Test Stand Technician

Newcastle upon Tyne
£24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
30 Jun 2017
28 Jul 2017
Marcus Roberts
Contract Type
Full Time
Job role:
Responsible for the safety of rotating machine test stands and associated equipment
Working with dynos to 20,000rpm and 4000Nm
Setting up Dyno test stands
Maintenance and calibration of dyno test stands
Design of new dyno test stands and associated equipment
Record and document results
Work as part of a cross functional team with software and mechanical engineers
Work to company quality and national/ international standards
Electric vehicle preparation, controller mounting, coolant fixtures etc.
Ensuring that all work is carried out safely

Must have experience and skills in ALL of these areas below:
Development of test plans and procedures
A strong understanding of power electronic, analogue and digital circuits, including experience designing circuits
Assembly, troubleshooting and testing electronic products
Electronic test equipment (including DVMs, Oscilloscopes, Data Loggers, Signal Generators, Spectrum Analysers)
Soldering, de-soldering techniques
Computer literate (Microsoft Excel and Word)

Desirable experience and skills:
Experience in working with rotating machines
Good mechanical assembly skills
Automated production line design, assembly or maintenance experience

Personal Attributes:
Enthusiastic, flexible, honest, and keen approach to learning etc.
Structured individual with good problem solving skills
Excellent communication skills and able to deal with all levels of the organisation
Ability to work well under pressure and prioritise work accordingly
Must be able to work alone with minimum guidance, but also be able to operate effectively as part of a team of likeminded engineers
Demonstrate resilience under pressure
Flexibility to travel in UK and overseas

Qualifications Required:
HND in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or equivalent. + industry experience
BEng/ BSc +

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Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.