Electronics Technician

Closing date
11 Jun 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
My client based near Biggleswade, Bedfordshire is a family run company making populated P.C.B.'s and builds electronic andmechanical assemblies and systems.

Therefore, you will be working in a small but friendly environment within a team committed to satisfyingcustomers' requirements and exceeding them. You may be required to start and stop, run jobs in paralleland take over other people's work from time to time.

Work can be repetitive, and the same job may take days, weeks or even months to complete. The working environment is clean and tidy, and all tooling, stationary, protective equipment "if required" will be provided. Other tasks may be required to be undertaken as expected in a small company.

RoleTo build custom and bespoke cable assemblies, wiring looms, harnesses, conduits and umbilical's.

Assemble, wire and test products to customer's wiring schedules, drawings, samples or procedures.

Update drawings or write build notes and procedures if and when required.

Essential:The successful applicant must have previous cabling experience in either an electronic or mechanical assembly environment.

Know how to strip and terminate wire and cable ends, solder and crimp to a high standard and understand the differences between a good and bad solder joint and crimp termination.

Be familiar with Heat shrink and various sleeving and braiding products, and Identify wires using cable markers, labels, and ties.

Feel competent using hand tools and automated wire preparation machinery and equipment.

Be able to Build Cables from a drawing or sample, read and understand wiring diagrams, schedules, and follow written procedures.

Capable of working under pressure and being prepared to complete jobs on time.

Have good eyesight, steady hand and familiarization of modern manufacturing techniques and components

ExperienceA good understanding of electronic and mechanical practices and principles is essential.Knowledge of various types of cable termination methods and components and any other electronic experience would be a significant advantage.


Hourly Rate From £12.50 an hour ( £24,375 per annum ) depending upon skills & experience

Overtime May be available, however, this is at the manager's discretion.

Hours 37.5 hours a week

Times 8.00am - 4.00pm

Breaks Two 10-minute paid breaks with tea & coffee free of charge and a 30-minute un-paid lunch break.

Holidays 20 days annual leave plus 8 Bank Holidays = 28 days per annum

Pension NEST pension with matched contributions and there is on-site parking.

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