Ink System Build Engineer

Polytec Personnel Ltd
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We're recruiting for an Ink System Build Engineer to join a dynamic team, based in the Science Park area of Cambridge. The team particularly needs someone with an understanding in both Inkjet printing and electronics. Your experience is likely to be 80% mechanical, but you'll ideally have some electrical and electronics experience, too. It's a great working environment, with free snacks, a generous holiday and salary package and a working day finishing at 1630 - you'll miss that horrid 5pm rush hour! The position is initially a contract role which will become permanent for someone who can prove to be a valuable member of this team.

Your Responsibilities:

* You'll undertake basic assembly and test of Ink System equipment including piping, electrical cables and basic mechanical devices
* Assist in the maintenance of a production facility
* Input of data into computerised records
* Goods in/Goods out
* Manufacture of cable assemblies
* Quality Control
* Stock maintenance - ordering of ink system components, motors, pumps, filters and valves.
* Maintenance of print systems
* You'll develop your skills to advance capability within the company.
* Electronic skills to assist in PCB tests
* Understanding of pressure control and fluid dynamics
* Contribute to test procedures
* Design bespoke test equipment
* Undertake design trials/analysis

What We're Looking For:

Essential skills:
* You know your way around a Computer
* You have a basic mechanical knowledge/interest
* Experience in practical assembly work

* Soldering skills would be a plus
* Wiring skills
* Software/Firmware experience
* Purchasing
* Electronic skills
* Understanding/Experience in inkjet
* Test environments

What You'll Get In Return:

* Good rate of pay
* 24 Days holiday
* Non-smoking environment
* Free refreshments!
* You'll work 0830 - 1630, so missing that nasty 5pm rush hour
* Free parking

This job was originally posted as