Engine Test Technicians

Job Title: Engine Test Technicians
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £10 - £12 per hour + PAYE
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1706-34_1500560577
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 20, 2017 15:22

Job Description

Sitec has exciting opportunities for an Engine Test Technician for our client Perkins Engines, at their facility in Peterborough. These are contract roles, for an estimated 12 months initially.

The successful candidate will carry out research & development work on either current or new engines. The ability to work to engineer's instructions, carry out a range of test work, including fitting prototype parts to an engine and/or record and produce quality data is fundamental.

Required Skills:
o Mechanical/electrical experience on diesel engines, such as stripping & rebuilding along with an understanding of common rail fuel systems
o Good PC skills
o Engine test rig experience and/or technical/mechanical experience would provide a distinct advantage. Additional specific training will be given where required.

Applicants must be self-motivated with good team working skills and be willing to work shifts. Initiative and a positive attitude to change are also essential.

City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 in Motor Vehicle Mechanics, Apprenticeship served in Motor Mechanics or equivalent qualifications

Key Competencies:
o Communication
o Team success
o Initiating action
o Customer Focus
o Work standards
o Quality orientation

Up to £11.50 p/hr PAYE

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.