Automotive Engineer

Our client is a specialist technology firm operating in the UK, Europe and internationally. The company is projecting excellent growth in 2019 and is now looking to add to our specialist vehicle installation team. This is a great chance to work with the very latest vehicle technology including fitting new ADAS and Intelligent Camera solutions.

You will be primarily field-based and responsible for carrying out installation, service, and maintenance of our vehicle CCTV and vehicle safety systems into various types of commercial vehicles. Hands-on experience with HGVs, light commercials and other specialist vehicles is a must.
Travel will be required with a company vehicle and fuel card provided. They offer a competitive salary and excellent potential for overtime earnings.

*Automotive electrical experience or Auto electrical qualifications of 12VDC or 24VDC systems of 2 years minimum.
*Needs to have HGV/LGV/VAN experience, and is passionate about working with the vehicles.
*Experience with working with a wide range of commercial vehicles advantage (construction, commercial haulage, bus & coach, emergency response etc.)
*Good customer service skills are essential with daily client interaction.
*Understanding of intermediate/advanced automotive electronics components.
*Good logical and fault-finding techniques with the ability to work independently and to timelines.
*Experienced in the use of electrical automotive testing/installation equipment.
*IT/PC Literate.
*A conscientious professional who is organised and dedicated with a desire to work in a team to meet high standards and deadlines.
*Must have a full driving UK license (clean preferred).
Preferable
*Ideal location, Kent, Essex, Luton, or within the M25.
*Relevant auto electrician qualification advantage (NVQ, City and Guilds etc.)
Duties
*Traveling to various client sites / liaising with clients on-site.
*Installation of vehicle camera/vehicle CCTV equipment.
*Installation of blindspot detection systems (warning alarms, blindspot/parking sensors).
*Attending service calls to fault diagnosis and repair where necessary.
*Assisting the Development Team in testing and rolling out new technologies.

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