Repairs Electronics Technician

Repairs Electronics Technician

Job Title: Repairs Electronics Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895200_1537967309
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 26, 2018 14:08

Job Description

Repair Electronics Technician

Within this role the successful candidate will be responsible for strip, investigation, repair, final assembly and testing of our client's products. The job will involve bringing a piece of equipment in, visually inspecting it, running it through the test procedure, reporting the faults, then fault find to identify the source of the faults. They will then be required to list the parts required to 'make good' the equipment, followed by writing an investigation report. The final procedures will be repairing and retesting.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

~Reviewing their job progress on an annual basis with the objective of achieving continuous improvement. They will need to adhere and contribute to the advancement of the Company Mission.
~Testing and checking product and paperwork to the required specifications. Where non-conformities are found it will be the job holders' responsibility to carry out diagnostic testing and determine root cause to identify the necessary corrective action.
~Act as the cell link into both the quality and engineering teams. Specifically, technician grade staff are technical champions and are expected to patrol technical compliance across the cell/team and mentor staff where appropriate in order to continuously improve technical output from the team/cell.
~Maintain awareness and attend training courses as applicable for the purpose of the Company and self-development
~Demonstrate sound technical leadership with his/her team
~To work with your suppliers to ensure the correct delivery of your requirements
~To carry out any other duties as may be reasonably requested
~To work with the team and alongside the team leader to act as the main technical point of contact for the cell
~To guide and coach members of the cell to ensure that all cell production meets the required technical standards in terms of quality and functionality
~Be an accessible technical point of contact for the team/cell by other areas of the business

You will have the following experience

~Full understanding of the expectations and requirements of your primary customer
~To work with fellow team members in a respectful and courteous manner
~IPC certified
~Thorough knowledge of continuous improvement methods, in particular 'lean' and use this understanding to question and where necessary challenge constructively any operation or instruction believed not to be the most effective option for the Company or its customers
~Must be able to read drawings and write investigation reports
~Must be able to follow test procedures and use both automated and hand-held test equipment
~Must be able to fault find equipment and identify failures and root cause
~Previous experience in an electronics and/or PCB and/or harness manufacturing environment
~Previous experience in a supervisory capacity
~Working knowledge of concession process and ECR process

Title: Repairs Electronics Technician
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive + bonus, pension, 28 days holiday
Location: Cheltenham

Key Skills

Electronics, Fault finding, PCB, Repairs, Engineering, Investigation
If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

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 role

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