Modis have an excellent opportunity for an Mechanical/Electrical Technician.
Location: European Space Agency - Noordwijk, The Netherlands
Duration: The initial contract will be for 12 months with the opportunity to extended year on year.
Modis is a specialised Engineering consultancy with more than 30 years’ experience providing Aerospace & Defense engineers to our partners globally.
Our client maintains and operates the environmental test centre of the European Space Agency, not exclusively for space related projects, the test centre also conducts tests for aviation, wind and rail. Due to continued growth we are require a Mechanical/Electrical Technician with between 2/5 years experience coupled with the skills and qualifications as follows:
Tasks to be performed:
Maintenance of electromagnetic and hydraulic shaker systems as well as acoustic test facilities
Preparation of mechanical test set-up including instrumentation for international customers
Operation of vibration control systems in the frame of complex international space programs and other industrial projects.
Generation of test reports in English language
Provision of technical support to the European Space Agency (ESA)
Skills and Qualifications required:
Technical education or training in the field of maintenance of complex industrial facilities or similar
Broad experience in maintenance and operation of vibration and acoustic test facilities, power amplifiers, cooling units, electro-dynamic shakers, hydraulics pumps, LN2/GN2 systems
Good experience in sensor installation, e.g. accelerometers, strain gauges
Experience in data acquisition systems and vibration control systems is an asset
Ability to perform tasks accurately according to internal processes and customer needs.
Fluent English language skills
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office tools