Vehicle Preparation Technician

Vehicle Preparation Technician

Job Title: Vehicle Preparation Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nuneaton
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00013203_1499089873
Contact Name: Alex Ronald
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 03, 2017 14:51

Job Description

A position is now available as a Laboratory Vehicle Preparation Technician. The Crash test facility provides a key service to the automotive industry, providing crash test services to many international customers. This role involves preparing vehicles for crash testing, including fitting critical instrumentation, running data acquisition systems and following international crash test standards.
A key part of the role will be to work with the Crash Lab Supervisor to meet the crash test process and work with Test Engineers to deliver a test to the required quality, efficiency and timing. It may involve some customer liaison during preparation and testing.

Liaise with Test Engineer for prep requirements
Painting and draining of test vehicle
Fit required instrumentation to test vehicle
Weighing and ballasting of test vehicle
Follow test processes, procedures and QA quality control
Make the best use of time by working around prep activities. Also, report timing issues or early finishes following crash t-card timing
Fabrication skills cutting, grinding, drilling
Preventative Planned Maintenance for lab hardware - delegate to lab staff
Background tasks: Crash improvements/modifications etc
Familiar with automotive terms and vehicle components
Test facility based experience
Safety or Crash test related
Automotive electrical systems knowledge
Instrumentation and data acquisition

Vehicle Preparation Technician (Crash Laboratory)
Nuneaton, Coventry, Rugby, Lutterworth, Birmingham
Salary NEG

Automotive technical knowledge
Vehicle workshop skills
Automotive electronics
Instrumentation and data acquisition systems
City and Guilds or equivalent Engineering or Vehicle
It may be required to work overtime, shift pattern including some occasional weekends

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability to Alex Ronald MREC. or 01202 204084

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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