JOB TITLE: Assembly Technicain


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Crawley
Job Reference : 10283 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 08/01/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £20000 - £22000 per annum + holidays, pension, life insur
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Assembly Technician £20K-£22K Pension, Private Health, Life insurance after qualifying period. Crawley The Role You will join the assembly team and add to the already existing mechanical, electrical and electronic knowledge base. The team provides essential services to the manufacturing and production departments. You will be required to complete the assembly of mechanical components using fine tooling. You will be required to learn new processes and techniques.


Job Description

Assembly Technician
£20K-£22K Pension, Private Health, Life insurance after qualifying period.
Crawley

The Role

You will join the assembly team and add to the already existing mechanical, electrical and electronic knowledge base. The team provides essential services to the manufacturing and production departments.
You will be required to complete the assembly of mechanical components using fine tooling. You will be required to learn new processes and techniques to ensure the smooth running of your sections or modules. You will carry out precision quality checks on all assembled parts using computer production instructions and parameters. In this role you will test the functionality of all assembled equipment and carry out electrical safety testing. On occasions you will complete fault diagnosis and repair returned goods (full training provided). The company is forward thinking and has started to implement lean manufacturing techniques and processes such as Kaizan, Six Sigma, 5's which you will be expected to embrace.
On very rare occasions you will be required to work alongside service technicians as they install products on site in the UK or abroad. All the necessary clothing training and tools will be provided.

The Candidate

We are looking for candidates who have completed either a HNC/HND or apprenticeship in a mechanical or electrical discipline and who ideally have previously worked within assembly of mechanical, electrical or electronic products previously. Experience with the assembly of mechanical components using fine tooling will be warmly received. We would like to talk to candidates who have exposure to Kaizan, Six Sigma, 5's or any other lean manufacturing techniques. Candidates should have a professional outlook to work and have good attention to detail. Previous experience working within a manufacturing or production environment is expected of candidates.
The company has a very low turnover of employees and we are looking for candidates who are able to show loyalty and commitment and are seeking a very stable long term position with security.
The Package

Starting Salary of £20K-£22K + overtime O/T at 1.5 basic hourly rate (over 39.5 basic hrs per week) Monday 8am-12.30pm and Tuesday-Friday 8am-17.15pm. Overtime work during the week is available and very occasional weekend work is required. It is essential you are prepared to work overtime. (During the first 3 months of training there will be little overtime required.)
Out of pocket expenses reimbursed
Pension, life assurance, after qualifying probationary period (6 months)
Private healthcare and increased pension contributions after further qualifying period (2-3 years)
20 days holiday, plus UK Bank holidays - per calendar year. Holiday entitlement rises with length of service.

Bluefire consulting is an employment agency working on behalf of the client company.


Job Keywords

assembly, mechanical, electrical, engineer, factory, plant, Six Sigma, lean, production, manufacturing, electronic, quality, safety, fault, engineer, HNC, HND, Service, Kaizan, industrial, factory,



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