AVL North America

  • Dynamometer Test Technician I - 2nd Shift

    Job Location US
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/13/2018 7:53 AM)
  • Overview

    AVL is looking for a Dyno Test Tech to fill a need in our Ann Arbor location.  This position is for 2nd Shift

    *some overtime and weekend work is expected.

    The Dyno Test Tech. sets up, operates, and tears down experimental engines and other drivetrain components in an engine dynamometer test cell or test environment.  They support other activities related to lab operations including calibration, maintenance, and housekeeping.


    Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position



    • Performs engine test part installation and removal.
    • Conducts and observes standardized tests following test parameters and, as required, obtains and records data or ensures data has been captured by an automated system.
    • Troubleshoots problems encountered with test equipment or other items associated with conducting tests in field of specialization.
    • Conducts routine maintenance and repair on equipment, engines, etc. following established schedules and procedures.
    • Fabricates equipment and testing apparatus components following blueprints, engineering schematics, equipment manuals, handwritten or drawn notes.
    • Uses PC to generate reports and to store and retrieve data, including inventory maintenance, and ordering procedures.
    • Engages in safe work practices and advises supervisor on improvements to test equipment fabrication, installation, and operation to ensure a safe laboratory operation.
    • Maintains a clean, professional, and organized work environment and appearance.
    • Communicates test status and results with internal and external customers


    • Computer proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
    • Read and follow schematics; equipment manuals; blueprints and drawings; and sample preparation and testing procedures.
    • Application of mathematical functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and percentages.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Excellent housekeeping and organization skills.
    • May require associate’s degree or equivalent training and 0-2 years of experience in the field or related area
    • Follow instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job
    • Work under immediate supervision


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