PAD Technician

15 Jul 2018
20 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

PAD Technician

Location: Basingstoke

Salary: Competitive

Blatchford is a world leading rehabilitation provider with clinical expertise in prosthetics, orthotics, special seating and wheelchairs. We design and manufacture the multi award-winning Endolite range of lower limb prostheses and provide clinical services to the NHS, military and patients internationally. With 128 years of innovation and expertise behind us, we produce the world's most advanced microprocessor artificial limbs.

We are now looking for a Technician, to join our busy Precision Assembly Department based in our rapidly growing manufacturing site in Basingstoke and work as an integral part of our specialist prosthetics manufacturing team.

About the PAD Technician:

We welcome applications from experienced assembly technicians looking to further develop their experience in a very specialist environment or from pragmatic individuals with some manufacturing experience, who are looking to train and develop within a unique business.

Due to the unique nature of our industry experience in prosthetics manufacturing is not essential, although it is highly beneficial. In order to excel in this role the successful candidate will have excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise at a technical level, both verbally and written when required. They will be able to follow instructions methodically and accurately and work well within a team.

You'll be focused and flexible in your approach, and able to operate in a target driven environment. You will be a reliable team worker and be trusted to complete tasks accurately and to deadline.

As the PAD Technician, you will utilise these skills in:

    *The assembly of electrical/mechanical components, including pneumatics/ hydraulics.*Self-inspection and testing.*Final inspection of finished products with a strong commitment to quality.*Kitting and simple assembly (including picking and storage of goods)*Liaise closely with engineering team to support new products and processes

    We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits and the opportunity to develop with an award winning employer. All we are really looking for is a proactive, passionate individual who thrives in a manufacturing environment, with excellent attention to detail and the ability to interpret and follow detailed instructions methodically and specifically.

    So if this PAD Technician role sounds like the type of specialist manufacturing team you would love to be a part of and you are a practical individual, who is looking for a new challenge in a 'hands on' role, with an excellent employer, we want to hear from you!

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