Cryogenic & Magnet Systems Technician / Magnetic Repair

4 days left

Location
Abingdon
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
26 Jul 2018
Closes
23 Aug 2018
Ref
IULT-40
Contact
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Cryogenic & Magnet Systems Technician

Location: Milton Park, Abingdon

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

The Company aims to accelerate the adoption of fusion power generation by combining two emerging technologies - spherical tokamaks and high-temperature superconductors (HTS). The company is developing a series of technology demonstration prototypes, culminating in a pilot plant which will exceed fusion energy breakeven.

The Role:

A Cryogenic and Magnet Systems Technician is required to assist with development of High Temperature Superconducting (HTS) magnets for prototype Spherical Tokamaks.

Main Responsibilities:

* Mechanical fabrication and installation
* Coil winding (test coils)
* Magnet assembly
* Vacuum system installation
* Instrumentation of cryogenic test equipment (sensors, wiring, etc)
* Manufacture of prototype magnet assemblies
* Crane operation and slinging
* General engineering support to Scientists and Engineers

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in fusion science and/or superconducting magnets, and will be someone who wants to understand “how and why” rather than simply follow instructions.

Essential:

* Apprentice time served
* Experience working in Research or Development in an Industrial or Scientific environment
* Experience in mechanical Fitting
* Experience working from Drawings

Desirable Qualifications:

* Welding, large scale soldering (inc. hard and soft soldering)
* Cryogenic systems integration and instrumentation
* Electrical installation including power and control
* Forklift license

Desirable Knowledge and Experience:

* Vacuum Systems
* Control Systems
* Wiring Installation
* 17th Edition wiring regulations

Personal Attributes:

* Highly motivated
* Team Player
* Low supervision requirement
* Broad based engineering experience
* Flexible and adaptable
* Polite and helpful
* Reliable
* Safety first attitude
* Responsible
* Inquisitive
* Creative and innovative

Benefits:

* 25 Days Holiday (plus bank holidays)
* Company Pension scheme: Company contribution of 5% of salary after 3 months’ service
* Eligible for company share option scheme after one years’ service
* Company bonus scheme, discretionary, dependent on performance
* Private medical insurance after 3 months’ service
* Childcare voucher scheme

Please click the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for the role.

Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Cryogenic Design Engineer, Cryogenic Technician, Cryogenics Engineer, Development Engineer, Magnet Systems Engineer, Magnetic Repair Technician, Implementation Engineer and Electromagnetic Technician may also be considered for this role.

Apply for Cryogenic & Magnet Systems Technician / Magnetic Repair

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from jobs.theengineer.co.uk by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.


When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on jobs.theengineer.co.uk you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs