Facilities Engineer- High Voltage Systems - Battery Test - Propulsion


Location: Millbrook, Bedfordshire
Shift Pattern: Days
Job Reference: BC FENG 1


Job Summary

Reporting to:  Propulsion Facilities Manager

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide all technical support for Millbrook Engineering team preparing Propulsion Facilities to perform tests activities according to customer requirements
  • Provide corrective and preventive maintenance on HV systems of a batteries testing laboratory
  • Conducts investigations and prepares reports to support investigations on HV electrical systems
  • Identify failures and suggest modifications to testing equipment
  • Elaborate procedures for electrical connections from batteries and energy accumulation devices to power supplies
  • Assure all instruments are calibrated and generating reliable data
  • Act in accordance with the behaviours for Millbrook staff at all times



  • BSc in electrical disciplines
  • (MSc in the automotive or electrical field would be an advantage)
  • (17th/18th Edition Electrical Training would be an advantage)


  • Must have experience using wiring diagrams and harness drawings
  • Experience with HV electrical system
  • Experience Instrumentation including thermocouples and pressure transducers
  • Should be familiar to test beds main controls including PID tuning
  • (Battery testing environment familiarity is desirable)
  • (Automotive background is desirable)


  • Demonstrate strong organizational skills mostly when handling large amounts of data
  • Electrical cabinets and typical components knowledge
  • Ability to utilize HV diagnostic tools such as multimeters, oscilloscopes and clamp meters with best safety practices
  • Aptitude to repair mechanical,  pneumatic and hydraulic systems 

Personal Behaviours

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proactive in finding solutions
  • Good understanding of H&S practices
  • Analytical thinking


  • Willing to undergo a Criminal Disclosure check

Other Information

Working Environment: Office/Lab 

Travel Required: Travel as required within the UK and mainland Europe


To apply please email your CV and salary expectations to jobs@millbrook.co.uk

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