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Test Engineer

Allam Marine is accepting applications for an experienced Test Engineer. The role will be based at our state-of-the-art manufacturing, distribution and office building in Melton, East Yorkshire.

We are looking for an experienced engineer with an eye for detail to work within the Production Department, responsible for overseeing the test process for all parts leaving the factory.

You would be joining Allam Marine at an exciting time in the development of the company, with ambitious plans for growth and a number of interesting upcoming projects.

We’re looking for a team player who understands the importance of good culture within the work place – you’ll have a strong work ethic, an understanding of safe working practices and innovation at your core.

Job Description

Your key direct responsibilities will include:

  • Testing generators.
  • Fault finding.
  • Connecting fuel, water, power and oil to working generators.
  • Working closely with the production management team.
  • Creating test certificates.
  • Using handheld computers to conduct tests; taking measurements and readings.
  • A level of customer interaction from time-to-time.
  • You will play a supporting role in a number of strategic projects for which the manufacturing process forms an important part, including:
  • Working towards achieving the ISO9000 quality standard.

Person Specification

If you’re the right person for this role, you’ll be reliable, as well as passionate about doing things properly. You will have a proven track record as a test engineer in a similar role. Having an understanding of Diesel Generator assembly would be an advantage.

This role will involve working in a noisy environment, some heavy lifting at times and repetitive tasks. If you’re successful, you’ll need to be methodical, structured and organised.

If you are looking for a new challenge, and you feel you have the right level of experience, skill and aptitude to help drive the innovation at the heart of our business, then we’d like to hear from you!


  • Experiencing of testing in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and relationship management.
  • Full driving licence.
  • Excellent IT skills, including working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • High levels of written and verbal communication skills.


  • Controls programming (training will be provided to the right candidate).
  • Experience and knowledge of diesel generators and/or associated industries.


Dependent on experience.

To apply:

Please send a CV, covering letter and current salary details to

We look forward to considering you for this vacancy.

Allam Marine Ltd
Wyke Way, Melton, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU14 3BQ

Tel: +44 (0)1482 636300
Fax: +44 (0)1482 636301