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  • Job reference: RMS0202702

Vehicle Test Supervisor

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 21/11/2018
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
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    (11/01/19)
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The Role:
We are currently recruiting for a Vehicle Test Supervisor to supervise and optimise scheduling within the vehicle test department of our client, a global supplier to the automotive industry.

Requirements:
- Project lead and deliver test projects at optimum profit, quality and timing
- To research and recommend suitable technologies and equipment to support future requirements
- To develop relationships with key customers towards obtaining test work opportunities
- To lead external and internal 'test' projects and deliver them at optimum profit/cost, quality and timing
- To supervise the preparation and rapid installation of vehicles onto test facilities ready to test
- To maintain vehicle test procedures
- To develop the capabilities of team members including training requirements
- To liaise with quality departments to ensure compliance of Build and Test with Company procedures
- Other duties as directed

Our client is offering a competitive salary alongside benefits, combined with excellent opportunities for growth and development, tailored specifically for you. This is ensured through regular meetings focused on feedback and a diverse training program. Our client values outstanding performance, that's why their goal is to work with you so you can achieve success.

The Company:
is an industry leading supplier to the automotive industry, recognised for producing products and parts that focus on addressing all the crucial issues relating to powertrain and air conditioning technology - both for drives with combustion engines and for e-mobility. A global brand that offering flexibility and development opportunities to all employees, helping them to take their ideas from inception through to production.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Qualifications:
- A degree in Automotive, Mechanical or Production Engineering OR
- A minimum of five years supervisory experience in a vehicle test or Emissions environment

Skills & Experience:
- Responsible for maximising utilisation of test facilities
- Responsible for Test department's data checking and reporting tools and for allocation of test vehicles onto suitable test facilities
- Responsible for supporting facility specification and analysis including test equipment
- Responsible for Build and Test compliance with Company quality procedures
- Detailed knowledge of emissions legislation - current and future
- Understanding of Health and Safety, Risk and COSHH assessments

Competencies:
- Self motivation and drive
- Keen to continuously improve
- Good communication skills
- Commercial Awareness
- Project Management knowledge

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