motor vehicle engine tester

Description

Motor vehicle engine testers test the performance of diesel, petrol, gas and electric engines in specialised facilities such as laboratories. They position or give directions to workers positioning engines on the test stand. They use hand tools and machinery to position and connect the engine to the test stand. They use computerised equipment to enter, read and record test data such as temperature, speed, fuel consumption, oil and exhaust pressure.

Scope notes

Excludes motor vehicle engine inspector.

Alternative label

  • truck engine inspection technician

  • lorry engine tester

  • diesel engine tester

  • vehicle engine inspection technician

  • car engine inspection technician

  • gas engine tester

  • electric engine tester

  • truck engine tester

  • diesel engine inspection technician

  • engine inspection engineer

  • gas engine inspection technician

  • engine inspection technician

  • bus engine inspection technician

  • hybrid engine tester

  • coach engine tester

  • car engine tester

  • engine tester

  • hybrid engine inspection technician

  • petrol engine tester

  • electric engine inspection technician

  • bus engine tester

  • petrol engine inspection technician

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/b50ae5f6-3f67-4cc7-92bb-6cec7214bfc4