Performance & Durability Technician

Performance & Durability Technician

Job Title: Performance & Durability Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894508_1519388346
Contact Name: Alex Ronald
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 23, 2018 12:19

Job Description

This is an outstanding opportunity for the very best Performance & Durability Technician to become part of an incredibly exciting international engineering business.

Are you a Performance & Durability Technician, looking for an exciting next step in your career? Maybe you are looking for more opportunities for development, or better chances for progression?

Performance & Durability Technician
The Mechanical Engineering team is comprised of specialist automotive engineers. With a combination of practical and analytical backgrounds, they apply their knowledge and expertise to the development of vehicles into rewarding products. The areas of development are focused on chassis related vehicle attributes, including: noise vibration and harshness (NVH), vehicle dynamics, braking, performance and durability. In addition, our road load data (RLD) and analysis specialists offer their own services as well as internal support to other areas of the function and to the whole organisation.

The activities of the Engineering Attributes area are focused on the development of vehicle characteristics related to the mechanical systems. The areas of expertise covered are: - Vehicle Dynamics & NVH - Vehicle Development, including: Braking, Performance and Durability (P&D), Attribute Integration and Road Load Data

Experience and knowledge of working with a wide range of vehicle types including HGVs
General vehicle service and repair including electrical diagnosis.
Exposure to mentoring less experienced technicians
Worked on a customer facing environment
Experience in vehicle development
Defence and off-highway vehicles

Performance & Durability Technician
Salary: Depend on Experience

Essential skills for this role would include:
Ability to fabricate brackets and rigs to support testing
Knowledge of vehicle mechanical and electrical systems
Ability to operate in a customer facing role
Ability to work under own initiative
Proficient in the use of PC based software and systems
Desirable skills for this role would include:
Instrumentation knowledge and installation

Full UK/EU driving license
Formal vocational qualification in vehicle engineering or related discipline (NVQ3 or C&G in an automotive field)
HGV licence

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability to Alex Ronald MREC.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
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