Senior Battery Assembly Technician


Automotive, Electronics, Energy storage, Motors and Power Systems
Hullavington - United Kingdom


Dyson has an opportunity for a Powertrain Build Technician – Battery to join the Powertrain group within in its Electric Vehicle Engineering Team based at Hullavington.


• Working with the engineering team to ensure build requirements are understood and manage the delivery of these prototypes to the test team • Part the team to develop and drive the group into a world class build team whilst ensuring effective utilisation of the facilities • Working on and delivering parallel projects and builds • Create, manage and drive consistent QC process within the battery build environment • Work with the process engineers/Lab owners/Operation lead to help set up QC schemes & methods for the control of incoming & outgoing materials • Develop / Foster ISO methodology for both quality, waste & environmental aspects • Part of the team responsible for lab safety records, operating procedures and risk assessments, carried out and maintained by the lab owners • Ensure full H&S compliance within the battery build facility – Including High Voltage safety • Opportunity to feed build process learning and experience into production manufacturing teams to develop series production methods and production design


• Degree / NVQ’s in a scientific or engineering discipline • Experience working on multiple/complex projects simultaneously • Excellent organisation skills • Energy and Dynamism; engaging stakeholders in a positive frame to drive timely and successful outcomes • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to build productive working relationships and influence • Analytical skills; to be able to assess problems thoroughly and drive logical conclusions • Experience with Battery pack build and handling processes and the associated H&S and cell analysis and the ability to critique complex data sets • Credible; Ability to demonstrate a good level of understanding of engineering processes in order to work with design teams throughout the project development cycle • Technical; Contribution to technical discussions would be expected • Experience with NX Cad and Team Center PLM to view drawings and models • Knowledge of application of GD&T and manufacturing processes • Jig design/manufacture experience.


27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays Pension scheme Performance related bonus Life assurance Sport centre Free on-site parking Subsidised café and restaurants Discounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 30 November 2018