Solderers. (electrical assembly)

Shorterm Limited
£20000 - £21000 per annum
18 Feb 2019
27 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job title: Solderers. (electrical assembly)
Job location: Burton upon Trent.
Shifts: Days only.
Salary: £21,000 per annum.
Hours per week: 39 hours per week.
Duration: 18 months' contract with client (likely to go permanent).
Start date: immediate.

Client Summary:

Leading manufacturer and front line supplier of powertrain products based in the UK and Ireland. Areas of expertise include Engine Overhaul, final Drive Overhaul and locomotive refurbishment.

Position Summary

As a Soldering Operator you will play in an essential role in the repair, modification and overhaul of electronic products. You will be responsible for both mechanical and hand assembly. You will be using PCB board layouts, BOM part lists and written instructions in order to assemble, rework and/or re-assemble units.

Key duties

* Manual electronic assembly - hand placing components on PCBs.

* Work on own initiative or as part of a team within a dedicated team of electricians working to production deadlines.

* Build of printed circuit board to meet or exceed established quality standards and per the documentation or instructions provided.

* To be flexible and work in any assembly area, accepting the possible varying shift patterns and also to help if required in non-assembly areas.

* Record components used at each stage of repair, modification and overhaul, for the purposes of reporting to the customer and maintaining repair history records.

* Undertake any required training in related processes.

* Where equipment does not achieve required outputs, does not fit together, etc. to investigate, fault find and diagnose likely causes and where possible correct the fault. Notify appropriate personnel of actual and potential problems.

* Ensure quality requirements are met by working to technical documents and work instructions.

* Carry out minor maintenance tasks and specified routine preventative maintenance some of which may be outside the assembly areas.

* Participate in continuous improvement workshops to increase efficiency within the company. Utilise improvement tools such as 5S to improve the flow and workplace layout.

* Raise Non Conformance Records as appropriate.

* Communicate to Supervision/Manager any deficiencies in the production activity as they are detected and suggest any possible actions to correct these deficiencies.

* To attend site to provide technical support and assistance to the customer, when required.

* Comply with Company and statutory Quality, Health & Safety, Environmental and Personnel policies and procedures.

Person Profile/Experience:

*An Understanding and background in Electronics and assembly.

*Numerate and literate to a GCSE standard.

*IT literate and fully conversant with Microsoft Office applications.

*Able to use electronic test equipment and experience in soldering Experience of manufacturing/overhaul processes.

*Previous experience in electronic testing, fault finding and repair.

Contact Information: Alex Cameron
Phone: (Direct Line) 01332 226664


Please note due to the volume of applications, we can only commit to contact those candidates we deem suitable for the position. However, we may retain your details and contact you in the future should suitable positions arise.
Please note the above job specification could be subject to change as agreed with our client.
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