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Whale Marine

Careers at Whale

The Whale Team

Munster Simms Engineering (better known as brand name Whale) is an innovative market leader with a well renowned and vibrant brand with a reputation for quality, service and innovation. It is a division of US based Brunswick Corporation. In recent years, the company has seen exponential growth and has released a stream of award winning new products. The company distributes products to 52 countries worldwide and serves a range of diverse markets including leisure marine, recreational vehicles, portable sanitation, domestic shower drainage and various niche industrial markets.

Our vision and aspiration is to build an outstanding, sustainable company widely known for our innovative and principled approach in everything we do. Learn more about the way we work.

Whale is a fair employer committed to providing equal opportunities to all candidates regardless of religious affiliation, religious belief, political belief, sex, race, marital status, age, sexual orientation, disability or part time or full time status. In order to demonstrate our commitment to equality of opportunity and meet our obligations under Fair Employmment legislation we are required by law to monitor the religious affiliation and sex of all job applicants.

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Current opportunities to join the Whale team

Product Testing Manager

Ref Number: PTM/06/18


The role will involve working closely with various other functions (quality, design engineering, marketing, product, purchasing and production) to develop and agree product test specifications and then to ensure that these specifications are met in terms of performance, cost, timescales and reliability.


Applicants should have a degree or an equivalent qualification in Electronics, Physics, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering, or a related engineering discipline and have relevant experience of design & development of both new & existing products. Applicants should also have experience working with electronic products and have the ability to work independently and as part of a team.


The Product Testing Manager will lead the engineering test team ensuring that all new and existing products are optimised in line with objectives on quality, reliability, functionality and cost. To help develop and design electronic and mechanical tests ensuring these are carried out to a high level of accuracy providing in-depth results from which meaningful conclusions can be drawn. This will all be achieved while contributing to the design of new products in all Whale markets.


  • An opportunity to work in a successful company that recognises the importance of safe, secure and rewarding employment.
  • A competitive salary.
  • An excellent benefits package including flexible working hours, enhanced pension and death in service benefit.


  • Be enthusiastic and keen to work as part of a team.
  • Degree level or above in an appropriate engineering discipline.
  • Have a good working knowledge of electronic products preferably hardware testing.
  • Have good working experience of new product development.
  • Demonstrate a high level of integrity, strive for excellence, ability to critically analyse and demonstrate thoroughness in all they do.
  • Display strong interpersonal skills at all levels.


  • Experience of working in a project environment.
  • Experience of project management.
  • Knowledge of electronic hardware design.
  • Knowledge and experience of PCB manufacture and EMC testing.
  • Be hands-on with good practical skills .
  • Have a logical approach to problem solving.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please request an application form from: recruit@whalepumps.com or alternatively call 028 9127 6550. 

Closing Date for Applications: Friday 24th August 2018 at 5pm. Please quote the relevant job ref. We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please return your completed form to the Monitoring Officer:

Email: recruit@whalepumps.com


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