Hardware Assembler / Assembly Technician

Shipley, West Yorkshire, England
23 Jul 2018
20 Aug 2018
Bluetown Online
Engineering, Defence
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Hardware Filter Assembler

Location: Shipley, West Yorkshire

Salary: Competitive

Hours: Full Time

The Company are seeking key individuals to join the existing assembly teams engaged in the production of advanced electronics systems and integrated end to end RF & microwave solutions for the defence, space and security markets.

The role will consist of the assembly of intricate products to a high standard and carrying out various essential processes within the production environment following procedures and specifications in accordance with the appropriate guidelines.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Hand assembly of electronic devices using microscopes and hotplates implementing soldering, epoxy and bonding techniques
  • Working to process specifications, manufacturing instructions and required standards as determined by the product design
  • Meet requirements of line and audit inspection to IPC-A-610 and Mil standard 2000 and 883
  • Follow written, pictorial and verbal working instructions from Engineers and other team members
  • Highlight any re-work issues or problems to the Operations Support department and their Operations Management.
  • Work with the Operations Test teams and ensure smooth flow of product is maintained
  • Work with the Engineering team and Operations Support team during redesign and new product introduction
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement activities and any new working initiatives
  • Assist in the generation of new manufacturing aids as required
  • Be responsible for continuous improvement activities both individually and as part of the team
  • Contribute to and support all the lean manufacturing techniques adopted as part of the Company's Production System including 5S, Kaizen, KANBAN etc.

The Candidate:

Essential Attributes:

  • Good hand to eye co-ordination
  • Ability to follow written, pictorial and verbal working instructions
  • Patience and an eye for detail
  • Ability to consistently produce high quality work
  • Must be adaptable and have the ability to multi-skill

Desired Skills:

  • Experience of hand assembly of electronic devices
  • Experience in the use of various epoxies and solders
  • Experience of soldering/bonding
  • Experience in building intricate products using microscopes

Please click the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover letter for consideration.

Candidates with experience of; Production Assembler, Mechanical Assembler, Electro-Mechanical Assembler, Assembling Assistant, Opto-mechanical Assembly Operative, Production Operator, Production Operative, Manufacturing Operative, Process Operator, Manufacturing Engineer, Production Operator, Production Technician, Process Technician, Production Engineer will also be considered for this role.