Powertrain Test Technician

16 April 2018
Location : Birmingham

Contract Type : Full Time

Description :

Job Purpose:

Changan UK R&D Centre based in the West Midlands is currently recruiting a number of Powertrain Test Technicians. This is an exciting career opportunity to work within a brand-new World Leading Powertrain R&D Centre. The Powertrain Test Centre will be completed in phases, from Q2 2018 through to Q3 2018.

Reporting to the Powertrain Test - Team Leader, as a proven professional you will be rquired to deliver powertrain testing within a new state-of-the-art Powertrain Test Centre on gasoline engines, transmissions and e-motors.

Personal Specification:

  • An apprenticeship or NVQ Level 3 qualification in Motor Vehicle or Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience in prototype engine build and strip
  • Knowledge of current motor vehicle technology
  • Computer literate including Microsoft Office
  • Strong hands-on ability with can do attitude
  • Good communication and persuasion skills at all levels

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operation of the test cell both manually and using the automation system (Cadet V14 and PUMA)
  • Initial analysis and interpretation of test results
  • Fault finding on the engine and test cell
  • Installations of powertrain components into test cells
  • Accurate repeatable instrumentation fitment onto powertrains
  • Cooperate in projects for improving test bed consistency and repeatability

Other Features of job:

  • The candidate must be eligible to work in the UK.
Package : Competitive salary, negotiable depending on background and experience.