Test and Design Technician - Cwmbran


Role summary:

Accountable to the Director of Innovation, the Design and Test Technician will assist in the photometric and mechanical testing of lighting products.

In addition, the Technician will also be required to assist in the creation and development of new products, including mechanical design activities.

Training and Mentoring will be provided.


Reporting to:

Senior Research & Development Scientist


Main Duties and Responsibilities

•  Supports the definition and delivery of designs that satisfy the project goal of delivery against the defined requirements

• Verification of product designs through laboratory testing

• Works to ensure all engineering project deliverables meet their quality, design budget and delivery targets


Key Experience/Skills


• Experience of operating in an engineering or scientific environment

• Demonstrable problem solving skills

• Experience of working to tight timescales, to meet key exacting deadlines

Understanding of Health & Safety compliance



• Some 2D and 3D CAD / Solidworks experience preferable

• Experience of Adobe packages, especially Illustrator CC

• Aerospace exposure/awareness

• Degree qualified in relevant technical competency or equivalent experience in an appropriate field

• Requiring limited supervision with good personal time management

Flexibility in dealing with changing priorities

• Ability to work under pressure


Key competencies

Communication: to be able to liaise with a range of third parties including suppliers and airline customers with confidence

Relationship building : to develop strong collaborative relations with staff and third parties

Team working: to be able to support other team members in achieving the company’s goals

Time management: to be able to effectively prioritise to achieve goals

Thoroughness: to ensure own and others' work and information are complete and accurate; following up with others to ensure that commitments have been fulfilled

Analytical thinking: to tackle a problem by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach


Get in touch

E: info@stgaerospace.com

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