EQF/NQF 3 Electrical/ mechanical engineering.


  • Support role for the Service Department.
  • Carry out repairs on ‘repeat’ on high volume products.
  • Calibrate and retest products including software upgrades.
  • Booking in new jobs and create process documents.
  • Pack and complete products for return to customer or stock.
  • Read and work from product manuals, schematics, circuit diagrams and technical assembly drawings.
  • Carry out testing of products using associated test equipment.
  • Carry out assembly tasks such as; assemble gauge cases, windows, fit air probes.
  • To identify items beyond economical repair.
  • Carry out final inspection and test of product
  • Support PI counts on REPSTOCK according to an assigned schedule.
  • Assess and report on validity of warranty claims and action according to Company procedures.
  • Make a positive contribution to continuous improvement activities within the team.
  • Provide support to other internal departments as and when required.
  • Comply with Company H&S procedures and legislation at all times.
  • Identify any hazards, make safe and report as per Company H&S procedures.
  • Ensure correct use and storage of PPE.
  • Any additional duties deemed appropriate which are within the job holder’s capabilities.

About You: 


  • Ability to demonstrate a reasonable level of understanding of engineering principles.
  • Some electronics repair, test and engineering experience.
  • Background in electrical / electronic fault finding and repair work.
  • Experience of test equipment, i.e. oscilloscopes, multi-meters and logic analysers.
  • Experience of working on products with live mains.


  • Good organisational skills.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Technical ability and focus.
  • IT literate – MS Word, Excel and Outlook skills.
  • Data entry.
  • Manual dexterity.


Applications should be made by forwarding a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to hr@elcometer.com or alternatively, you can submit your application by post to: Elcometer Limited, Edge Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 6BU.