Trainee Optical Engineer

Scope Personnel
London (Greater)
From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus bonus, pension, private medical
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is one of the largest photographic and imaging companies globally, having been established over 80 years ago. They are renowned for their innovative approach and now operate in a number of fields, including Medical, Printing and Optics.Due to continued strong performance we are seeking to recruit a Trainee Optical Engineer.

Key responsibilities

·Manage communication of requirement, despatch and receipt of spare parts

·Manage collection and return of demonstration lenses, including loan documentation for customers

·Support Technical Manager with lens repair and maintenance activity

·Issue and maintenance of documentation (price lists and other material) and record keeping

·General sales and service administrative duties including local invoice administration. Marketing support and supplier liaison

·Office point of contact for customer telephone enquiries and supplier/courier deliveries

·Occasional attendance at industry events and on site customer support.

Key competencies

·Diligent, detailed and reliable

·Smart and presentable with ability to communicate well with customers, partners and suppliers

·Able to work using own initiative and without supervision

·Familiar with and able to use to a proficient standard MS Office suite

·Previous experience of general office administration and technical support

·GCSE English and Maths minimum grade B.

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