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Electrical Technician (Automotive)

Electrical Technician (Automotive)

Job Title: Electrical Technician (Automotive)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Wiltshire
Salary: £28 Ltd an hour
Start Date: asap
Reference: GF4946
Contact Name: Gemma Feist
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 27, 2019 12:53

Job Description

Electrical Technician
Contract 6 months
£28 Ltd an hour
Our Automotive client in Wilshire is seeking an Electrical Technician ideally from the Motorsport industry background with experience of hands on and practical based work working to short timescales.
Position overview:
A role within the Test & Development team, providing a technician level of service to support the building of test rigs and installations as required by the project’s requirement for research hardware.
Key responsibilities:
Assembly of high voltage propulsion systems using build documentation and jigs/ fixtures where relevant 
Conducting tests on sub-assemblies and in-vehicle assemblies. Typically involving both mechanical and electrical tests and result/data recording 
Liaising with engineers to specify build requirements and procedures and assist with planning
Supporting set up and calibration of test equipment 
Following quality system generated build procedures where applicable, and feeding back any procedural issues 
Inspection of incoming components and reporting stock levels for re-ordering
Fabrication and machining work as required
Qualifications, skills and behaviours:
Relevant practically based mechanical or electrical qualification (at least NVQ 4 or equivalent) 
Experience in a motorsport, automotive or similar precision prototype or low volume production and development environment 
Ideally, experience of building High Voltage Batteries
Working knowledge of electrical circuits, some electrical testing experience would be preferred
Appreciation and application of 5S requirements
Basic computer literacy with experience of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
To apply please send an MS Word formatted version of your CV across for our review and consideration.