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Proving Test Technician

  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £19 - 21 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 2 months ago

  • Sector: Off-Highway
  • Function: Powertrain
  • Contact: James Tilley
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446126
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: May/June 2022
  • Expiry Date: 20 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 60975

Have you got experience working with plant, construction or agricultural machinery? Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Proving Test Technician to join a team who are heavily involved in a variety of powertrain installation projects into off-highway machines.

Proving Test Technician

Up to £21.00/ph - Inside IR35

Peterborough - Onsite

12 months initial contract - Opportunities to go permanent in the future

May/June 2022 start

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Fault finding on machines, working with diagnostic tool (machine/engine)
  • Manufacturing of parts.
  • Use of abrasive wheels to build bespoke pipework.
  • Producing electrical looms (small leads to engine wiring harnesses)
  • Servicing plant machinery
  • Fixing mechanical defaults (hydronic experience desirable)
  • Instrumentation experience (speed pick ups experience)

Skills, experience & qualifications you may have.

  • Plant maintenance
  • Fabrication/welding
  • Electrical Loom experience
  • The ability to read, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions/procedures.
  • Applicants will ideally have an engineering or motor mechanics apprenticeship and relevant work experience.
  • Working towards or completed some form of relevant higher education (NVQ Level 3).
  • Good machine/engine hydraulic, electrical, mechanical and diagnostic/problem solving skills.
  • Previous experience in maintenance repair of off-highway vehicles and/or large goods vehicles.

Please contact James Tilley for more details.

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 Contracts are those of an Employment Business.