Mechanical Technician - Test and Verification - TAV024
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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Wellesbourne, Gaydon, Warwickshire
Categories: Product Development
Role: Mechanical Technician – T&V
Department: T&V – Prototype Operations
Based at: Wellesbourne Reports to: Supervisor – Test & Verification
Close date: 20th February 2018
Aston Martin’s state-of-the-art headquarters in Gaydon, Warwickshire is built upon the passion, skill and creativity of the people who dedicate their working lives to the most iconic brand in the world. Every intricate stitch, beautifully expressed line, and the stirring noise of our engines, is a manifestation of the desire and collective spirit to create the most beautiful cars: the soul of Aston Martin made real.
To build, prepare, service and maintain Aston Martin prototype vehicles / bucks to facilitate both whole vehicle & component testing in line with design verification programme objectives of all future AM product
Key Responsibilities & Tasks:
Preparation & shakedown of prototype vehicles/bucks for DVP testing, attribute sign-off events, mileage accumulation.
Carry out servicing and safety checks on prototype vehicles.
Support prototype test vehicles whilst on test, both in the UK and abroad.
Manufacture /sub-assembly of relevant components
Assembly of components and fit to vehicle / buck in sequence of build and to process planning sheets or work request sheet.
Will have experience working with Hybrid or Electric vehicles or working with High Voltage systems in Automotive applications
The post holder will undertake other duties as may be required to achieve the Company’s objectives, commensurate with the grading of the post.
Qualification & Experience:
Full Apprenticeship (Motor Vehicle background) ideally to HNC level
Experience of working with Prestige Vehicles
Work experience preparing and supporting Prototype test vehicles.
Understanding of computer systems and software including MS Word & Excel.
Knowledge of Aston Martin Product would be an advantage
Team player but also able to work independently
Self-starting, relishes challenges
Flexible and adaptable to new situations
Advertised: GMT Standard Time 13 Feb 2018
Applications close: GMT Standard Time
20 Feb 2018
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