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Watch Assemblers circa £20K p.a. - Henley (RG9)

Posted 2 February by Platinum Resourcing (UK) Limited Ended

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a prestigious manufacturer of high-end, hand-made bespoke watches, located on the outskirts of Henley-on-Thames. Ideally you will have a mechanical / engineering background as you will be assembling intricate mechanical time pieces (full training will be provided). Salary will initially be £19Kp.a rising to £20Kp.a after 6 months and £21Kp.a after a further 6 months (if targets are achieved). You will be working 7am - 3.30pm Monday to Friday.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Transforming kits of high value, intricate components into a functional and accurate timepiece and assembling to a very high standard.

    (The product assembly is aided by purpose built equipment and fixtures, involving the setting of datum points and the accurate setting of components)

  • Producing finished and tested watches to an exceptional level of quality and visual appearance

  • Precision assembly of intricate parts with a very small margin for error

  • Meeting monthly production targets set by Production Manager.

Essential Skills/ Experience:

Although training will be given you will require:

  • Previous experience in a role requiring manual dexterity, good eyesight and the use/handling of small intricate parts

  • Accurate with a very high attention to detail

  • Good eyesight combined with good hand to eye coordination

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Enthusiastic, self-confident and self-motivated

  • Ability to concentrate on detailed work under pressure for long amounts of time

  • Due to the rural location of the company a car driver is essential

  • Ability to work 7am - 3.30pm Monday to Friday
  • PLEASE NOTE: Candidates will be given a bench test before going forward to interview stage.

Candidates' suitability for positions will be judged exclusively on criteria relating to qualifications, knowledge, skills, experience and attitude. There will be no discrimination on any other grounds. Due to the volume of applications for this vacancy Platinum Resourcing will only be contacting those candidates that we feel meet the strict criteria our client has stipulated. If you don't hear from us within 3 working days, please accept our apologies but we are unable to help you on this occasion. Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook & Twitter for further vacancies.

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Reference: 34381205

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