Trainee Technician

Red Box Recruitment
07 Dec 2018
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainee Technician - £18k - £20k

Are you a driven candidate with the desire to learn and build a new career? Would you enjoy a hands-on, physical role which involves using power tools, reading drawings & soldering? If your reliable with a strong work ethic, then this could be the job for you!

You will be working within a team of 15, in a large open plan shop floor, on various work stations building large units made up of both mechanical and electrical parts. This is a world-renowned Engineering company with a very exciting future!

This amazing opportunity offers a fun team environment, structured career progression, starting salary of £18k - £20K, Free parking + fantastic company benefits, based in Andover.

Responsibilities of the Trainee Technician:

* Assembly of mechanical components using multiple fixing methods and standard and specialist tooling e.g. torque drivers, air drivers, bespoke test equipment

* Read and understand engineering specifications / instructions / Drawings

* Skilled use of hand and power tools within assembly processes

* Wiring connections and the use of crimp tools

* Soldering using electrical soldering equipment

* Drilling and tapping holes using power and manual tools

* Carry out tests in accordance with manufacturing instructions following suitable training

* To be flexible and work in all areas of the business including stores, service pick/pack/despatch and peroxide filling and bottling.

Personal Attributes of the Trainee Technician:

* To be driven by quality and customer satisfaction

* To work well as part of a close team as well as individually motivated

* Comfortable using basic hand and power tools.

* Ability to read work instructions and drawings.

* To be flexible and work in all areas of the business.

* Physically fit to carry out manual assembly operations including lifting, kneeling, bending , standing for long periods

* Good manual dexterity and eyesight (with spectacles if worn) and colour vision

What’s in it for you? :

* £18k - £20k

* Structured career progression + pay rises

* World class training on offer

* Free parking

* Monday – Thursday 8am to 5pm & Fridays 8am to 1pm

* 23 days holiday, rising 1 day per annum to maximum of 25 days holiday.

* After 5 years’ service, holiday increasing by 1 day per annum to a maximum of 30 days.

* Birthday Bonanza – a day off on your birthday, or the nearest weekday in additional to your holiday entitlement.

* Excellent contributory pension scheme (employee 3% / employer 6%)

* 3x salary annual life assurance.

* Childcare voucher scheme.

* Chance to work for a rapidly expanding and world-renowned engineering company

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