We are looking for a Production Technician to build and wire both prototype and production electronic equipment. Working from drawings, circuit diagrams, and engineer’s sketches, you will ensure the work gets completed to the deadlines set by the production team. Working with key Stakeholders including Design Engineers, Production Staff and Management.
Manufacturing wiring looms and assembling connectors. Routing and fitting complex wiring to enclosures and other mechanical structures. Soldering wires and PCB repair and modification work.
Accurate assembly of equipment to Engineering drawings.
Responsibility for inspecting own and others work, checking for electrical errors and ensuring equipment is wired to drawings before passing equipment to the next stage of the manufacturing process.
Reporting to team leaders and Production Manager.
Ensure changes/modifications/improvements during the build process are documented and communicated to the Engineering team via the change request process.
Provide technical support to engineering, production and customers if required.
Ensure that all procedures are followed as specified in the Quality Manual.
Assist in the installation and commissioning of equipment and systems at customers premises if required.
Ensure work can be completed by communicating material shortages with production control and purchasing.
Maintain workplace cleanliness and organisation to agreed standards.
Assist with relevant tool calibration when required
The Successful Applicant will have:
Relevant experience in an electrical wiring field.
Have experience in a start-up or pilot production environment (desirable).
Possess a City & Guilds in Electronic Servicing Parts1& 2 (or similar) qualification.
Experience and be capable of laying wiring out to standards IPC620 and soldering to IPC610 and support other staff in achieving the same standards.
Experience of and/or be familiar with wiring standards required on military equipment.
Possess experience of Mechanical assembly skills.
Experience of terminating and splicing fibre optic assemblies a benefit.
Good communication skills, liaising with design engineers to improve and correct designs.
A resilient and adaptable approach at all times.
A team-orientated approach with the ability to build effective working relationships.
Security Clearance Requirements:
Due to the nature of our business, our staff need to be able to obtain UK Security Clearance as a mandated requirement. Therefore, if successful, you will need to provide proof of identity, employment history and right to work in the UK, along with proof of UK residency for at least five years.
What's on Offer:
A competitive salary with benefits including:
37.5 hours per week and early finish on Fridays
We operate a flexible approach for employees with the opportunity for partial remote/hybrid working where business needs allow
26 days Annual holiday (plus Bank Holidays)
Group Personal Pension Salary Sacrifice scheme
Income Protection Scheme
Company Share Incentive Plan and Save as you Earn Scheme
Group Electric Vehicle Salary Sacrifice Scheme
Recruitment Referral bonus
Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
High-Street Discounts Scheme