Project Support Engineer


Project Support Engineer

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Intertek, Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 9 Jul | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 15954b161b784e9da4f2f7af9bcf87ff

Full Job Description

You will work closely with the Project Support & Facilities team and Project Engineers to ensure timely and efficient set-up of new customer projects to deliver industry-leading service across two test facilities in Milton Keynes. Help to identify and implement improvements in equipment and operating practices to drive continuous improvement for the benefit of Intertek and our customers.

Main tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Working with Project Engineers to derive and deliver technical requirements for customer projects

  • Technical ownership of test cell and equipment configuration for each project

  • + Instrumentation
    + Equipment set-up
    + H&S sign-off
    + Project-specific risk assessments
    + Fault finding and rectification
  • Standardisation of test set-up equipment, configuration and procedures

  • Commissioning of new equipment

  • Responsibility for mobile test equipment procurement, maintenance, calibration and configuration

  • Awareness and communication of risks and issues

  • Contribute to the departmental communications plan including regular meetings, team briefings and one to one meetings

  • Contribute to department KPI data as agreed with Project Support & Facilities Manager to drive a step-change in project set-up times

  • Maintain asset databases to track equipment status

  • Ensure controlled documents are maintained within the Quality system

  • Manage external suppliers of critical equipment and services to ensure efficient equipment operation

  • Identify and implement continuous improvement opportunities

  • What We Offer

    Join Intertek and become part of our global network of inspiring and entrepreneurial colleagues. We are a global family that values diversity and we thrive working together with precision, pace and passion. We are working to make the world Ever Better, ensuring the quality, safety and sustainability of products and services used by millions of people around the world.

  • Competitive salary/benefits

  • Development and career opportunities around the Globe

  • Working in a highly motivated team and dynamic working environment

  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer who does not discriminate against applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex or national origin.

    Intertek operates a preferred supplier arrangement and we do not accept unsolicited approaches from agencies.
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  • Development, configuration, modification and debugging of test cell control & data acquisition software (e.g N.I Labview, Veristand, SierraCP Cadet, AVL Puma, FEV Morphee or similar)

  • Strong technical understanding and hands on experience of powertrain test cells, facilities & chambers and their component parts.

  • Measurement and instrumentation equipment/devices such as power analysers, oscilloscopes, fuel weighers, emissions/particulate measurement, sensors and transducers.

  • A/C drives and Batt SIM fault finding and test system integration experience.

  • System communications - E.g CAN, Flexray, LIN, Modbus, RS232/485 etc.

  • Capable of extracting key actions/issues and determining required action