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Electronic Assembly and Repair / Test Technician Job
« on: June 13, 2019, 07:32:13 pm »
I have a job vacancy based in Manchester as in subject topic. Not sure if it is a long shot posting here, but you never know... if any one is interested and can do this then see:

https://www.technicalconcepts.org.uk/job.htm for details.

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Re: Electronic Assembly and Repair / Test Technician Job
« Reply #1 on: July 09, 2019, 03:03:15 pm »
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Re: Electronic Assembly and Repair / Test Technician Job
« Reply #2 on: July 10, 2019, 11:58:23 am »
Full details:

Technical Concepts Ltd is a small company that designs and manufactures specialist mission critical products for the motion film industry and mining and quarrying industries.
We are now looking to recruit a new full time team member to work in the Whitefield area of Manchester. We need a motivated and hardworking technician, who already possesses and can demonstrate a high level of technical skill and quality focus.

We offer a competitive salary and a flexible approach to working hours in a supportive and friendly working environment.

If you would like to apply for the role, please send your CV and covering letter to info@technicalconcepts.org.uk outlining your experience and skills in relation to the job description and person specification below.

Person Specification:

•   Excellent organisational skills
•   Able to work on own initiative and at a fast pace
•   Highly dextrous and with a keen eye for detail
•   Excellent work ethics: punctual, trustworthy, enthusiastic and willing to learn and provide input to production process
•   Able to be quality focused at all times
•   Have a relevant NVQ Level 4 qualification (HNC) in production / electronic engineering or equivalent time served experience
•   A recent electronics degree engineering graduate with hands on project experience would be considered

Job Description:

Basic Skills:

•   Read circuit diagrams
•   Understanding parts lists and engineering drawings
•   Be able to identify electronics parts
•   Be able to use test equipment and do test procedures using equipment such as PSU’s, DMM’s and oscilloscopes
•   IT literate
•   Flashing of microcontrollers
•   Fault find to component level

PCB Assembly and Soldering Skills:

•   Manual placing and soldering conventional through hole components to PCBs
•   Manual placing and soldering of SMD components, including sizes down to 0603, 0.5mm pitch IC’s
•   Soldering wires
•   PCB re-work using soldering irons and hot air solder station
•   Knowledge of pick and place SMD machines, using simple stencil paste techniques and reflow ovens would be an advantage

Electro Mechanical Skills:

•   Mechanical assembly using screws, nuts, washers, assembling panels, PCB pillars, spacers etc
•   Electrical assembly using crimping tools, wire strippers, tinning, heat shrinking, hot air guns etc
•   Electrical assembly and mounting of switches, battery boxes, LED Indicators, connectors etc
•   Be able to use standard hand tools to carry out the full production process
•   Use workshop equipment such as drill presses, mitre saws etc…
•   Knowledge of using a desktop CNC router and 3D printer would be an advantage

Desirable Skills (but not essential):

•   Some knowledge of electronics related CAD
•   Some basic electronic design skills
•   Microcontroller software writing in C and assemble
•   Ability to build a circuit on veroboard from a circuit diagram

General Duties:

•   Packing and preparing products for dispatch
•   Tidying the workplace
•   Checking and receiving goods
•   Stock taking
•   Kitting up parts for production
•   Light to medium lifting
•   Any other duties required to carry out normal business activities

Benefits:

•   Hours of work – 40 hours / week
•   Salary £22,000 to £25,000 depending on experience
•   Flexible working hours available on agreement, with standard working day being 08:00 to 16:00
•   Half an hour for lunch break
•   20 days holiday + bank holidays
•   Free tea / coffee / mineral water provided
•   The possibility of becoming a key member of the company with potential share options for the right candidates

Additional information:

•   This position is not suitable for a person who has allergies to materials such as glue, resins, oils, grease, cleaning fluids, solder, fluxes and the like
•   A CRB/DBS check will be carried out prior to confirmation of employment
•   A military security check (National Security Vetting Solution) may also be required
•   If an interview is offered, part of the interviewing process will be a practical based on assembly of a product
•   Probation period (6 months)