Engine Test Technician

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Engine Test Technician

Engine testing is a hot topic amongst the automotive sector at the moment. Companies not meeting emission standards, new legislation being introduced and the EV boom being imminent. If you have come in to contact with a dyno/dynamometer previously and feel confident in tearing down/assembling an engine then apply now!

Job Description

Engine Test Technician x 7
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

A globally known FTSE100 company are looking for a number of proven engine test technicians to be based onsite at their engine test facility in Bedfordshire as a result of continued growth and winning large programmes with key automotive OEM customers. The team are a close-knit group of individuals who are incredibly down-to-earth and can help you achieve your career aspirations!

As a Test Technician there won't be two days the same. Within their engines facility you will be responsible for maintaining multiple engine test beds simultaneously in regards to validation, durability, calibration and development of customer engine programmes.

This will include installing the engine within the test cell, fabricating brackets, rigging the engine in to the cell, performing pre-test checks, running the test, collating test data, liaising with other technicians and test engineers, performing any engine service tasks and potentially carry out further tests on inconclusive results with the aim of achieving the customers' targets.

About you;

+ Full strip and assembly of Gasoline/Diesel engines.
+ Previous background working with engine dynamometers
+ Knowledge and usage of test instruments such as thermocouples and pressure transducers.
+ if the words 'AVL Puma' or 'Cameo' mean anything to you then extra kudos!

Qualifications;

+ Ideally City & Guilds in Automotive/Mechanical Engineering or time served as an apprentice.

Benefits;

+ The team never leave anyone behind and ensure jobs are always performed to the best of their ability.
+ The shift pattern is 1 week of 6am-2pm and 1 week of 2pm-10pm giving you flexibility and you will miss rush hours!
+ Pension, life assurance, company rewards card.

Salary;

£25,000 - £35,000

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Benjamin Wiggins

Benjamin Wiggins profile

Electrical and mechanical fields of vehicle engineering are my areas of expertise. This includes the design, development and test of electrical systems and engine/powertrain development. Powertrain development is an industry niche in which I specialise.