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Mechanical Assembly Technician

Hailsham, Sussex
Job Type
13 Sep 2022
Mechanical Assembly Technician - Cleanroom Our client is a precision engineering company providing high quality vacuum products and services for customers in science and semiconductor industry. They are currently looking for a Mechanical Assembly Technician to join their team in Hailsham. At their new, purpose-built manufacturing facility, our client entered an exciting new phase in their development as they embark on an ambitious expansion programme. The successful candidate will be responsible for the assembly of UHV Manipulation & sample handling sub-assemblies including pre-test data recording and QC evaluation working in our client s UHV Cleanroom. In addition to this as our Mechanical Assembly Technician, you will: Assume responsibility for precision hand assembly of instruments in accordance with engineering drawings & manufacturing instructions Carry out specialist UHV compatible instrument wiring & electrical pre-testing of instruments Maintain UHV clean process standards with all in vacuum component parts and sub-assemblies Support transition of new hardware from NPI through to routine production including writing any required manufacturing information documents & guides Maintain and updating existing manufacturing instructions Support the maintenance of departmental records, particularly test data, quality control information and serial numbering of instruments to provide navigable history of future service and support In order to be successful in this role it is essential that you have: Education / Qualifications: Ideally a relevant engineering degree/HND/HNC e.g. Mechanical Engineering, Electro Mechanical Engineering, QBE or time served apprenticeship candidates can be considered Previous experience in a high technology manufacturing environment or clean room Professional Skills/ Abilities: Familiarity with the production of UHV compatible devices & instrumentation that utilises electron optics & ion optics principals would be advantageous Previous experience in a low volume customised product manufacturing environment is preferred. Ideally yielding a broad understanding and appreciation of precision hand fitting techniques, specialist wiring and product test procedures. Resilient under pressure, able to adhere to the predetermined timescales and deadlines Basic IT skills, including MS Office Salary: competitive, DOE Benefits: 25 days holiday, company pension, life insurance, flexible working hours with a 12pm finish on a Friday, a state of the art working environment, a great benefits package and a competitive salary. 37-hour week, flexible working with a 12pm Friday finish. If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful in the following role, please send your CV to us and we will be in touch
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  • Job Reference: 711160922-2
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Recruitment South East
    Recruitment South East
  • Location: Hailsham, Sussex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent