Production Technician

Posted 15 June by Ko2 Embedded Recruitment Solutions Limited Easy Apply

Do you have a positive, 'can do’ attitude, wanting to use your initiative to help solve problems?

Are you excited to play a key role in preserving lives of people around the world?

Does making high quality gas sensing equipment interest you?

Do you have a good eye for detail, ensuring that the products you make are right first time?

Are you adaptable, and willing to embrace change?

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join our highly skilled Production team in this innovative and exciting business. The business is a world leader in the research, development, and production of life saving gas sensing products and systems. The company provides enough structure to ensure the safety and integrity of our products, and enough freedom to make a tangible difference to colleagues and customers alike.

The role will be based at our headquarters in Stokesley Business Park, a growing hub for technology businesses, with fantastic commuting links and beautiful surrounding countryside.

If all of the above sounds like something you would like to be part of then we want to hear from you.

The Production Technician will form part of the Production Team and will report to the Production Manager. The job role will predominantly involve the assembly & setup of low volume/high complexity life saving electronics based gas sensing products. These products are used in a wide variety of applications, from submarines through to pub cellars. Given the criticality of the equipment, exceptional product quality and high levels of customer service are absolutely crucial.

The successful candidate should have a minimum of two years electrical production experience or an equivalent time spent in electrical engineering academic study. A high level of motivation with a positive "can do" attitude and the ability to use their own initiative to work with colleagues to solve problems will also be of high importance. A HNC or equivalent would be desirable for this role.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Setup and assembly of products in line with product standard operating procedures. Key skills for this will include:

Soldering (trained to IPC-610 desirable)

Gas use

Small hand tools


Mechanical Assembly

Wire loom creation (trained to IPC-620 desirable)

Use of electrical / wiring diagrams.

Product inspection, fault analysis & report writing.

The repair & service of products within our Repairs & Servicing department.

Ability to electrical fault find / root cause analyse and report on findings through written and verbal means.

Inter-departmental working to ensure the customer receives a very high level of customer service.

Work with the Production Engineering Team on new product introduction and on very low volume/high complexity builds.

Proactively managing your workload to meet daily / weekly deadlines, whilst being flexible as the production schedule can be subject to change due to changing demands - a proactive, positive approach to work is essential.

Safe use of gas and movement of gas bottles in line with company training and HSE requirements.

Safe use of pressure vessels as required for hyperbaric product testing.

Ensure that the quality of the work you undertake is of the highest standard and in line with Customer requirements - communicating quality issues promptly to the relevant line managers.

Make updates to assembly instructions as required to ensure an accurate record of the build is retained.

Able to work under pressure.

Must be able to work to verbal and written instructions.

Excellent attention to detail.

Ability to work alone or as part of a team - self motivation is essential.

General Responsibilities:

To support other company departments as and when required to enable the company to achieve its objectives.

Personal training and development to complement company objectives.

Maintaining awareness of the company Quality, Health and Safety and Environmental policies and procedures

Understand the importance of the customer in everything we do and carry out all duties in this role in line with Customer Service Policy

An ongoing personal commitment to continuous performance improvement and personal development is required of all employees to enable the company to achieve its mission and to continue to build on its tradition of excellence.

All candidates must be able to obtain Security Clearance

Reference: 35408079

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