Mechanical Technician - Wellesbourne

Rate: £16.85 per hour

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Contract

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 27289-aj

Expiration date: 06 June 2017


Job Purpose: The purpose of this role is to build, prepare, service and maintain Aston Martin prototype vehicles / bucks to facilitate both whole vehicle & component testing in line with design verification programme objectives of all future AM product. Provide flexible support through the whole build process BIW to Trim & Final

Job Purpose:
The purpose of this role is to build, prepare, service and maintain Aston Martin prototype vehicles / bucks to facilitate both whole vehicle & component testing in line with design verification programme objectives of all future AM product. Provide flexible support through the whole build process BIW to Trim & Final

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Manufacture /sub-assembly of relevant components
  • Assembly of components and fit to vehicle / buck in sequence of build, adhering to process planning sheets or work request sheet.
  • Provide flexible support as required in both Trim & Final assembly and BIW assembly.
  • Preparation & shakedown of prototype vehicles/bucks for DVP testing, attribute sign-off events, mileage accumulation.
  • Support prototype test vehicles whilst on test, both in the UK and abroad.
  • The post holder will undertake other duties as may be required to achieve the Company’s objectives, commensurate with the grading of the post.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Full Apprenticeship (Motor Vehicle background)
  • Prestige Vehicle Experience
  • Prototype Test Vehicle Experience
  • Work experience preparing and supporting Prototype test vehicles.
  • Understanding of computer systems and software including MS Word & Excel.
  • Knowledge of Aston Martin Product would be an advantage
  • Knowledge and experience of whole vehicle builds including body assembly
  • Team player but also able to work independently
  • Self-starting, relishes challenges
  • Problem solver
  • Flexible and adaptable to new situations
  • Ability to travel to support tests
  • Clean Driving License
  • Must be prepared to work in both BIW and Trim & Final assembly as program demands dictate.