Mechanical Assembly Technician

Swansea, Wales
19 Feb 2018
19 Mar 2018
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an excellent opportunity to become part of the Production Team at a subsidiary of this technology company.

They currently have a rare and fantastic opening at this growing site, based at Swansea, to join an innovative forward-thinking company and work as part of a friendly and highly motivational team in an excellent working environment.

They are a world leading, rapidly growing business within the NDT Industry undertaking design, development and manufacture of specialist inspection equipment for the non-destructive testing (NDT) industry.

Main Purpose of Job:

To mechanically prepare, assemble, test and repair a range of equipment.

Main Tasks:
- Work as part of the Production Team to achieve Production Targets and KPIs
- Communicate effectively with all Company Departments to efficiently control supplies.
- To prepare component parts for assembly using tools such as vertical bandsaw, cordless drills and bench grinding wheels.
- To carry out complete mechanical assembly of various models to completion.
- To fully test and complete documentation to required level for each assembly
- To assist with any engineering change notices for the update or design modification of range
- To be available for overtime working when required
- Involvement in annual stock-takes
- Ensure that Company Quality Policy and Procedures are applied at all times
- Ensure that Company Health & Safety Policy and Procedures are applied at all times
- Any other duties as required by the Production Manager, Production supervisor.

Person Specification

- GCSE's grade C or above in Mathematics, science and English

- On the job training will be given for the assembly techniques but the experience below will be advantageous.

- Working in a mechanical workshop/manufacturing environment
- Working with power tools such as cordless drill/pillar drill/bench grinder (abrasive wheels)

Skills Requirement:
- Commercially minded
- Good oral and written communication skills
- Ability to interface with people at all levels
- Highly motivated and flexible as overtime is sometime required
- Must be able to work well individually and as part of a team
- Must be able to work accurately, efficiently
- Eye for detail
- Familiar with Lean/JIT techniques
- Intermediate level Excel, Word and Outlook
- Arithmetic skills
- Ability to problem solve under pressure and think outside the box
- Good eye sight with or without eyesight correction