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Test & Development Engineer – Combustion & Fuel Systems 

8.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday  

Private Healthcare / Pension / Life Assurance / 33 Days Holiday inc Bank Holidays 

The business is currently in the process of moving sites to our new facility in Leamington Spa, CV34 6NG. 

Our Client is a pioneer in the design and development of Micro Turbine Gensets (MTGs) using high-speed, ultra-reliable and clean burning microturbines together with patented air bearings and heat exchanger technologies, that is transforming distributed power generation. 

Currently recruiting for a Test & Development Engineer to join our dedicated team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an innovative engineering Company and use your skills and extensive knowledge within a supportive, engaging environment.  

Working as part of the Fuel & Combustion engineering teams you will be responsible for delivering the development and verification tests carried out within the combustion & fuel system test facility. This testing is on combustion, fuel and heat exchanger systems supporting the overall micro gas turbine generator development programme. The role has ample opportunity to be actively involved in the development of the combustion and fuel systems and to lead prototype test activities in support of future technology development. 

The role includes taking overall ownership for the supporting processes and procedures to promote safe, well planned tests that run efficiently and to schedule.   

This is a dynamic role that will require a broad understanding of a variety of engineering disciplines. 

 

Key Responsibilities; 

 

  • To operate in a mechanical test environment supporting test rig operations including the following: 
  • Risk Assessments and HSE 
  • Combustion 
  • Heat Exchangers 
  • Fuel Delivery  
  • Air Delivery 
  • Instrumentation – flowmeters, pressure gauges, thermocouple including the installation and calibration. 
  • Automation 
  • Planning of tests and ownership of the test readiness process 
  • Support technology development activities and develop and execute prototype tests to advance combustion and fuel system technologies 
  • Fault diagnosis – Mechanical and instrumentation 
  • Recording and reporting of test data 
  • Assembly of pipework, framework and instrumentation  
  • Attention to detail in setting test conditions and adhering to tolerances 
  • Assembly and build of test units  
  • Achieving and sustaining a high standard of 5S 
  • Implementing test rig improvements  
  • Remote operation of manual & automated test rigs  
  • Servicing rig fuel, air and instrumentation systems 
  • Collating, validating, and reporting test data 
  • Use of DEWESoft for data capture and hardware control. 

 

Qualifications & Experience; 

  • Mechanical test experience 
  • Knowledge of instrumentation, pneumatics and fluid systems 
  • Relevant ONC / HND or degree, or ability to demonstrate of sufficient equivalent knowledge and experience. 
  • A can-do, will do attitude 

If you believe you have the skills and experience to excel within this role please apply direct with your up to date CV and details of your current package. 

To apply please submit a current CV, along with details of your current earnings to:

Amanda.Dobson@jigsawbusinessgroup.com

 

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