Engineering Technician

Engineering Technician

Job Title: Engineering Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dartford, Kent
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00012961_1493735762
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2017 15:36

Job Description

Engineering Technician

Your experience as an Engineering Technician in the Audio Visual industry would add immediate value to our client based in Dartford.

The client is currently expanding its UK operation designing video products for professional applications and is seeking a technician to support local engineering staff in their design activities.

Job Description
The engineering technician will assist the engineering staff in their work, providing expertise in modification and re-work, prototype build and assembly, test and measurement, drawing and design.
The engineering technician will also work closely with our local NPI (New Product Introduction) team to assist in the assembly and bring up of new prototypes and products, as well as testing post-production modifications and component changes.

Essential Skills:
Re-work and modification of high-density PCBs including fine pitch SMT and 0402 devices.
Understanding and experience of analogue and digital electronics.
Familiarity with CAE tools.
Good metalwork and construction skills, able to make and modify mechanical assemblies with hand tools.
Use of multimeters, oscilloscopes and other electronics test equipment.
ONC/HNC (or equivalent) qualification in electronics or other relevant subject.
Good interpersonal skills, able to work co-operatively in a team environment

Assist hardware engineers by building and modifying boards according to their instructions
Assisting the NPI group in building and bringing up new prototype hardware
Maintain the engineering laboratory ensuring it is kept fully operational and maintained
Draw schematics under engineering supervision
Perform test and measurement activities under engineering supervision

Key Skills: Engineering Technician, Technician, Test, Measurement, PCB, CAE, Multi-meters, Electronics, Schematics

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 role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.