Recruitment : PARC has a vacancy for an Environmental Test Engineer to join our friendly team in Bideford, North Devon.

The successful candidate will be required to perform various environmental tests at our laboratory in Bideford and produce test reports in accordance with BS EN ISO 17025.

Experience of working to UKAS/ISO quality systems and procedures is essential.

Good communication skills and attention to detail are vital. Qualified to HNC level or other suitable experience.  Salary on application.



The Sopemea Group is a subsidiary of Apave. It operates a group of laboratories specialising in environmental testing for industrial organisations in the power, defence, air and ground transportation sectors. With over 130 employees, the company has been providing specialist mechanical, vibratory, climatic and electrical testing since 1948. It is also involved in upstream test engineering and consultancy on projects aimed at qualifying customer equipment. Customers include Airbus, Boeing, Alstom, Thalès, Eurotunnel, SNCF, RATP, Volvo, Renault-Nissan, and EDF.

PARC, a subsidiary of the Sopemea Group is a leading UKAS accredited environmental test laboratory, providing a one-stop solution for environmental testing of manufactured products. With modern equipment and an experienced team, PARC’s highly responsive and flexible service offers a range of tests including: vibration/shock, high/low temperature, humidity, thermal shock, corrosion, ingress protection (IP), impact, altitude & HALT.  This service is provided to all major industry types including aerospace, automotive, defence, electronics, marine, medical, oil & gas, rail, telecoms, highways, power generation & renewables.


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