Test Technician

Job description

Sunlight Group Energy Storage Systems is a world-leading technology company and provider of innovative industrial and off-road energy storage solutions, with 30+ years of experience. We specialize in the development and production of lead-acid and lithium-ion batteries and energy storage systems for industrial mobility, leisure mobility, and ESS applications. These products are manufactured and assembled in Sunlight’s state-of-the-art facilities in Greece, Italy, and the USA, and distributed to more than 115 countries. Our core priority is to provide a safe and inclusive workplace that fosters creativity and development. 

Driven by our commitment to inspire our people and unlock their potential, we have created an agile and innovative environment that promotes open communication and collaboration, while offering continuous learning and development opportunities to the 1,700+ people we employ across the organization.

Keen to further empower our team by onboarding more talent, we're looking to hire an experienced Test Technician to join our R&D Lithium Department. The role is responsible for provide technical support for the required development testing or testing for certification of lithium batteries for industrial and military applications. The position is based in Xanthi, Greece.

Key activities and responsibilities of this role includes:

  • Operates facility and equipment in line with work instructions
  • Conducts preparation work and modification on UUT to support test requirements
  • Start, stop, running, monitoring and shutdown of any test schedules assigned to them
  • Develops and conducts daily/periodic checks of analytical equipment
  • Communication of test facility status via utilization documents
  • Rectification/diagnosis of issues, engagement of test engineers where needed
  • Creates internal work instructions and local process documents
  • Conducts test setup activities; Material handling, rig fabrication, rig assemble, test instrumentation, HV & LV electrical connections and any other connections
  • Installs/uninstalls test components into facility
  • Supports/Responsible of area 5s activities
  • Carries out goods inwards and outwards inspections and checks
  • Ensures all tooling is within calibration and raise non-compliances with facility technician
  • Responsible for working within and maintaining a safe working environment
  • Aids in material handling activities
  • Undertakes any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested from time to time

Job requirements

  • 2-3 years of working experience as Test Technician in industrial/ manufacturing environment
  • BSc in Engineering (Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical) - MSc is a plus
  • Excellent MS Office knowledge
  • Fluency in English & Greek
  • Familiarity with schematics and wiring
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong multi-tasking, decision-making and problem-solving skills

What we offer you

(To start with, we give you the opportunity to thrive in a restless team and grow your potential in an innovative environment. As per your compensation and rewards package, this is a preview):

  • A competitive salary based on experience and topped up with other bonuses
  • Company healthcare plan
  • Continuous learning opportunities. Allocated training budget that can be spent on books, online courses, or other training materials
  • Established framework for career development
  • International mobility opportunities