Powertrain Facility Engineer

Location: Millbrook, Bedfordshire
Department: Powertrain ETC
Vacancy Type: Permanent

Job Summary

Provide engineering support for the Powertrain equipment and the test engineers.

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide engineering support for the Powertrain equipment and test engineers
  • Enhance facility to increase operational efficiency and maximise running time
  • Procurement of new equipment and managing CAPEX projects
  • Manage maintenance and calibration of equipment
  • Standardise and integrate the facility test equipment
  • Millbrook quality systems and health and safety procedures
  • Ensure all H&S and quality procedures have been adhered to
  • Act in accordance with the behaviours for Millbrook staff at all times

Criteria

Qualifications

  • Full Automotive / engineering¬† apprenticeship or HNC
  • (Engineering Degree)

Experience

  • Must have experience of measurement devices, such as Smoke Meters, Opacity Meters, Particle Number, preferably within automotive test
  • Test cell conditioning systems such Combustion Air, Charge Air, Cell Air
  • Test bed calibration (instrumentation, dynos)
  • Instrumentation experience (Thermocouples, pressure transducers etc.)
  • Use of test bed controls (PID controls, throttle control, fuel handling)
  • Automotive background preferably in an engine testing environment

Skills

  • A good knowledge in the use of engine test cell equipment including emissions measurement and conditioning systems
  • Skills in electronic, electrical and PCB
  • Instrumentation experience (Thermocouples, pressure transducers etc.)
  • Understanding of test bed controls (PID controls, throttle control, fuel handling
  • Good knowledge in the use of engine test cell equipment and software
  • Good general IT skills especially MS Excel

Personal Behaviours

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

Other

  • Willingness to work shifts, including weekends
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Willing to undergo a DBS Disclosure check

Other Information

Working Environment

Office/Workshop/Lab/Track

Travel Required

Travel as required within the UK and mainland Europe

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

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