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Our client are a very successful and leading company in the electronics sector (subcontract electronics manufacturing). They have state of the art premises based in Basildon and are extremely busy and continually growing. They are recruiting for a Production Operator in their Conventional Soldering department.

A very successful  Subcontract Electronics Manufacturing Company  based in Basildon, Essex are recruiting for a Conventional Solderer.  The company service all sectors of the electronics market. With advanced technology systems and a committed, professional team, they pride themselves on giving a full ‘end-to-end’ solution that exceeds their clients’ expectations. 

They currently have a team of c.50 Production Operators covering different areas of our manufacturing processes and are now recruiting to the role of Production Operator – Conventional Soldering

This team performs hand or automated soldering of PCBs to defined quality standards.

The right candidate will be able to demonstrate key attributes to enable them to fulfil this role. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Soldering of conventional components to IPC class 2 standard
  • Pre-form components
  • Accurate marking & labelling of products
  • Completion of production documentation to expected standards

Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate the following additional skill sets:

  • Soldering of conventional components to IPC class 3 standard
  • Hand place and rework Surface Mount components to IPC standards
  • Recognise component identification i.e. resistors, capacitors etc.

 All candidates will have an understanding of general PCB manufacture & ESD control.

Role Description/requirements

  • You should be able to work individually or within a team
  • Be flexible and proactive
  • Have an understanding of Health & Safety (the importance of their own actions & responsibility to others)
  • Be able to follow work instructions both verbal & written.
  • Be methodical
  • Have good eyesight and colour vision
  • Have suitable fitness levels. While performing the duties of this role, the employee may be required to stand, bend, kneel, twist, reach overhead
  • A flexible approach with a positive attitude will be required to join a very busy and growing company

They will consider candidates with transferable skill sets and the desire and potential to excel in this field. 

Salary range £18,137 - £21,500 per annum depending on skills.  Hours are Monday to Thursday 7.30am-4pm and Fridays 7.30am to 1pm.

If you have the relevant experience apply today or contact Kim Baker at ENS Commercial Recruitment Westcliff for further information.

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