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Production Technician – G1

Electric Assisted Vehicles Ltd (EAV) is a sustainable, zero-emissions vehicle manufacturer and technology innovation company based in Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire with people and the future at the heart of everything we do.

EAV is committed to a mission of holistic sustainability and business growth through environmental awareness and creative innovation. Our industrious community of talent believe that we’re designing and building a better future for everyone through our collective TransportFutures Vision, a vision which is powered by our people.

We want to make a difference and are looking for enthusiastic individuals who share this vision to join our fast growing team.

Production Technician – G1

Inexperienced or Junior build technician working in production to assemble EAV cargo bikes.

Working in one of 3 build areas:

  • Body & Box Build – Production of the vehicle body (cab) & cargo boxes:
    • Assembly of vehicle bodies by riveting & bonding
    • Assembly of cargo boxes
    • Fitment of wiring harnesses
    • Body panel fitment
    • Adherence to customer specification
    • Component & finished assembly quality inspection
  • Sub-Assembly of Parts – Assembling parts & preparing kits for bike build:
    • Assembly of bike components from child parts into sub-assemblies
    • Building & testing of wiring harnesses
    • Kitting of vehicle line side parts
    • Component & finished assembly quality inspection
  • Trim & Final – Building complete bikes ready for delivery to the customer:
    • Assembly of chassis components to build the rolling chassis
    • Fitment of the powertrain & drivetrain
    • Wiring loom installation
    • Body & box fitment
    • Suspension, wheels and brake fitting
  • Uphold 5S for the production areas
  • Work with colleagues on root cause analysis for problem solving

The person

  • Mechanical experience is preferable, but not essential
  • Training provided to gain necessary experience in order to work independently
  • Reporting into the Lead Technician

The Detail

  • Overtime required when necessary
  • Possibility of an introduction of a shift pattern in the future
  • Permanent/full time position
  • CPD programme for all employees
  • Real potential for progression and career development
  • Regular performance reviews
  • On the job training
  • Free meal provided on site
  • Use of gym equipment on site
  • Regular team activities
  • Salary £18,000-£22,000 depending on experience

To apply, please send your CV to bethany@eav.solutions or click apply below


Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted and that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.