Propulsion Facilities Engineer

Location: Millbrook, Bedfordshire
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Job Summary

Reporting to – Propulsion Facilities Manager

This is a key role in Propulsion Facilities team. The successful candidate will provide engineering support for the emission measurement systems and chassis dynos.

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide all technical support for Millbrook Engineering team preparing the facilities in Propulsion department to perform tests activities according to customer requirements
  • Provide engineering support for chassis dynamometers and associated emission systems and climatic chamber
  • Enhance facility availability in order to increase operational efficiency and maximize running time
  • Perform electrical and mechanical maintenance: corrective and preventive
  • Assure all instruments are calibrated and generating reliable data
  • Standardise and integrate the facility test equipment
  • Develop test schedule in automation systems
  • Act in accordance with the behaviours for Millbrook staff at all times



  • Engineering Degree
  • (MSc in the automotive field would be an advantage)


  • Must have experience with emission measurement devices such as emission analyzers, gravimetric particle measurement, particle counter and/or FTIR, preferably in the automotive field
  • Familiar with chassis dynamometers
  • Instrumentation experience (thermocouples, pressure transducers, voltage, and electric current)
  • Automotive background preferably in an engine testing or chassis dynamometer environment


  • Solid knowledge of emissions measurement systems and data recording devices
  • Understanding of constant volume sampler systems (CVS)
  • Expertise in Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
  • Good general IT skills especially MS Excel and computer network
  • Familiarity with AVL iGEM is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of AVL Concerto software is desirable.

Personal Behaviours

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proactive in finding solutions
  • Good understanding of H&S practices
  • Analytical thinking


  • Willing to undergo a Criminal Disclosure check.

Other information

Working Environment:                         Office/ Lab

Travel Required:                                   Travel as required within the UK and mainland Europe


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