calibration engineer in peterborough

03 April 2019
alexandra robinson, randstad cpe
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£ 25 - £ 40 per hour
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peterborough, east of england
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£ 25 - £ 40 per hour
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alexandra robinson, randstad cpe
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job description

A Calibration Engineer is required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you experienced in an aftertreatment role? Do you have the capabilities to be successful in a fast paced production environment? If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity, then this is the job for you!

The role is to provide calibration support and technical direction to the Performance, economy and emissions engine test & validation team supporting program delivery. The engineer will have responsibility for conducting engine calibration and rating development, and sign off. This requires a good understanding of diesel engine development, calibration, testing and testbed problem solving. It is a day to day hands on role and the candidate must have test experience which reflects this.

Key Experience:

1) Demonstrable diesel engine, aftertreatment, and control systems strategy understanding.

2) Experience in combustion, performance, and economy calibration development of diesel engines.

3) Experience of conducting engine/aftertreatment test and calibration and performance development to support overall program requirements.

4) Planning, managing and delivery of tests to tight time scales.

5) Experienced in the use of testbed software, calibration tools , emissions measuring equipment and test data logging systems.

6) Experience of checking data quality, test result integrity and repeatability, and conducting DOE's.

7) Ability to problem solve, analyse data & formally present & report on the outcome.

8) Ability to investigate root cause of issues, write test requirements, test procedures, and test reports.

9) Good communication, interpersonal skills, self confidence and a 'passion for product engineering' are personal qualities needed to succeed in this high pressure environment, being self motivated and able to deliver with minimum supervision.

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


Project engieering


C&G mechanical engineering

educational requirements

automotive engineering