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Engineering Technician



1st June 2022

Engineering Assistant

Reports to: Project Manager                   

Contract: Full-time

Hours: 8.00am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday; 1hr break unpaid (no set time). Flexibility – additional hours might be required when working on the road and during busy periods.

Overtime: Refer to contract

Salary: £22K - £25K – initial 6 months contract with view to become permanent depending on individual suitability and company workload.

About the Company: Established in 2002., EcoCooling is the largest manufacturer and distributor of fresh air direct evaporative coolers in the UK. There are currently over 3,500 EcoCooler installations worldwide.

About the Role:

Entry level Engineering Assistant position in our technical department.  This will be a varied job role where no two days are the same.

Main Duties:

Assisting the Commissioning, R&D Projects and Software team with:

  • Onsite commissioning and maintenance
  • Software testing
  • Technical support
  • R&D projects
  • Product testing
  •          Setting up test rigs.
  • ·         Maintaining the workshop.
  • ·         Basic fault finding (initially under guidance).
  • ·         Basic prototype development (initially under guidance).
  • ·         Assistance in the manufacturing side of the business if and when required (training provided).


·         Basic electrical and mechanical knowledge.

·         Ability to use tools such as: spanners, screwdrivers, drills, rivet gun, electrical multi-meter, soldering iron.

·         Must hold current UK driving license due to location of the business and requirement to visit customer sites.

·         Practical individual.

·         Provide technical assistance to production, to assist with pre-programming of units where necessary.

·         GCSE grade C (4) or above in Maths, English and Science (or equivalent qualifications).

·         Reliable attendance and time keeping.

·         Ability to work as part of a team, but also using own initiative.

·         Willingness to learn with acute attention to detail.

·         Must be eligible to live and work indefinitely in the UK to apply for this role, VISA sponsorship will NOT considered or entered into.

·         Basic Microsoft Word and Excel awareness and able to use a computer.

A Note About Job Descriptions at EcoCooling

Our Job Descriptions are not intended to be a complete detailed account of all activities.  We’re a small business operating in a fast-moving and competitive global environment, and we need employees to be flexible about their Roles and Responsibilities. 

Contract and Job description will be reviewed on a yearly basis.

Email Jobs@ecocooling.org

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 31/07/2022


£22,000 - £25,000


This job is located in Risby, Suffolk

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