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Proving Test Technician - Electrical

  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £15.00 - 21.50 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: Off-Highway
  • Function: Powertrain
  • Contact: James Tilley
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446126
  • Expiry Date: 04 February 2022
  • Job Ref: 60197

Proving Test Technician - Instrumentation

Up to £21.50/ph - Inside IR35

Peterborough - Onsite

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

Off Highway

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Proving Test Technician to join a team who are heavily involved in a variety of powertrain installation projects into off-highway machines. Primarily covering EV aspects of powertrain integration, shakedown, and test.

Day to day responsibilities:

  • Looking after stock levels within electronic lab. Connectors, consumables, wires etc. Whatever is needed for machines being created or instrumentation using.
  • Keeping track of instruments being used.
  • Calibrations, maintaining measurement equipment.
  • Diagnosing and fixing issues.
  • Creating wiring looms for the machines.  Background in data acquisition networks or hardware would be great.
  • Use inhouse software to set up data loggers but use external supplier to convert data (csm modules).
  • Normal procedural things, records etc.
  • Will work closely with engineers.  Lots of chance to develop in role.

Skills, experience & qualifications you may have.

  • Applicants will ideally have an engineering or motor mechanics apprenticeship and relevant EV work experience.
  • Working towards or completed some form of relevant higher education (NVQ Level 3).
  • Electrical fault finding
  • Creation of wiring harness builds/panel builders
  • CAN knowledge
  • Background in data acquisition networks or hardware would eb great.
  • 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
  • Electrical bias – instruments.
  • Previous experience on calibrations etc good.

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.