EDS Technician

Location Basildon
Discipline: Technicians
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Laura Hopson

Contact email: LHopson@select-engineering.net
Contact phone: 01245 403560
Job ref: 29886
Published: 4 months ago
Duration: Perm
Expiry date: 05 May 2023 23:59

The Tier 1 Supplier is a full systems supplier of wire harness, electrical, data products and solutions enabling vehicle electrification, connectivity, and autonomy integration. With approximately 250,000 employees in 45 countries, the Tier 1 Supplier is driving and optimizing vehicle electrification and power distribution architecture and developing advanced electric components for hybrid and full electric vehicles.

Over the years, this has promoted a culture of trust and teamwork and defines us as a unique global company. This is the basis for our motto 'One for All, All for One'.

We are currently recruiting for permanent Technician to be based at our Basildon site. The main purpose of the role is to support the EDS design team and program teams with diagnostics, repair, reworking and sample manufacture of vehicle wiring harnesses.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Rework of prototype harnesses and vehicles based on WSR's, PR's, rework sheets, detail drawings and specifications.

Keep clear records of work carried out.

Manufacture of sample harnesses to support special actions, prototype build changes / issues and package trials based on sketches, drawings and mark ups. Keep clear records of work carried out.

Support testboard assembly, fault diagnosis, rework and repair. With help from prototype coordinator and systems engineers. Keep clear records of work carried out.

Provide prototype build support when necessary due to absence of prototype coordinator or high workload. Keep clear records of work carried out.

Assist DVP team with vehicle and testboard DVP testing when required.

Order and maintain stock of commonly used connector, terminals, seals, wire, clips, grommets etc to aid above tasks.

Provide support to Dagenham production line for V6 / V8 Diesel engine EDS where required by team. Keep clear records of work carried out.

Main contact for health and safety for workshop area in Southfields office.

Responsible for tools and workshop equipment stock, replacement and maintenance.

Support office and workshop maintenance as required and within capability level

Quality Management System (QMS) as defined in the Quality Management Handbook


Knowledge of how to read and apply drawings, sketches and circuit diagrams

Extensive knowledge of vehicle EDS

Vehicle electrical system diagnostics and ratification

Experienced in reworking and producing vehicle wiring harnesses

Ability to work well both independently and as part of a diverse team

Good time management skills and ability to prioritise tasks

Excellent communication skills in written & verbal English

Self-sufficient, self-motivated and proactive

Proficient with Microsoft office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Project

High attention to detail

Full valid driving licence to drive in the UK

Right to work in the UK


Competitive Salary

Pension Scheme

Private Healthcare including medical cash plan  

Life Assurance

26 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)

Training and Development Opportunities