Test & Validation Engineer


£36 per hour


Sector: Construction Equipment
Function: Product Design & Development
Contact: James Tilley
Phone: 01384 446126
Job Ref: 67856

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Test & Validation Engineer - Peterborough - Up to £36/hr - Inside IR35

Have you got experience working with off-highway vehicle/machine testing and integration? Jonathan Lee Recruitment has an exciting opportunity for a Test & Validation Engineer to join one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines.

You will be involved in a variety of engine installation and test projects for off-highway machines and generator sets, primarily covering mechanical and electrical engine-to-machine integration, shakedown, and testing. 

As a Test & Validation Engineer, you will:

  • Effectively manage several projects simultaneously.
  • Operate a multitude of different vehicles, including excavators, back-hoe loaders, telehandlers and track-type tractors.
  • Diagnose and fix a range of faults on both engine and machine.
  • Work from engineering drawings (electrical, mechanical and hydraulic).
  • Travel to various off site test and development facilities.

To apply for this Test & Validation Engineer role, you will need formal education in an engineering discipline, preferably electrical or mechanical or equivalent experience. You will also require the following:

  • Demonstrable high level of mechanical, hydraulic and electrical/electronic aptitude with a good working knowledge of engines and machines.
  • A good understanding of instrumentation and its application.
  • Good experience and knowledge of how to test machines in field.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with team members and others in the workgroup, as well as employees in other business units, customers, and suppliers.

If you're looking to make a positive impact and create change, you'll be rewarded with a contract per-hour rate of £36.00 for your inclusive and committed approach.

If this contract hybrid Test & Validation Engineer job motivates and inspires you, please contact Jonathan Lee Recruitment today.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.


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