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Test Centre Manager

Updated 4 months ago
Minimum Requirements

The Job

The work and responsibilities of the Test Centre Manager will cover a range of departmental management activities, including inter alia the following duties:

  • To manage the operational activities of the Test Centre where LV tests are performed in the Test Laboratory and high current tests up to 65kA are done in the Test Station.
  • Be responsible for or participate in compiling and updating of test specifications and procedures used in the Test Centre
  • Ensure that the appropriate test methods and procedures are used to achieve the required accuracy and repeatability in testing a range of product parameters.
  • Plan and control daily work schedules of the Test Centre.
  • Ensure that equipment and instruments are maintained in good order
  • Participate in the development or upgrading of test systems and procedures, to meet product demands
  • Participate in failure diagnostic processes as required for customer support and to support CBI production requirements.
  • Conduct regular maintenance and technical audit inspections of equipment and facilities used in the department.
  • Apply the prescribed company security and housekeeping rules
  • Ensure that staff adheres to all health and safety regulations when operating tools, instruments and equipment.
  • To maintain the required level of competency of Test Centre and Test Laboratory staff.
  • To maintain a Quality Management System meeting the requirements of ISO 17025 and ISO 9001.

The Person

The suitable candidate must have:

  • BTech or Nat Dipl in Electrical Engineering;
  • At least 5-year experience in a similar environment;
  • Managerial and administrative abilities;

And preferably have:

  • Knowledgeable in the safe use of high voltage (HV) and low voltage (LV) systems
  • Thorough knowledge of low voltage switchgear standards;

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