Propulsion Facilities Engineer - Propulsion

Location: Millbrook, Bedfordshire
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Job Summary

Reporting to:  Propulsion Facilities Manager

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide engineering support for the test emissions equipment and test engineers.
  • Enhance facility uptime levels aiming world-class operational efficiency
  • Procurement of new equipment and support CapEx projects.
  • Manage maintenance and calibration of all test equipment.
  • Standardise and integrate the facility test equipment.
  • Resolve any equipment issues that cannot be resolved at the operational level.
  • Ensure all H&S and quality procedures have been adhered to Millbrook quality systems and health and safety procedures.
  • Act in accordance with the behaviours for Millbrook staff at all times.



  • Engineering Degree


  • Must have experience of measurement devices, such as analytical analysers, Particle Number, FTIR’s, preferably within automotive test.
  • Chassis dynamometer (service, calibration, and troubleshooting).
  • General Instrumentation (Thermocouples, pressure transducers etc.).
  • Automotive background preferably in an engine testing or chassis dynamometer environment.


  • Significant knowledge of gas emissions measurement systems and related data acquisition.
  • Understanding of constant volume sampler (CVS) systems.
  • Skills in electronic, electrical and PCB.
  • Familiar with general instrumentation (Thermocouples, pressure transducers etc.).
  • Equipment service & calibrations scheduling.
  • Good understanding of quality systems.
  • General IT skills especially MS Excel.
  • AVL Concerto, AVL iGEM and AVL PUMA knowledge are highly desirable.

Personal Behaviours

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

Other information

  • Willing to undergo a Criminal Disclosure check

Working Environment: Office/Workshop/Lab/Track

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


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