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  • Job reference: RMS0150698

Technical Assistant

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Crewe
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 12/12/2014
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The Company:
Is a leading Automotive manufacturer with a reputation for outstanding quality the world over. With demand increasing and an upturn in production, there is a need to bring further skills into the business to deliver on current and future projects.

The Role:

To provide administrative support for the Powertrain Engine Management Team, managing databases, and coordinating purchasing activities.



- Support department operation with general administrative tasks
- Functional Manager diary management and meeting preparation
- Compiling and distributing test facility status and utilisation
- Minute taking, preparing presentations, timesheets, Holiday booking

Database management

- Engine calibrations
- Filing of engine ECU calibrations in appropriate master file structure.
- Transfer of file structure to Engine Test Facility PCs
- Facility Maintenance
- Create and maintain a tracker of facility issues.
- Co-ordinate and report progress of issue resolution in collaboration with the Maintenance department.
- Purchasing
- Co-ordinate all purchase order requests for the department
- Liaise with other Powertrain Coordinator’s/Administrator’s for Capital Expenditure requests
- Raise, track and expedite Purchase orders as necessary


- Actively support the development of QMS in order to control and development all necessary processes and to ensure compliance with TS16949 and other relevant quality standards


- Ability to work within the team on own initiative and liaise with all levels of management.
- Ability to work within a technical environment and communicate effectively with all members of the team.
- Ability to work with other departments within the business and facilitate communication with the team.


- Detailed working knowledge of Microsoft Office software including Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Access for Applications.


- Educated to A Level standard or with proven Administration experience and have a technical background and automotive experience, power train beneficial
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