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FVV Engineering- Technician 3, Durability and Reliability
GREENSBORO NC 27403
Category: Automotive
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-89771269

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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FVV Engineering- Technician 3, Durability and Reliability
**Complete Vehicle** contributes to deliver the right Products & Services to all Volvo Group brand customers according to product segmentation and brand positioning. In Complete Vehicle we are a team of specialized functions with various responsibilities: Aftermarket technology developing aftermarket solutions for the brands; FVV breaking down features to technical requirements, as well as verifying and validating products and services; Product Design translating the soul of the brand to a product message; Product Builds delivering all truck and component builds; Special Vehicle Development developing niche products.

In Complete Vehicle we are close to end customers, understanding their needs and behaviors. Our engaged teams have a holistic view of the entire truck and bring hands-on truck experience.


**Features, Verification & Validation** is a global organization using deep customer knowledge to break down customer features into technical requirements. We drive validation plans to reach the requested feature level and secure end customer satisfaction. We also manage the verification plans thanks to world class physical and virtual tests on the complete vehicle such as durability testing in rigs, fuel economy testing, reliability testing with customers and a variety of simulations and tests with trucks on proving grounds and open roads. Our skilled and engaged teams are located in Gothenburg, Lyon, Greensboro, Curitiba, Bangalore and Ageo.


**Job Summary**


Work within a team of technicians and test engineers to prepare, develop, instrument, & perform a variety of complete vehicle tests. This may include: mechanical labor, prototype development, installation and troubleshooting of instrumentation and sensors, setup and maintenance of test rigs, perform tests under direction of test engineer (which will include driving and travel).


**Accountabilities/Responsibilities**


+ Completes workshop-related assignments to support product development validation engineering activities

+ Applies organized, systematic, and detailed mechanical methods to fulfill goals of assignment relating to vehicle components or systems. Assignments are phases of larger project or lesser complete projects that involve significant repair or modification to vehicles

+ Participates in departmental resource-planning activities

+ Maintains a well-defined relationship with engineering staff including design engineering

+ Maintain a current CDL in order to operate vehicle


**Education, Experience, Knowledge and Skills**


+ High School Diploma. Associates degree preferred

+ Min. 8 years of truck/trailer service experience

+ 5 ~ 10 years testing experience

+ Experience with Service tools, diagnostic equipment

+ Able to lift 50 LBS


**Leadership Competencies**


+ Technical learning- has the ability and desire to learn new tools and to stay updated with the latest technological advancements in the industry

+ Learning on the fly- Learns quickly when facing new problems, a relentless and versatile learner. Welcomes change, analyzes both successes and failures for clues to improvement

+ Perseverance- Pursues everything with energy, drive, and a need to finish Seldom gives up before finishing, especially in the face of resistance or setbacks

+ Action oriented- gets things done, approaches tasks with end goal in mind and stays focused on completion

+ Customer focus/Is dedicated to meeting expectations of internal and external customers


**Personal Skills**


+ Complete understanding of heavy duty truck and trailer systems and functions

+ Complete understanding of A/C Systems; complete understanding of AC/DC Electrical Systems

+ Should be able teach new employees & help develop Tech 1-2's / Should set good examples, keep positive attitude, & be flexible to the product development environment

+ Needs to be able to identify & Set-up each DAQ system that is needed for each test within assigned department and know how the instrumentation works with the DAQ system. Needs complete ability of troubleshooting technical problems

+ Needs Strong understanding of Protus, tech tool, EBD & KOLA

+ Must have Strong PC skills - Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook

+ Must be willing to travel

+ Must maintain a Class A CDL


**Reports to**


+ Group Manager: FVV Workshop and Test Labs


**About us**


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, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.


**Volvo Group Trucks Technology** provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support.


With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.


**Auto req ID**

83428BR

**Entity**

Group Trucks Technology

**State/Province**

North Carolina

**City/Town**

Greensboro

**Employment/Assignment Type**

Regular

**Travel Required (Maximum)**

Occasional

**Last application date**


**Functional Area**

Technology


Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran

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