Test Technician - Peterborough

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
£12.00 - £15.20/hour
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our client, a major manufacturer based in Peterborough with a globally recognised brand, has just made available a contract opportunity for a Diesel Engine Test Technician to join their engine development team, offering up to £15.20 per hour (LTD or Umbrella contractor basis). The successful candidate will carry out research and development work on either current or new engines.

Qualifications and Experience required for the Diesel Engine Test Technician role

* City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 in Motor Vehicle Mechanics or
* Apprenticeship served in Motor Mechanics or equivalent
* The ability to work to engineer’s instructions, carry out a range of test work, including fitting prototype parts to an engine and/or record and produce quality data is fundamental
* Mechanical/electrical experience on diesel engines, such as stripping & rebuilding along with an understanding of common rail fuel systems
* Good PC skills
* Engine test rig experience and/or technical/mechanical experience would provide a distinct advantage. Additional specific training will be given where required
* Applicants must be self-motivated with good team working skills and be willing to work shifts
* Initiative and a positive attitude to change are also essential

Key Competencies of the Diesel Engine Test Technician

* Communication
* Team success
* Initiating action
* Customer Focus
* Work standards
* Quality orientation

To apply, please send us a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Candidates must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted immediately