Location: Multimatic Technical Centre Europe, Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Posted: July 23rd, 2020
MTCE is an automotive engineering company. We design and manufacture dampers for race and road cars, build low volume cars and chassis’s, provide ride and handling tuning programs, and manufacture mechatronic systems such as adjustable ride height systems and deployable wing mechanisms.
The Test Technician will be responsible for carrying out duties within the test engineering department, including: test equipment set-up, performing tests under instruction of Lead Test Engineer or as per given Test Request, analysing data and creating test reports.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Mechanical sub-assembly of test components including Dampers
Assemble, test and validate new R&D suspension dampers and mechatronic systems.
Perform a range of component testing using in house mechanical and servo hydraulic test machines, as per test documentation; acquiring appropriate fixtures and fittings, specimen installation and instrumentation
Create test reports detailing: test procedure undertaken and investigation of results obtained
Perform failure investigation, DMN, on returned components which do not meet Customer specifications, as directed
Undertake Training and Development exercises to build skill set
Take direction from assigned Test Engineer
Assist with maintaining Test Department working area as a clean and safe working environment
Take direction from Supervisory and Management personnel
Participate in R&D activities as required
Supports and adheres to policies, procedures, and operational guidelines related to established quality management systems (e.g. TS 16949, ISO 90012014).
Maintains working knowledge of safety policies and regulations to ensure duties of self and others are performed in a safe manner.
Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.
The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for the performance of this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
Minimum – A-Level in a STEM subject
Preferred – Engineering certification or equivalent
Basic knowledge of MS Windows
Ability to read, write and speak English
Basic understanding of engineering drawings and terminology
Basic understanding of hydraulic systems
Be mechanically proficient and approach testing in a logical and methodical manner
Hold current passport and be able to travel as / when required.
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.