Test Technician

Test Technician

Job Title: Test Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: Asap
Reference: 894187_1515434761
Contact Name: Alex Ronald
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2018 18:06

Job Description

This is an outstanding opportunity for the very Test Technician to become part of an incredibly exciting international engineering business. Pioneering engineering test services to the automotive, medical, semiconductor, defence, aerospace and rail sectors.

Are you an experienced Test Technician, looking for an exciting next step in your career? Maybe you are looking for more opportunities for development, or better chances for progression?

The Vehicle Emissions team are responsible for the delivery of chassis dynamometer based and road based testing activities for our customers. We support the development and certification testing of customer vehicles, against global exhaust emissions standards in the laboratory and on the road for Real Driving Emission (RDE) standards. Our existing ambient chassis dynamometer facility and our new climatic chassis dynamometer facility provide a full suite of capabilities to meet customer and legislative demands, together with a growing capacity of Portable Emission Measurement Systems for RDE development and certification test activities.

Maintenance of equipment and completion of test work following pre-defined procedures
An understanding of automotive systems and ability to diagnose faults
Desirable experience for this role would include:
Understanding of current generation gasoline and diesel engines and emissions components to be able to troubleshoot, perform assembly, strip and repair activities
Test Procedure and Risk Assessment creation experience
Maintaining stock levels of equipment and components

Essential skills for this role would include:
Be competent to be able work alongside customer engineers, Type Approval Authorities, engineers or unsupervised to carry out work programmes
Be competent to carry out unsupervised - Planned Facility Maintenance and Repairs together with maintaining appropriate stock levels of consumables
Have good interpersonal skills and the ability to integrate into a team working environment.
Work to good Health & Safety standards and ensure that company quality standards are adhered to
Strong computer skills, in particular, MS Office

Test Technician
Salary: Neg Dep on experience

City and Guilds or NVQ in Engineering
Full Driving Licence
NVQ3 Emissions testing or Engineering

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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