About us

Element and Exova have become one.


Element Materials Technology (Element) and Exova Group Limited (Exova) have joined forces to create one, world-class global testing services partner. The combined group will consist of more than 6,200 employees, operating out of 200 laboratories, located in over 30 countries across 5 continents.  


Our role

Mechanical Test Engineer – Warwick

Hours of work: M-T: 8am-5pm, F: 8am-1pm


Our new Mechanical Test Engineer will work within Element Warwick our European Environmental testing centre of excellence. We have the largest capacity for Environmental Testing in the UK, making us the ideal choice of testing partner for the aerospace, military, transportation, energy and industrial manufacturers who need to ensure their product is compliant with either industry-specific standards of in-service conditions.


Main responsibilities include:

  • Plan, organise and perform a range of environmental tests in line with Test House procedures
  • Design, detail and organise test rigs and fixtures as required
  • Liaise with customers, other departments, Test Engineers, Test Technicians and external agencies
  • Prepare test reports and test certificates
  • Attend meetings where technical requirements are discussed
  • Responsible to the Test Manager for the technical integrity of the work performed
  • Prepare subcontract and ancillary item purchase requisitions
  • Provide support with continuous improvement


What we are looking for?

  • Educated in Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline
  • Understanding of engineering qualification projects
  • Basic understanding of physical environmental testing/specifications relating to the following is advantageous: vibration, shock temperature and humidity, altitude, salt fog, sand and dust, fatigue
  • Computer literacy, including MS Office applications experience
  • Demonstrates the ability to work efficiently and be flexible under pressure


Who are we looking for?

  • A personable, professional individual with a passion for engineering
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships to all levels of the business and with customers
  • Ability to plan, organise and manage work within the defined area of responsibility
  • Ability to apply logical reasoning and thinking analytically


What’s in it for you?

We recognise that our people are vital to our current and future success and that they are our most valued resource. A role with Element will always be demanding but we look to recognise and reward bright, original-thinking and hard-working people, regardless of their field of expertise.


Our experts bring passion and commitment to their work. Work for us and we will be 100% committed to helping you reach your full potential. We are an equal opportunities employer.



How to apply

Please send applications to eurorecruit@exova.com

Please send applications to eurorecruit@exova.com