HVAC Engineering Specialist

Shorterm Group
11 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
HVAC Engineering Specialist, based Derby, £neg £40 - 50hr dep on exp, 6 months plus contract Rail Rolling Stock

Working with one of the region’s largest employers who are now embarking on the busiest and most successful periods in their long history. You will help deliver some of the most technically advanced vehicles of their type, all designed developed and manufactured in Derby.

The team provides full lifecycle electrical systems engineering for new Passenger rail vehicles. Responsibilities extend to interface management, supplier development and customer liaison. This role will cover Cab HVAC Systems and Saloon HVAC Systems. The team supports other functions with systems integration including Electrical Installation and Mechanical Installation. The team also specializes in: troubleshooting for other departments, electrical system design, design assurance and validation, test, installation design and reliability growth initiatives.
To deliver these solutions the candidate will need to occasionally visit suppliers, customers, rail depots and for some work packages international engineering sites.
The candidate will need the following attributes:
• Strong communicator and negotiator
• Ability to review, assess and endorse designs
• Develop strategies for problem solving and a creative input to design solutions.
• Solicit customer requirements and transform them into solutions with our suppliers.
• Leadership of design reviews and demonstrate good engineering judgment
• Champion System Engineering best practice
• Proactive approach to solve unplanned or conflicting issues
• Work to bombardier processes
• Plan their own workload and deliver it on-time and to the right quality.
• Delegated authority from the Cab & Saloon Systems Team Leader
• Technical specifications and report authoring.

Act as the key interface for the function within the Project Team & provide the Technical Lead for the function. Lead the planning and visualisation process, and process and strategy development. Trouble shoot & problem solve on all live projects. Support the manager within the personnel development process. Deputise for the function Manager as required with Delegated Authority for the Manager

Education required: Degree or HND/BTEC in an Engineering, or other relevant discipline.
Significant engineering/HVAC Systems experience.
Technical experience in the design of HVAC systems. Ideally design for installation on a rail vehicle or similar application.
Computer skills required: PC literate - Microsoft Office & Lotus Notes packages.
May be involved in vehicle system testing.
A broad skills set is required: Effective communications skills, proactive attitude with the ability to think strategically and be self-motivated. Ability to manage workload and prioritise.

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