Powertrain Technician - Vehicle Testing

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    £24k - 32k per year

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    Jeff Lane

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    01384 446108

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Powertrain Technician -Permanent - Bath- £24-£32k

I am seeking a Powertrain Technician who will join a small team with responsibility for preparation of test vehicles. In addition, you will support maintenance and calibration of the facility and the installation of Portable Emissions Measurement Equipment (PEMS) to road going vehicles.

The position is in a growing department undergoing major investments where the successful candidate will have opportunities of new responsibilities in development of new facilities.

What You Will Do:

As Powertrain Technician;

  • The preparation of vehicles prior to test, this potentially include modification of exhaust systems, instrumentation, fabrication etc.
  • Installation of the vehicle to Chassis Dyno in a safe and secure manner.
  • Conduct of vehicle test on the Dynamometer (driving test cycles or monitoring of automated tests) & return of vehicle to standard condition.
  • To support the installation and calibration of Portable Emissions Measurement Equipment (PEMS) to road going vehicles

What You Will Need:

As Powertrain technician

  • City and Guilds or NVQ in Engineering
  • Maintenance of equipment and completion of test work following pre-defined procedures
  • An understanding of automotive systems and ability to diagnose faults
  • Experience of Dyno test or emissions test
  • Previous experience of working in an automotive environment such as vehicle workshop, engine build or tuning
  • Excellent communication skills

What You Will Get:

As Powertrain Technician;

  • Employment with this centre of excellence in vehicle engineering test and development
  • Competitive salary depending on experience


Suitably qualified Powertrain Technicians should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to

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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