Electrical Test Development Technician

Working for a major automotive manufacturer in Bedford, the Test Technician will be supporting Test and Validation activities for new build vehicles. The role requires an Electrical/Electronics background and understanding within the automotive industry ideally.

The roles are available on a 12 month contract basis with PAYE starting rate of £16.01/hr plus £2.40/hr holiday accrual and overtime rates at time and half (salary equivalent ~£32,500).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of vehicles or components for test
  • Liaison with Test Engineer  to support evaluation and concern identification
  • Support testing in static and dynamic conditions
  • Instrumentation set up
  • Vehicle and components dis-assembly and maintenance
  • Data analysis and report writing

Experience/Qualifications Required:

  • Good understanding of Test Rig environment (preferably automotive)
  • Test rig experience
  • Understanding of coponent measurement techniques
  • Vehicle system knowledge with the ability to fault find
  • Ideally a Level 3 C&G, NVQ or relevant automotive engineering qualification