Hybrid EV/BEV High Voltage Electrician

Location: Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £40 - £50 per hour +
Sectors: Mechanical
Job Type: Contract
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I am working with a client who are looking for a High Voltage Electrician of a EV/Hybrid vehicle project. The company has, at its core, a wealth of R&D expertise and experience in the BEV and Hybrid EV sector. This unique opportunity will see the successful candidate apply their automotive electrical knowledge and background to the implementation of Hybrid EV drivetrains into existing vehicles. Legislation is driving the requirement for environmentally clean vehicle propulsion. This position will support and integrate within a small, dedicated team whose goal is to be the go to producer of up-fit Hybrid drivetrains.

Location : Brighton

Rate: Negotiable

Length: 6 months with a very high likelihood of extension

Required experience

Hybrid EV/BEV High Voltage Electrician (Automotive)

Responsibilities and Duties to include, but not limited to:

  • Design and manufacture of prototype vehicle high voltage wiring harnesses/looms
  • Installation of wiring harnesses and looms
  • Design and manufacture of wiring for HV test equipment/rigs
  • Document all designs and installation procedures
  • Liaise with 3rd party manufacturers and suppliers
  • Source and procure components
  • Assist with vehicle testing and validation
  • Troubleshooting issues and repair

Person Specification

  • Minimum of 5 years (preferred) experience as an auto electrician in the automotive industry
  • Qualified to BTEC, City and Guilds or NVQ Level 3
  • Understanding or knowledge of Hybrid/BEVs desirable including both low and high power systems
  • Awareness of High Voltage electrical safety
  • A sound knowledge of whole vehicle electrical systems and integration
  • Have general engineering workshop skills
  • Good communicator
  • Exhibit good diagnostic skills
  • Be able to work independently
  • Be part of a team
  • Prepared to work flexible hours when required
  • Physically able to conduct duties
  • Highly motivated and technically minded with a passion for electrical systems
  • Valid driving licence

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