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Engine Test Engineer

  • Location: Abingdon
  • Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

Engine Test Coordinator




The Engine Test Coordinator will work closely with OEMs, key suppliers and customers. Training will be provided where required for you to design and organise engine test activities from interpreting Technologies needs through to the engine inspection and reporting.

This group delivers a high quality and innovative service providing product performance testing and engineering solutions to Technology. A critical part of this lubricant development process is to demonstrate the performance of these technologies in the real world. This is done in severe field tests that are designed to stress the lubricant in tough operating conditions and harsh environments.

The variety of work will provide the successful candidate with a great opportunity to develop both technical and non-technical skills.  The Global Performance Testing team conducts field tests in various applications such as Heavy-Duty Trucks, Passenger Cars, Stationary Gas, Marine, Motorcycle, etc.  Knowledge in the Marine and Stationary Gas applications are beneficial but not a requirement for this role.

 What skills will you gain from this role?

  • Knowledge on product development
  • Development of negotiation and influencing skills
  • Knowledge on engine and future engine development
  • Program management skills as related to the management of multiple programs
  • Leadership skills as related to the supervision of engine dismantling & inspection activities

What is required:

  • Work closely with internal customers to design and coordinate the field tests
  • Setting up field trials in various applications based on need
  • Project management and analysis of the results
  • Responsible for delivery, reporting and stewardship
  • Travel within Europe and constant contact within the OEM industry, engine labs, vehicle drivers and field trial site
  • Knowledge of engines across various applications (Marine and Stationary Gas highly beneficial)
  • Well organised and focused
  • Exceptional attention to detail

For more information or to apply please contact Gemma Skidmore of Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

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.