Website Perpetual Partnerships Ltd

Job Title: Automotive Test Engineer

Location: Lancashire

Salary: Up to £45,000 depending on experience 

This is an exciting opportunity for a Test Engineer to join a skilled team in Lancashire, contributing to the development of driveline products for various applications, including Electric Vehicle technology, while gaining valuable skills and experiences in a supportive environment. 

Why You Should Apply:

  • Chance to be part of a skilled and experienced team.
  • Opportunity to work on innovative projects in driveline testing and development.
  • Platform for skill development and career progression.


  • Develop and maintain job-specific risk assessments.
  • Ensure adherence to appropriate safety protocols and use of personal protective equipment.
  • Provide regular updates to customers and ensure timely project delivery.
  • Deliver accurate test reports within agreed timelines.
  • Execute tests to professional standards within allocated resources.
  • Analyse test data and validate results.
  • Ensure equipment calibration and project documentation are up to date.
  • Identify and implement improvements in work systems and data handling.

Key Skills/Attributes & Experience:

  • Degree level education or equivalent experience in relevant engineering discipline (Mechanical, Electrical, Mechatronic).
  • Interest and passion for driveline test and development, including HV electric machines.
  • Previous industry experience in driveline testing (desirable) 
  • Knowledge of mechanical driveline and electric vehicle drive systems (desirable) 
  • Familiarity with test bed control systems and CAN communications (preferred) 
  • CAD experience (preferred) 
  • Instrumentation and data acquisition skills (preferred) 

Company Benefits:

  • Competitive salary up to £45,000.
  • Opportunities for training and skill development.
  • Employee discount scheme.
  • Healthcare.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please submit your CV to Chris Hill by email or phone 01565 743190.

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