Offers “Volvo”

12 days agoVolvo

392 Engineering Test Tech - Level 1

  • Hagerstown, USA
  • IT development

Job description

Transport is at the core of modern society. Imagine using your expertise to shape sustainable transport solutions for the future? If you seek to make a difference on a global scale, working with next-gen technologies and the sharpest collaborative teams, then we could be a perfect match. 

This is us, your new colleagues

  The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta. We work cross-functionally and globally to exceed our customer’s expectations and reach the world class manufacturing level.  We have exciting work in front of us, and more on the horizon!  The automotive world is changing rapidly and to be part of this big change is an exciting movement.  Many growth opportunities await for individuals who are willing to join our team on this challenging journey.   


Want to learn more about Hagerstown?  

We are the Heart.  We develop and produce heavy-duty diesel engines, transmissions and axles for Volvo Group Brands.  In operation since 1961, we are a proud supportive member of the community of Washington County and its surrounding areas. 



About the Position

We are looking for a highly engaged colleague that wants to join us and the Volvo Group to help achieve our vision of becoming the most desired, innovative and successful transport solution provider in the world.   
Innovations within transport will reshape the cities of tomorrow. Automated driving, electromobility and connected vehicles will allow quieter, cleaner and safer mega-cities to grow and prosper. For us in the Volvo Group, technology means having the aspiration to move forward, constantly working together to continuously improve, fostering an environment for creative/innovative thinking and evolutionary/revolutionary problem solving - all in order to reach our vision!   


The candidate will be responsible for the running of our powertrain test cells. Demonstration of computer competency, the ability to grasp complex concepts easily, and pay attention to detail is needed.  This includes, but is not limited to the activities/responsibilities listed below.

Main Activities and Responsibilities for These Roles

·  Interested, engaged and committed to teamwork and professional development in order to lead the business towards set goals 
·  Promote and/or create a diverse and inclusive work environment  
·  Ability to think strategically and holistically in order to make decisions for what is best for the function and the facility  
·  Independent judgement and initiative are required

Core Responsibilities

·  Assist in the planning and installation of engine, transmission and/or carriers into test cells in a technologically advanced Development lab.
·  Troubleshoot, diagnose, and align correct groups for repairs of engines, transmissions and/or carriers.
·  Daily cooperation with team, engineers, and testing community
·  Run engineering test schedules following engineers work instructions
·  Finalize the installation/connection of the test object in cell, and the measurement devices
·  Daily collection of data, test maintenance, and report of progress
·  Adjustment of data in ECU with engineering agreement
·  Willing to learn, grow, be flexible, action oriented and work with a sense of urgency.
·  Ensure all testing is carried out in an efficient manner and help validate data
·  Track test and cell maintenance hours
·  Work with data and instrumentation equipment
·  Be able to lift 50 pounds

Technical Requirements

·  Strong understanding and comprehension of diesel powertrains
·  Working knowledge of computers and Microsoft applications
·  Automotive background a plus

Critical Competencies and Experience Required

·  Able to follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP/SMP) and plant safety guidelines

Minimum Education Required

·  Coursework in Microsoft Office Operating system from an accredited college and/or university and
·  2 year Associates in Engineering
·  or Associates in Diesel Power Technology
·  or 2 years Military Equivalent experience
·  or 8 years of Powertrain Development lab experience

Physical Requirements

·  Employee must be able to successfully perform the essential functions of this job
·  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

We value your data privacy and therefore do not accept applications via mail. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


Who we are and what we believe in 
Our focus on Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity allows each of us the opportunity to bring our full authentic self to work and thrive by providing a safe and supportive environment, free of harassment and discrimination. We are committed to removing the barriers to entry, which is why we ask that even if you feel you may not meet every qualification on the job description, please apply and let us decide.


Applying to this job offers you the opportunity to join Volvo Group. Every day, across the globe, our trucks, buses, engines, construction equipment, financial services, and solutions make modern life possible. We are almost 100,000 people empowered to shape the future landscape of efficient, safe and sustainable transport solutions. Fulfilling our mission creates countless career opportunities for talents with sharp minds and passion across the group’s leading brands and entities. 


Group Trucks Technology are seeking talents to help design sustainable transportation solutions for the future. As part of our team, you’ll help us by engineering exciting next-gen technologies and contribute to projects that determine new, sustainable solutions. Bring your love of developing systems, working collaboratively, and your advanced skills to a place where you can make an impact. Join our design shift that leaves society in good shape for the next generation.

Job Category:  Technology Engineering

Organization:  Group Trucks Technology

Travel Required:  No Travel Required

Requisition ID:  11774

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