Electrical Test Technician

Platform Resourcing
Swansea (Abertawe)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Platform Resourcing Limited are a recruitment agency based in South Wales. We take the time to understand our client and candidates needs so that we are able to help those looking to hire and those looking for work to get the best fit for them.
We are currently working in partnership with a modern hi-tech manufacturing business. This client are one of the global marker leaders with expansive growth plans. The site based on the outskirts of Swansea is key to this development.
Due to this rapid growth plan, the client are now looking to recruit a time served Electronic Technician to support the manufacturing area. This is a full time permanent vacancy and it offers market leading salary plus benefits package includes private health care, life assurance and a contributory pension.and a benefits package which includes a company contribution to a pension scheme after an induction period.Duties and Responsibilities:Working along side of the manufacturing teamWorking alongside the general maintenance team membersWorking on breakdowns Electrical BreakdownsElectrical Testing Performing Proactive Maintenance Attending Equipment BreakdownsKey test equipment MaintenanceProject WorkTo lead analysis of production wastageTo identifying root causeParticipating in continuous improvement projectsWorking on new product introduction Accountable for test equipment proactive maintenance targets.Expected to perform Test Development tasks in support of the Test Engineering Group.Expected to perform reject analysis and technical reports to aid continuous improvement.Participates in failure analysis, DOEs and 8D problem solving activities.Supports the overall objectives of the department and the team.Demonstrates flexibility both in working hours and project activities.Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 basicShift Allowance: 35% Continental Shifts 22.6% Rotating 3 Shift PatternSalary + Shift Allowance/s: Between £26,972 - 33,750Education and Experience Requirements:
  • Candidate should hold a higher level engineering qualification such as a degree, H.N.C or equivalent.
  • Previous engineering experience would be considered.
  • Must be fully conversant with electronic instrumentation and measurement techniques.
  • Proven track record in repair and maintenance of test equipment.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in high volume/high reliability automotive electronics environment.
  • Experience working on mixed test platforms including in-circuit, parametric & functional test systems.
  • Experience is required for prototype building to include PCB assembly, fixture wiring & panel cutting.
  • Must have ability to participate in a team environment and contribute to cross-functional activities.
  • Will be willing to learn, be trained and develop an ability to fault find and diagnose issues.
  • The ability to identify and solve problems using own initiative and understanding.
  • Must be capable of accurately interpreting measurement data using standard test instruments.
  • Capable of reading schematic drawings, wiring diagrams and product assembly drawings.
  • Possesses Health & Safety knowledge – IOSH Managing Safely qualification is desirable.
Interested? If the answer is yes, then why not apply today and one of our team will come back to you if you are deemed suitable.

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