Test Engineer (HGV/Plant Machinery)

28000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + GBP28000 - GBP32000/annum
04 Feb 2019
04 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Test Engineer (HGV/Plant Machinery)


GBP28,000 to GBP32,000 DOE Basic + Overtime Opportunities + Pension + Holiday + Bank Holiday + BUPA + Bonus

Test Engineer required for a market leading company who have a great reputation within their industry. They offer training and development opportunities and job security for the successful applicant.

To apply for the role, you must have basic hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical capabilities. Applicants will ideally have previous vehicle testing experience. Applicants transferring from heavy plant, HGV or agricultural/commercial vehicle backgrounds will transfer well and are encouraged to apply.

This is a hands on role and will involve testing and inspection of commercial vehicles before they are dispatched. You will be involved in 2 stages of the vehicle lifecycle; you will inspect the vehicle and carry out quality checks/pressure tests after the assembly stage to ensure the vehicle is fit for purpose and to minimise defects. The vehicle will return to the test department after the paint phase and you will be responsible for setting the vehicle to customer specification.

This is a fantastic opportunity to get involved with a well renowned employer who value their staff and offer a varied role as well a good earning potential and training opportunities.

The Role:

*Inspection of Commercial Vehicles

*Testing of Commercial Vehicles; including pressure testing and testing hydraulic/pneumatic and electrical circuits

*Setting up vehicles to customer specification prior to dispatch


The Person:

*Must transfer from a vehicle inspection/testing background

*Applicants from commercial vehicle/heavy plant/ HGV/agricultural background will transfer well

*Must be happy to work in a hands on role in an outdoor environment