Team Leader - Bearing Testing

30 Jan 2019
27 Feb 2019
Contract Type
The Role:

Are you an experienced Test Manager or Leader with knowledge of automotive engine/component testing?

Are you self-motivated and able to work alone as well as part of a wider team?

Are you able to work to tight time constraints, producing highly accurate work?

As Head of Testing Operations you'll be the technical lead for a small team of engineers and technicians responsible for the smooth running of the test rigs and metrology laboratory, along with leading the development of new innovative test solutions.

Some areas that would pique our interest are:

- Experience of leading a team in a mechanical, tribology or material science environment

- Mechanical testing, data analysis and report writing skills

- Automotive component R&D testing

- Desire to influence future development and technologies

- Strong statistical approach to problem solving

- Project leadership and Continuous Improvement

The Company:

My client has has 17 R&D centres are part of the 170 global sites, with rugby being one of the R&D innovation hubs, specifically for the development of bearings, bushings and hydrodynamic coatings.

About Fircroft:

Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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