Location Minchinhampton
Job-type Permanent
Salary £9.83 - 9.83 per hour
Reference 99641

Job Title: Assembler

Location: Minchinhampton

Pay Range/details: £9.83 per annum

Contract Type: Permanent

My client, based in Minchinhampton, is looking for an Assembler to join their team on a permanent basis. You will be responsible for accomplishing manufacturing results through the correct assembly of products in accordance with production procedures and processes, to quality standards and in a timely fashion.

Key Responsibilities – Assembler

  • Following instructions, training and guidance from Team Leader & Supervisors
  • Assembling electronic components, subassemblies, products or systems to the appropriate quality standards as defined by the company
  • Reading work orders, following production drawings and sampling assembles to ensure items are assembled correctly
  • Checking kits and tools required to complete assembly are present with the correct parts and quantities
  • Positioning and aligning parts in specified orders/relationships to each other in jig, fixture or other holding device as stated on assembly instructions
  • Measuring, cutting to length, stripping and crimping cables and wires as specified by assembly instructions
  • Screwing, bolting, riveting, soldering, cementing, press fitting, or performing similar operations to join or secure parts in place
  • Using hand tools, power tools, machines and equipment
  • Connecting component lead wires to printed circuit or route
  • Connecting wires between individual component leads and other components, connectors, terminals and contact points, using soldering or related bonding procedures and equipment
  • Performing intermediate assembly tasks, such as potting, encapsulating, cleaning, epoxy bonding, curing and coating assemblies
  • Assembling and attaching hardware such as caps, clamps, knobs and switches to assemblies
  • Installing finished subassemblies in boxes and cases
  • Fitting labels, panel overlays and markers to cable assemblies, units and boxes
  • Performing on-line go-not-go testing and inspection using magnifying devices, measuring instruments and electronic test equipment to ensure parts and assemblies meet production specifications and standards
  • Filling in relevant data sheets and product movement forms as per job requirements
  • Populating components such as transformers, resistors, transistors, capacitors, integrated circuits and sockets on printed circuit board assemblies
  • Participating in continuous improvement activities within the manufacturing department
  • Complying with the Health and Safety policies and procedures and working in a manner that is safe for both yourself and colleagues
  • Reporting all potential hazards, near misses and incidents to the Supervisor or Line Manager

Qualifications & Requirements – Assembler

  • Previous experience of working in production or assembly is essential for this role
  • Experience working in a similar electro-mechanical manufacturing environment would be desirable but not essential
  • Good dexterity
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work using your own initiative as well as part of a team

What we can offer – Assembler

  • Onsite parking  
  • Hourly rate of £9.83 per hour
  • Hours of work - Monday-Thursday, 8:30am-5:00pm (with ½ hour lunch break) & Friday, 8:30am-2:30pm
  • Immediate start
  • 20 days holiday, increasing to 25 days after 3 years of service & 26 after 10 years of service
  • Pension scheme - employer 5% & employee 5%
  • Discretionary Christmas bonus - up to 3%

For more information on this role, please contact Lucy Bull on 01453 829 799 or send an up-to-date, Word Document copy of your CV to lucy.bull@omegaresource.co.uk.

Candidates who are currently an Assembler, Assembly Operative or Production Operative may be suitable for this position.

For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.uk.

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Omega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.