Engineering & Electronics

Quality Test Technician

  • Contract
  • Midlands
  • 41957832

PE Global are looking for a Proving Test Technician to join a reputable Engine Manufacturer  based in Peterborough. This is a 12 month + contract that is likely to be extended.


Key Responsibilities

  • Fault finding on machines, working with software diagnostic tools and using key principles.
  • Manufacturing of parts from mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum using TIG and MIG welding plant.
  • Creation of bespoke pipework to fit machine installations.
  • Producing electrical looms to integrate powertrains into machines.
  • Servicing plant machinery to maintain fleet.
  • Fixing mechanical defaults (hydraulic experience desirable)
  • Instrumentation experience (data loggers, sensors, temp. pressure, speed)



Required Experience

  • Fabrication/Welding Experience
  • Plant Maintenance
  • Electrical Fault Finding
  • Demonstrable high level of mechanical, hydraulic and electrical/electronic aptitude with a good working knowledge of powertrains and machines. 
  • The ability to read, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions/procedures.
  • The ability to work closely with others is imperative, requiring team participation to achieve the agreed objectives.
  • A good working knowledge of instrumentation and its application. 
  • You will possess effective communication skills to liaise with various levels of the organization. 
  • The ability to use hand/power tools, lifting and welding equipment.
  • Prepared to undertake required training/learning.
  • Applicants will ideally have an engineering or motor mechanics apprenticeship and some relevant work experience.
  • Working towards or completed some form of relevant higher education (NVQ Level 3).
  • Good PC skills ability to use Microsoft Office and CAT designed software
  • Good machine/engine hydraulic, electrical, mechanical and diagnostic/problem solving skills.
  • Previous experience in maintenance repair of off-highway vehicles and/or large goods vehicles


If interested in applying to this job opportunity, please don’t hesitate to call +44  20 3966 9800 or alternatively send an updated CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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