The role:You will be building and testing electronic assemblies working either individually or as part of a team in an assembly cell. As part of your role you will be hand soldering components, carrying out visual inspection using magnifying devices and microscopes and assembling small components using jigs, fixtures, hand and power tools to fix screws and rivets in place.Other duties will include:Operating robots and other automated assembly machines and test equipment.Potting, sealing and encapsulating with resins.Wiring crimping contacts to wires.Welding and bonding plastic components.Packing.
About you:Previous experience of electronic assembly work is not required as we provide full, ongoing training via our training academy. You will need to have good eyesight and manual dexterity along with the ability to follow written and verbal instructions. Attention to detail and pride in the quality of your work is essential as is a flexible attitude and a willingness to participate in manufacturing improvement activities and exercises.
What's on offer:An hourly rate £8.72 plus the opportunity to work overtime, paid at enhanced ratesProductivity bonus (This varies depending upon your performance but is typically £35 to £50 per week)Paid annual holiday, starting at 20 days and increasing to 25 days with length of serviceStakeholder pension scheme.Free company work wear.Free tea and coffeeAmple free parking.Good transport links (Bus stop on site)Clean and safe working environmentThe opportunity to progress into more senior roles
Hours:7.55am to 16.25pm Monday to Thursday and 7.55am to 15.25pm Friday
Location:We are based in Alfreton Road in Derby, easily commutable from the Derby area, Nottingham, Mansfield, Burton, Loughborough, Ashbourne and the Peak District and East Staffordshire.We have 5 modern, purpose built buildings at our Derby site including 4 state of the art manufacturing centres. Our facilities have been recognised as being one of the most modern and well equipped electronics design, development and manufacturing plants in Europe.
About us:Pektron are one of the largest privately owned electronics manufacturers in the world with over 50 years' experience delivering bespoke electronics hardware and software solutions to blue-chip companies around the world. We are innovators in our field and invest in the best people, processes and equipment to drive technological development and meet our customer's needs.At our HQ in Derby we employ 350 staff and operate Engineering, Manufacturing, Design, Testing, Quality and Support functions, whilst our Sales and Technology centre in Detroit supports our customers in the US.
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