30 days hols + bank holidays
23 Aug 2019
20 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Electronics Technician

At Quantum Detectors (QD) the mission is simple but important: Since 2007 we have been taking novel detector technology developed at world leading scientific facilities and making it accessible to all.

Developing products and technology that supply scientists globally with the tools required to drive research and new science technologies forward.

Position: Technician

Location: Harwell, Oxfordshire (commutable from Oxford, Newbury, Reading and surrounding areas)

Job type: Full Time, Permanent

Hours: 35 hour per week

Salary: circa. GBP22,500 per annum

Benefits: We offer a fantastic benefits package including 30 days holiday (plus bank holidays), laptop, phone and a contributory pension scheme.

About the role:

As a technician, you will work with the team to provide hands-on support in a range of ways:

From the repairing and testing of computer software / hardware and electronics equipment to the assembly, inspection and preparation of systems and documents.

You will inspect PCBs and other electronic goods when they come in from manufacture, build up computers and install operating systems.

You'll conduct FATs on some of our products, maintain stock of technical equipment, keep records in our system (JIRA), solder and prepare goods for dispatch.

You'll be given training for these tasks and will follow SOPs, but you should still be able to think on your feet and be able to work independently as well as part of a supportive team.

About you:

Successful candidates will become part of a supportive team and benefit from excellent facilities at the world class Harwell Oxford science campus (gym, sports facilities, caf??s, social and sports clubs, library, restaurant, bar, etc.) sited in the Oxfordshire countryside, a great place to continue your careers.

No agents please.

You may have experience of the following: Electronics Technician, Assistant Electronics Technician, Technician, Repairs Technician, IT Support, Technical Support, IT Engineer, IT Technician, Repairs Operator, Electrical Engineer, Electronics Engineer, etc