Technician - Automotive - Climatic Chamber


Hullavington - United Kingdom


This role sits within the Environmental Control Team of our Automotive function.


• Set up, support and run vehicle level testing in a full-vehicle rolling road climatic chamber

• Maintain and operate test equipment and day to day operation of the preparation lab and chamber

• Use precision measurement equipment and accurately record build and test data. Participate in gauge R&R studies

• Support the build of precision prototype rigs/systems following defined processes

• Support others in preparing and implementing systems/assemblies/rigs into testing facilities

• Work to a tight schedule, prioritise workload and deliver on time

• Adhere to safe working practices and lab rules

• Perform Lab Deputy duties to assist Lab Owner



Education and experience:

• Education related to Engineering (ITE / Diploma / NVQ)

• Minimum of 2 years experience in a similar field/industry and work environment

• Ability to follow detailed test instructions/methods, conducting a wide range of tests using climatic test facilities

• Good verbal and written communication to convey information in an appropriate and concise manner

• Display a basic competence of MS Word and Excel

• Maintain a positive attitude with the willingness to approach any task, display drive and enthusiasm to succeed

• Have a flexible attitude being adaptive to changing priorities

• Work within the lab or chamber in an organised and efficient manner

• Automotive or relevant industry build experience

• Experience with instrumentation of vehicles and test rigs

• Experience with running test software (ie. Lab View)

• Ability to follow a build/assembly procedure

• Knowledge of COSHH and risk assessments

• Experience using workshop machinery, manual milling and turning.


•27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays

•Pension scheme

•Performance related bonus

•Life assurance

• Free on-site parking

•Subsidized café

•Discounts on Dyson machines

•Private Medical and Dental

Posted: 13 February 2019