Engineering Development Technician

Recruiter
Marcus Webb Associates Limited
Location
Bicester, Oxfordshire, UK
Salary
£20000 - £25000/annum Salary may be flexible
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Engineering Development Technician Oxfordshire, UK £20-25k+

This is a new opening for an experienced assembly and test technician to join a small company that designs, develops and manufactures motors for the electric vehicle market place.
They need a technician with a background in assembly and test of electromechanical products that has worked in support of design and development teams (i.e. building and testing prototypes.)
This is not a production position, instead this requires an experienced technician that can think on their feet, work with minimum supervision and turn their hands to a variety of tasks.
Skills / Experience:
• A relevant qualification in mechanical or electrical engineering
• Experience of mechanical and electrical assembly and test
• Experience of working in a product development / prototype development capacity
• Good communication skills (written and verbal) able to produce documentation to support prototype build and test activities
• Able to set up test rigs and perform tests (mechanical and electrical)
• Good appreciation of H&S (any HV experience would be useful)
• Able to work effectively in a small team environment and support a variety of tasks
• Knowledge of electric motors and motor controller hardware would be very useful

Easily commutable from North of Oxford, Bicester, Banbury, Yarnton and Chipping Norton