Engine Builder

35000.00 - 39500.00 GBP Annual
11 Jun 2018
09 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Responsible for the restoration, repair and complete manufacture of a variety of historic and classic car engines, working to the highest standards of quality as required by our client.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Striping and rebuilding complete engines in line with Company processes and quality standards
• Fault finding and diagnosis
• Reading and following complex engineering drawings
• Constructing sub assemblies
• Use of measurements tools (hardness check, torque wrenches, thermocouple, pressure sensors, engine timing clock)
• Attending the Dyno to participate in the testing of completed engines
• Attending trade shows if required to promote Engine Shop capabilities
• Accurately record own work and submit a daily timesheet on a timely basis
• Liaise with the Stores department to obtain parts and consumables, ensuring that Company stock control procedures are followed at all time.
• Work to project timelines as directed by the Engine Shop Team Leader
• Liaise with the colleagues within other Group Companies where projects overlap
• Ensure good standards of customer service when dealing with internal and external customers
• Accurately complete job sheets and other Company paperwork as required
• Know and follow Health and Safety Procedures at all times
• Any other duties as may reasonably be requested

Minimum Qualifications:

• Qualified Mechanical Engineer
• Experienced Automotive Engine Builder with a thorough knowledge of Historic/Race Car Engines

Position Competencies:

• Attention to detail and commitment to quality standards
• Good customer service skills
• Planning and organisational skills
• Excellent mechanical engineering skills
• Ability to follow instructions accurately
• Ability to work on own initiative