DPG Test Technician

£20k - 23k per year
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

DPG Test Technician

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 p/a DoE

Our client provides research and development facilities and expertise to the automotive industry, specializing in exhaust emissions control. Their state-of-the-art engine and vehicle test facilities are based in Cambridge.

The company's DPG is a complete system for testing Diesel & Gasoline Particulate Filters for both R&D and quality assurance purposes.

Our client's group run several in-house DPG units to provide a contract testing service. Some of this testing supports their engine and vehicle test programs; some is carried out directly for external customers. They are looking for a technician to join this expanding area of their business.

Day to day activities of the DPG Test Technician include:

  • Working with the DPG Test Manager to formulate work programs
  • Day to day operation of DPGs
  • Initial analysis of data
  • Maintenance and calibration of DPGs
  • Shipping and receiving of test parts

Requirements of the DPG Test Technician:

Full training will be provide but some or all of the following skills/experience would be an advantage.

  • Use of hand & machine tools
  • Electrical / electronic testing
  • Vehicle maintenance
  • Computer literacy - particularly Microsoft Excel

The starting salary will be from £20k to £23k depending on relevant experience. In addition, the company operates a profit share scheme. This is variable but is typically worth an additional 10% per year.

If you are interested please e-mail your CV and a covering letter ideally before 10th November 2017.

If you feel that you meet the above criteria of the DPG Test Technician then please apply now!

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959359128