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Senior Engine Test Technician

Salary

Competitive

Location

Bedfordshire

Type

Permanent

Date added

15th November 2019

Job Description

Senior Engine Test Technician – Perm – Automotive

You may already be working at a well-established automotive test facility and love everything engines, but you’ve stumbled across this advert because you're curious as to what else there is out there for a highly skilled technician like yourself….does this sound like you?

I have a solution to your curiosity...

We're searching for an Engine Test Technician that has experience in engine strip/build and pre-rigging of engines for testing. Those great organisational skills and excellent attention to detail, will come in handy when working with Engineers to analyse test data and meeting customer deadlines. The role will involve carrying out various controlled tests on customer powertrain units and development work, so if you want to be at the forefront of technology, this could be the next step for you.

Other responsibilities will include:

- Pre-rigging of engines to pallets including fabricating brackets, exhaust systems, fitting instrumentation

- Installation of rigged engines into test cells and getting them up and running

- Service and repair all types of engines

- Fabrication & instrumentation experience (thermocouples, pressure transducers etc.)

- Prototype engine strip/build

If you have a sound automotive background, good understanding of complex engines, and have strong knowledge of combustion analysis / calibration tools, then we would love to hear from you!

This well-renowned company offers great benefits and career development, along with a competitive salary. This role does involve a rolling week shift pattern - 4 on 4 off (first two days 06:00 – 18:00, then two days 10:00 – 22:00). For working this shift, you will be guaranteed a shift allowance and premium on top of your base salary!

If you would like to apply and find out more about the role and the organisation, please click now or contact Holly Whetton on 01733 234000