Environmental Test Engineer Jobs in UK at BAE Systems

Title: Environmental Test Engineer

Company: BAE Systems

Location: UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, IT/Tech


Location: Bishopton

Environmental Test Engineer

Would you like join a high performing team of multi-disciplinary engineers delivering critical test and evaluation of defence related products? We currently have a vacancy for an Environmental Test Engineer  in Bishopton.

As part of this team you will develop the necessary skills to simulate some of the most challenging environments in the world to ensure that the systems are ultimately safe and suitable for service.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to be heavily involved with engineers, generating quotes and project plans and setting up risk assessments and test plans.

Your main responsibilities as an Environmental Test Engineer will involve:

Translating customer test requirements into estimates, trials plans (using Microsoft project), and on completions of trails deliver compliant technical reports

Responsible for ensuring all members of staff supporting each trial, have been briefed on the trial specific safety and technical requirements and are competent to carry out the necessary tasks.

Providing technical oversight of trails delivery and monitoring of trials performance

Providing input into the company forward load tool with Trials resource requirements for plans and prospective work

Support customers’ visiting site to review ongoing trials and represent ETF as necessary and represent ETF on all safety, technical and commercial matters pertaining to the trial.

Working with the team to continuously improve test techniques and processes

Ensure Trials technicians assigned to project are trained and competent to carry out specified tasks.

Completion of Pre-Trials risk assessments to ensure the identification and control of all trial specific hazards.

Your skills and qualifications:


HNC/HND qualified in an Engineering discipline or relevant experience

MS Projects & SAP experience

Project Management Experience, being able to manage the project end to end


Understanding of both ISO 9001 and ISO 17025

What we’re looking for in you:

You will be proactive individual with both excellent communication and stakeholder skills. You will also be someone who enjoys working with others and have a can do attitude.

Location: Bishopton

Salary: circa £35,000 per annum depending on experience

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

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