ERS Technician

Recruiter
Gerrell & Hard Limited
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
£40,000 - £45,000 (dependant on experience)
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Honda Racing Development (F1) are seeking ERS Technicians to join the business on a permanent basis in Milton Keynes. The purpose of this role is Race operation as Energy Recovery System technician at Track side and also factory, and to support power unit development on F1 Engines.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Energy Recovery System technician at F1 trackside & Factory.
* ERS unit and Peripheral parts installation and removal, maintenance, storage, management.
* High-voltage safety monitoring : actual units validation, data monitoring, status report
* Dyno test preparation and test
* ERS unit install and removal and system check for Dyno test
* Support for engines preparation checks and final fitting of new or used parts, component sub-assembly or final assembly, as well as teardown, inspection and measuring components of used engines at factory
* Assist to maintain Race and track engines at track side
* Shipping & Receiving engine and components

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
* Strong Energy Recovery System (ERS) exposure
* Good understanding of engine and powertrain Dyno's and test systems, in particular:
* Engine & ERS testing methodologies
* Fault finding and diagnostic abilities
* First principles understanding of Internal Combustion engine operation, combustion.
* Excellent document presentational skills
* An adept communicator, be able to build good relationships across all cultures both internally and externally
* Competence in Japanese or a European language is desirable but not essential
* Travel overseas will be required

PERSONAL COMPETENCIES:

* Engineering enthusiasm
* Analytical
* Self-motivated and competitive
* Excellent communication skills
* High integrity
* Problem solving and decision making skills