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Facilities Engineer - Emission Systems

Facilities Engineer - Emission Systems

Job Title: Facilities Engineer - Emission Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedfordshre
Salary: £Neg + Benefits
Reference: SD4541
Contact Name: Simon Davey
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 22, 2018 15:28

Job Description

Facilities Engineer - Emission Systems 
£Neg + Benefits

This is a key role in Propulsion Facilities team. The successful candidate will provide engineering support for the emission measurement systems and chassis dynos for a brand new cell.

Role Responsibilities
- Provide all technical support for the Engineering team preparing the facilities in Propulsion department to perform tests activities according to customer requirements
- Provide engineering support for chassis dynamometers and associated emission systems and climatic chamber
- Enhance facility availability in order to increase operational efficiency and maximize running time
- Perform electrical and mechanical maintenance: corrective and preventive
- Assure all instruments are calibrated and generating reliable data
- Standardise and integrate the facility test equipment
- Develop test schedule in automation systems

- Engineering Degree 
- (MSc in the automotive field would be an advantage)

- Must have experience with emission measurement devices such as emission analyzers, gravimetric particle measurement, particle counter and/or FTIR, preferably in the automotive field
- Familiar with chassis dynamometers 
- Instrumentation experience (thermocouples, pressure transducers, voltage, and  electric current)
- Automotive background preferably in an engine testing or chassis dynamometer environment

- Solid knowledge of emissions measurement systems and data recording devices
- Understanding of constant volume sampler systems (CVS)
- Expertise in Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
- Good general IT skills especially MS Excel and computer network
- Familiarity with AVL iGEM is highly desirable
- Knowledge of AVL Concerto software is desirable.

Personal Behaviours 
- Excellent attention to detail
- Proactive in finding solutions
- Good understanding of H&S practices
- Analytical thinking

- Willing to undergo a Criminal Disclosure check.