Lead Emissions Engineer

Job Title: Lead Emissions Engineer
Job Reference: LB0000CKOCG612

Location: Daventry
Job Type: Permanent

£45 - £50 per hour, Benefits: ltd co rate
Sector: Engineering

Posted 4 days ago

Lead Emissions Engineer

£45 - £50 an hour

12 month Contract

A well established and world renowned manufacturing business in the Northamptonshire area is recruiting for a contract Lead Emissions Engineer to join their team on a 12 month basis with the potential to extend beyond. 

This business has seen major developments over the last 12 months where there are many emerging opportunities for growth within the business and career development. 

The Lead Emissions Engineer will have the following responsibilities: 
-          Main contact point for all powertrain / Engine emission related work within the testing area.

-          Design, implementation and validation of test systems surrounding Engine Testing systems and the peripherals

-          Project work will focus on major test cell improvement activities & associated capital projects.  For Example. Installing of new gas emissions equipment, PM, smoke meters, new test cell fuel system, heat exchanger upgrade.

-          Calibration of emissions measurement systems.

-          Deliver functional Powertrain test systems with and surrounding documentation.

-          Continually improve processes surrounding the test equipment design and calibration with tools such as MSA, Problem solving techniques, fault tree analysis.

-          Lead and direct work completed by technicians within the testing function, guiding and coaching where appropriate.

The Lead Emissions Engineer candidate: 

- Degree / HNC/D in relevant Engineering discipline preferred

- Strong demonstrable practical experience within the area of Testing and measuring Engine Emissions.

- Knowledge of combustion Engines including Natural gas and diesel.

- Fundamental understanding of gas composition measurement systems

- Project management ability.   

If you believe you match the above criteria and would like to apply, please immediately submit your cv via the job board to be considered.




Julie Alton

Managing Director

I know that it may sound cliché, but recruitment really is my passion. I have worked in Engineering Recruitment since 1993 and always strive to be known for providing quality recruitment solutions. In an industry where reputation is foremost, I have aimed to maintain a high-quality, honest-service approach throughout all of my roles.

In 2000 I was approached to join the Simon Holdings Group, with a view to extending their Technical Recruitment presence into the Midlands, thereby complementing the progress of their Jenrick Engineering brand in the South since 1967.

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Jenrick Engineering have moved offices!

Jenrick Engineering Burton have enjoyed an extremely busy start to the year – with the amount of available jobs up by  23%, and an increase of new clients up by 10% for the same period of 2017. Due to an increase of investment in various sectors within engineering and manufacturing, businesses are recruiting more people to help cover the demand of the increased number of contracts that have been on the rise in the last 18 months. As Jenrick Engineering are the go to recruitment agent for a lot of the UK’s largest engineering and manufacturing businesses, the need to recruit more staff internally has led for the need for larger offices. From 1 July 2018 Jenrick Engineering have moved offices from 190 Horninglow Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 1NG to their new offices: Badger Farm, Willow Pit Lane, Hilton, Derby, DE65 5FN. The new offices boast 2,000 sq. ft. of open plan space with purpose built interviewing and conference facilities offering clients a confidential space to conduct off site interviews at no cost.


The extra space and open plan layout will enhance our internal communication and knowledge on available roles and candidates which increases the speed to which we can respond to vacancies, and will allow for Jenrick Engineering to further recruit internal staff to enhance the excellent service provided to a range of clients within the engineering, food and drink and manufacturing sectors. It will also allow Jenrick Engineering to support new sectors and industries that are currently experiencing a high demand for highly skilled permanent, interim personnel and contractors.


To find out more on how Jenrick Engineering can help you with all your recruitment needs please contact Julie Alton, Managing Director here:


T 01283 548121


E julie.alton@jenrickengineering.co.uk


Or come in and visit our new office here:


Badger Farm, Willow Pit Lane, Hilton, Derby, DE65 5FN

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