Assembly & Calibration Engineer

Assembly & Calibration Engineer

Job Title: Assembly & Calibration Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorset, England
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896920_1600766714
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 22, 2020 10:25

Job Description

Assembly & Calibration Engineer
My client is looking for an experience Assembly & Calibration Engineer to join the team based in Dorset. They are the longest running mechanical Winding Temperature Indicator supplier in Great Britain. They pride themselves in being the mechanical instrument supplier of choice to Brush Generators, Winder Power, Transformers and Rectifyers and so on.
The Role
-Small discrete components and a very high attention to detail are the main challenges with this job, we use some very small delicate parts to make up what is effectively a clockwork style mechanism which measures temperature.
-You will need to be to work well with your fingers and fine tools.
-You will need to be able to understand basic imperial and metric drawings.
-If you can solder wires etc that would be useful as part of the job does involve basic soldering and the odd repair.
-Use of power tools, pedestal drills, band saws and hand tools are part of the job.
-There is an element of site work and this can involve working away for several days at a time, pretty much anywhere in the country. To do this you will have to be able to pass a qualification called National Grid Person - we do provide all the training materials for this and cover all the costs associated with it, but your continued employment will be conditional on taking and passing this course.
-Your employment would be based on a 4 day week (Mon-Thurs), with a start time of 0715 until 4pm. This gives a 33 hour week. We have a Christmas shutdown between Christmas and New Year which will form part of your holiday entitlement and is compulsory.
-There will also be an element of National Security Vetting required by our customers, you will need to be able to pass this as well.
-Position - Assembly & Calibration Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Dorset
-Salary - £20000 - £24000 depending on experience
Key Words - Assembly, Calibration, Components, Solder, National Grid, Power Tools, Imperial, Metric
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Position

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