Build Technician - 6 Month contract

Sussex Recruitment Ltd
East Grinstead, West Sussex
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is looking for an apprentice served engineer or toolmaker with ultra high vacuum experience to work as part of the production team responsible for building all products from start to final test. This will include research systems from the wiring stage up to and including the start of final test and or the building and final testing of machines up to and including final packing.

This role is for a 6 month contract.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Mechanical fitting skills
  • Basic electrical skills
  • Cable routing and fitting of electrical and electronic instrumentation
  • Handling and fitting of UHV components
  • Handling and assembly of precision UHV components
  • Handling and assembly of precision mechanical assemblies
  • Knowledge of programmable logic controllers and programs
  • UHV helium leak checking
  • Computer skills - Outlook, MS word and Excel
  • Ability to follow specific build and test procedures
  • Advantage software


  • Experience in UHV vacuum techniques and requirements
  • Working with High Voltage power supplies
  • Experience of working with 3rd angle drawings/BS308
  • Organised with good house-keeping skills
  • High degree of reliability and punctuality
  • Flexibility
  • Self motivation

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