MAHLE Powertrain, LLC. Dynamometer Technician in Plymouth, Michigan
Together, we move the world-we've been doing it for over 100 years. At MAHLE, as a leading international development partner and systems supplier to the automotive industry, we pursue the objective of making mobility more efficient, more environmentally friendly, more convenient, and more economical. As part of our dual strategy, we are working both on the intelligent combustion engine for the use of hydrogen and other nonfossil fuels and on technologies for fuel cells and e-mobility. With more than 77,000 employees, MAHLE generated sales of approximately EUR 12.0 billion in 2019 and is represented in over 30 countries with 160 locations, including 16 major research and development centers. Join our MAHLE team! #StrongerTogetherYour Role Responsibilities * Responsible for the quality and execution of performance and emissions testing on gasoline or diesel engines* Participate in department activities to test and develop engines and to help improve testing and data analysis techniques* Support as required the specification, set up, maintenance, and calibration of high level test equipment such as combustion analyzers and emissions benches* Support as required: set up, tune, data collection, cycle writing etc. for dyno control systems* Support engine installation to test cells including mounting, dyno drive shaft selection, torque transducer selection etc.* Ability to implement general test equipment e.g. heat exchangers, pumps, flow meters, valves, transducers etc.* Familiarity with standardized test cycles* Ability to perform intermediate vehicle level work, including instrumentation, powertrain RR, support of calibration projects and trips, etc.* Work closely with customers in addition to internal teams in base engine gasoline, diesel, and alt fuel test and development activities* Resolve problems using solutions that involve new techniques, technologies, or concepts* Maintain a working knowledge of new technologies that may improve operations, and develop recommendations accordingly* Maintain awareness of the Company Quality System* Observe all safety rules and regulations. Must act safely and be responsible for the safety of others around work area* Employees duties are not limited to those stated above, but are inclusive of any tasks assigned by supervisor/managerYour Skills Strengths * 3+ years of dynamometer testing related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience* 3+ years of experience with performance and emissions test cell setup and operation* Ability to prepare engines for testing with minimal input information* Ability to tear down, instrument, and rebuild gasoline and diesel engines with minimal to no assistance* Work effectively with a variety of people such as; management, design, calibration, build, and test engineers, as well as customers and supplier representatives* Knowledge of customer processes and procedures* Knowledge of customer quality requirements* Must be self-motivated and the possess the drive to complete tasks in a timely manner and with appropriate attention to detail* Microsoft Office SkillsIn addition to work in a great team, we encourage you to reach your personal potential and through outstanding learning and development opportunities. Exciting assignments and personalized support for your career are available to you.