Machine Operator and Programmer

Starting Salary: Competitive | Type: Permanent | Location: Colchester, Essex

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The Company:

A successful, internationally known manufacturer of complex, high reliability printed circuit board assemblies used in many different demanding high technology markets around the world, for example: telecommunications, defence, and aerospace sectors.

The company’s products are designed, developed, and manufactured in-house in the UK.

Job specification:

Working as part of our dedicated Manufacturing team, programming, operating, and maintaining one of our processing lines, reporting to the Manufacturing Manager.

  • Writing programmes for the machine to meet the requirements of relevant drawings.
  • Operate machine to maintain consistent high quality.
  • Identify programming and process issues and implement appropriate solutions.
  • Inspection of final assemblies to ensure workmanship meets drawing and IPC standard requirements.
  • Touch-up assemblies as required to maintain consistent high quality.
  • Perform general housekeeping duties to always provide a safe and clean working environment.
  • Additional manufacturing tasks as may be required from time to time.

Experience:

Previous related experience of electronic processing equipment is desired but not essential as full training will be given on all equipment.

Required skills:

  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Computer literate.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good manual dexterity.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of running electronic processing machinery.
  • Be able to read and understand engineering drawings.
  • Be able to identify programming and process issues with equipment.
  • Experience of soldering/reworking of circuit boards.
  • An understanding of IPC standards IPC-830 and IPC-A-610.

 

 

Starting Salary: Competitive | Type: Permanent | Location: Colchester, Essex

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