Test Engineer

Job Description

Test Engineer

As part of the Engineering team, the test engineer is to carry out all aspects in relation to the test including but not limited to rig modifications, fixture assembly, test setups and strip down, development testing, qualification testing and production testing. Need to be able to work on their own and also closely with the project engineer or test witnesses. Takes full ownership of the job/test, attending meetings, reporting to the project team on progress, problem solving, leading other team members or new starters and ensures all services are available prior to start of test such as fuel and LN2.

Your key deliverables:

Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a testing environment


Sound knowledge of mechanical and/or electrical engineering

Capability of working, communicating and following instructions from Design

Engineer or Project Engineer

Experience with Aerospace Fuel or Air testing

Ability to follow and create documented risk assessments

Computer-literate, with familiarity of Microsoft word and excel


Assist with 5S audits and EHS reviews as required


Ability to work with and without direct supervision, following procedures in written Work Instructions and technical drawings

Do you have?

Knowledge of aircraft fuel system component testing

Knowledge of fuel and air systems

Knowledge of basic mechanical/electrical engineering

Knowledge of test rig operation

Working knowledge of pipework systems – design and build

Understanding of test procedures and requirements/specifications


Computer literacy

Good organizational and planning skills

Leadership skills and team building are essential

Understanding of environmental health and safety issues relating to working with large quantities of aviation fuel, high voltages, high air pressures and high temperatures

Working with other departments to achieve results

Understanding of and ability to problem solve specialist services such as steam, vacuum, liquid nitrogen a plus

 If yes, then we want to hear about you!


We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time