SMT Technician

Sussex Recruitment Ltd
Eastbourne, East Sussex
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Sussex Recruitment are seeking a SMT Technical/Operator for their busy client in Eastbourne. Monday to Friday 3pm - 11.15pm

Key responsibilities:

  • Both mechanical, automated and hand assembly.
  • Using PCB board layouts, BOM part lists and written instructions in order to assemble, rework and/or re-assemble units and sub-assemblies.
  • Operating and performing routine maintenance on their process equipment.
  • Operating automated/manual assembly equipment such as Pick and Place, Screen Printer, AOI and Wave Solder equipment.
  • Building of printed circuit board to meet or exceed established quality standards as per the documentation or instructions provided.
  • Operating PC-driven test systems.
  • Developing, maintaining and fine tuning programming for all equipment used in SMT related machines used for circuit board assembly.
  • Machine operation, setup, line maintenance, training and helping operators on machine and assembly.
  • Troubleshooting program/process/ machine issues and fault corrections.
  • Any other reasonable duties which may be required by management from time to time.

Key skills and experience:

  • Have a good knowledge of electronics and components.
  • Have experience with pick and place, re-flow, wave soldering, AOI and screen printing programming.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • A qualification in electronics (or equivalent) is preferable but not essential.
  • Previous experience in a similar role together with a good understanding of best working practices in an SMT environment.
  • SMT hand placement/rework experience is not essential but would be advantageous.

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