|Job Ref:||204743992||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Warwickshire||City:||Warwickshire||Address:||Post Code:||B49||Post Date:||06/10/2016 03:51|
The immediate programme of work includes assembly of test rigs, system and component functional, development and durability testing. The role will also carry out assembly of transmissions and vehicle and vehicle installation projects where necessary.
To implement industry best practice for all aspects of Build, Test and Development.
To provide "hands-on" support to projects in all aspects of test and development of prototypes transmissions, test rigs and demonstration vehicles.
Assembly & operation of transmission & component test rigs.
Help develop solutions to problems.
To follow and further develop in-house Build, Test & Measurement procedures.
Fabrication and modification of components with workshop equipment.
Operation of test rigs including data acquisition and instrumentation.
Essential Skills and Experience
Qualifications required - recognised engineering training or apprenticeship. A formal qualification in Mechanical Engineering is preferred
Confident in Build & Operation of engine or driveline test rigs with PC based data acquisition and control systems
Must be confident in their Technical expertise and able to communicate effectively within their field
Able to work on own initiative, with limited supervision
Willing to search for solutions and be prepared to take measured risks to achieve them
Ability to work as an effective and pro-active member of multi-disciplinary teams
Must be capable of accepting responsibility within both project and departmental teams
Willing to work to meet deadlines which may involve working late on occasions
Full UK driving licence
Preferred Skills and Experience
Experience of building transmissions with electro-hydraulic control systems
Experienced use of workshop equipment
Build & Test of prototype automotive, off highway or industrial transmissions
Experience of electric vehicle test and installation
A well established and growing design/development consultancy, based in Warwickshire. Specialised projects running in the automotive, energy and renewable markets.
Salary and Benefits
25 days paid annual leave & 8 paid bank holidays
Core Hours with flexible start and finish times and a Friday 1.30pm finish