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Instrument Assembler

First Recruitment Services Limited
Closing date
5 May 2021

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Our established, professional and highly reputable client is seeking to recruit an additional assembler due to strong company growth levels within the business.

Due to workplace location you must be a driver and have your own transport.

Mon-Fri 0830-1630


This job involves working at a bench as part of a small team to assemble high quality vacuum instruments from kits of parts.

The repair of product.

Responsible for all aspects of the instrument build including the inspection of completed assemblies.

Occasional travel may be requested once relevant product knowledge and experience has been gained.


A good general level of education evidenced by O-level/ good GCSE passes in English, Maths and one Science subject.

Either at least 3 years experience in a relevant occupation or ONC (or equivalent) in a mechanical or electrical subject with 2 years relevant experience.

A full UK driving licence.


The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate that they have:

A sound electro-mechanical Assembly background in a relevant industry.

Experience gained within an electro-mechanical system build manufacturing business.

Hands-on mechanical assembly of machined precision engineered parts.


Manual dexterity combined with ability to use hand and power tools.

Ability to read and interpret electrical and mechanical engineering drawings.

Ability to fit and shape metal components, including the construction of small-bore piping and the filing, drilling and grinding of metal parts.

Ability to follow circuit diagrams to build instrument point-to-point wiring looms from single cables, to form looms and ty-wrap.

Ability to prepare cables, fit sleeves and solder and or crimp joints.

Ability to achieve set targets and work to production time pressures in support of the company's production requirements.

Ability to produce neat and clean assemblies and to self-check work for a high-quality finish.

Ability to use mechanical test measurement instruments

Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.

Excellent planning and organising skills.

Strong time management and prioritisation capabilities.

Essential that individual is highly motivated, pro-active and able to work unsupervised.

Must be able to work in a modern team-based culture with minimal direction.


Good colour perception, ability to pass colour perception test.

First Recruitment Services is acting as an employment agency on behalf of this vacancy
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