Senior Facilities Engineer - Powertrain

Location: Millbrook, Bedfordshire
Shift Pattern: Days (40hrs)
Job Reference: PT SENG 6

Job Summary

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Senior Facilities Engineer to join the Powertrain department at Millbrook. The successful candidate will be responsible providing Engineering support for the Powertrain gas emission equipment and chassis dyno.

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide engineering support for the Powertrain equipment and test engineers
  • Enhance the 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
  • Follow 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

Essential Criteria


  • Engineering Degree


  • Must have experience of measurement devices, such as analytical analysers, Particle Number, FTIR’s, preferably within automotive test
  • Chassis dynamometer calibrations (instrumentation, dynos)
  • Instrumentation experience (Thermocouples, pressure transducers etc.)
  • Understanding of constant volume sampler systems
  • Automotive background preferably in an engine testing or chassis dynamometer environment


  • A good knowledge in the use of equipment including emissions measurement and data collection systems
  • Skills in electronic, electrical and PCB
  • Instrumentation experience (Thermocouples, pressure transducers etc.)
  • Managing the scheduling of service & calibrations.
  • Formulation & implementation of the short & long term plans.
  • Ensuring that appropriate quality, safety and environmental processes are developed and adhered to.
  • Responsibility for resolving any equipment issues that cannot be resolved at operational level.
  • Good general IT skills especially MS Excel
  • Responsibility for liasing with service support engineers.
  • To develop test specifications to meet customer requirements.
  • Financial responsibilities incurred as part of purchasing and maintaining the test equipment, including service contracts.

Personal Behaviours

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Work in a logical process through to completion in a managed timeframe.
  • Proactive in finding solutions
  • Good understanding of H&S practices 


  • Willingness to work flexibly, including weekends
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Willing to undergo a Basic Disclosure (DBS) check

Other Information

Working Environment:                        Lab/Test Cell/Office

To apply please email your CV and salary expectations to


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