Test Technician

Posted 22 December 2021
Salary£35k - 50k per year
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSurveying, Technical & Engineering
Contact NameThomas Humphreys

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group is looking to hire a Principal Test Technician to join our clients team Watford. You will plan, schedule and assign tasks on projects, co-ordinate and carry out out tests on construction product and system. Oversee project to completion within timescales, being the main contact for the client.


Through extensive research, auditing, inspection, testing and certification, we help to instill confidence in the entire Construction product supply chain. With a 50-year legacy as a trusted certification body, We develop long-term partnerships with clients, assisting in the innovation and development of products and services, enabling continued commercial growth in both the UK and Global marketplaces, while remaining reassuringly impartial. As a for-profit organisation Limited by Guarantee, the BBA looks to reinvest in the industry for the benefit of all stakeholders.

About You

We’re looking for a candidate that is excited about excellence and playing a critical part in the business’ focus on serving our customers better. You are comfortable working in a structured environment, with the agility to adapt when necessary. You can work independently, and as part of a team and confident to suggest improvements to work more efficiently.

Essential Responsibilities

• Provide time, cost, and utilisation information to enable accurate time and cost estimates for new work

• Collate the test reports, including input from other Senior Test Technicians involved with the job, for approval by the Testing Manager

• Ensure quality output of technical reports

• Provide training and support to direct reports, identifying areas of work where cross training is needed

Desired Skills and Technical Expertise

• Professionalism, Impartiality, Integrity

• Results orientated

• Project management

• Technical writing

What we offer:

We believe that our strength lies in our people; that’s why we invest heavily in them through providing training to maintain and develop the skills of all our teams, enabling us to serve our clients better. Because of that, we offer competitive salaries and benefits, including pension contribution, life assurance, 25 days paid annual leave plus bank holidays and additional paid holiday days for long service, employee-assistance programmes, flexible working hours. We’re a social group and when we’re not working, we love to get together socially, and support local community initiatives whenever possible.


It takes a special type of person to be a great Test Technician but if you’ve got what it takes and would love to find out more information or apply, either

  • Hit the apply button now and follow the steps 
  • Contact Thomas Humphreys at Spencer Clarke Group