Assembly Technician

Recruiter
Terry Parris Associates Limited
Location
Crawley
Salary
£23k - £24k
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Confirmation of Vacancy 4031TPP Job Title: Assembly Technician Vacancy: Assembly Technician (Mechanical) Reporting To: Production Manager Essential Qualifications & Skills: - City & Guilds level 1&2&3 or HNC/HND, or apprenticeship (mechanical biased) - Assembly of mechanical components using fine tooling - Some light electrical wiring skills - Ability to work on own initiative, and plan work efficiently. - Ability to maintain concentration at a high level, with meticulous quality checks throughout - Must speak clear fluent English Advantageous Qualifications & Skills: - Previously used 3D modelling on AutoCAD programmes on the computer (for assembly only) - Previous experience with functionality testing and pre-test checks Training You will be given training in the factory to gain knowledge of components, assembly (electrical/electronic and mechanical), and product testing. Job Description Primary roles Mechanical assembly of the full range of our products. - New production lines are being set up with cell assembly techniques and processes. - Fine assembly of a range of in-house designed sub - components. - Precision quality control checks following computer production instructions and parameters. Mechanical and electrical testing - Functionality test of products using in-house designed testing equipment. - Electrical safety testing. Secondary roles Support of service department - Fault diagnosis and repair of returned goods - Occasional work on site alongside Service Technicians. This may involve travel in the UK and overseas, but is rare. Any other duties As reasonably requested in any other factory department. This could be in stores, packing, test - to assist when bottle neck situations arise. Tools & Clothing All necessary tools and safety equipment are provided. Uniform provided - including safety shoes. Remuneration package Basic annual salary for 39.5 hrs per week £23-24,000 Hours of work: Monday: 08:00 - 12:30 Tuesday - Friday: 08:00 - 17:15 O/T at 1.5 basic hourly rate (over 39.5 basic hrs per week) Overtime, when required, is worked Monday afternoons, earlier starts/later finishes. Occasional weekend work is required. Pension, life assurance, after qualifying probationary period (6 months) Private healthcare and increased pension contributions after further qualifying period (2-3 years) 33 days holiday, inclusive of bank holidays - per calendar year. Holiday entitlement rises with length of service. Format of Interviewing Process: 1st interview Discussion with Production Manager 2nd interview tour, discussion with HR. There will also be a practical test as follows: mechanical assembly approx 45 mins. Salary to £23k-£24k Permanent Crawley Job Ref: 4031TPP