Electronic Engineer

Posted on Oct 24, 2019
Description

Our client based in Bath and Wiltshire is looking for an Electronic Engineer to join their team, this is a full-time permanent role and an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.

Job Role:

Our client requires an Electronic Engineer to work alongside our off-site Electronic Design Engineer.

The role would be to support that Design Engineer in the following;

  • Early design theory and practicalities
  • Prototype build
  • Development of procedure manuals and test boards
  • Inspection of production parts
  • Fault finding
  • Assembly of production parts

Experience:

  • HNC or equivalent in electronic or possibly electrical engineering
  • Experience of working with analogue electronics
  • Competence with soldering irons, multi meters, and other common electronic lab equipment
  • Working knowledge within a manufacturing/assembly environment
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to read and understand technical literature and drawings
  • EMC experience would be useful
  • Candidates with practical experience but no formal qualifications will be considered
  • Recent graduates with little experience will be considered

Duties:

  • To read and understand all build manuals, drawings, specifications, company policies and procedures in relation to any task set
  • To gather, set up and operate all equipment and machinery as per specifications or instructions included within the build manual, in a safe and controlled manner, reporting damage or breakages
  • To complete assigned work and associated paperwork correctly and efficiently, within time set, following build manuals and using best practice where ambiguity lies
  • To perform regular inspections and testing in accordance with company procedures, including the cross checking of colleague’s work
  • To contribute to the continued improvement of procedures, practices and operations within the business, raising concerns and issues immediately with the most appropriate person, in the most appropriate way, offering suggestions and possible remedial actions
  • To support the design team in the manufacture of first offs, communicating any suggestions that may benefit, improve or contribute to the build manual, drawing or general design, in order to help drive efficiency
  • To ensure entire working environment is kept clean, tidy and safe
  • To ensure work space, operations and builds are in accordance with ISO 9001:2015
  • To attend mandatory training sessions and train others when necessary
  • To support colleagues across all departments where skills or experience may be lacking
  • To contribute to a positive working environment both in the production area and rest of business

Personal Characteristics:

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following;

  • Care and diligence in all that they do
  • Empathy with customers and suppliers, absorbing work and time pressures and being mindful that not everyone understands the technology that our client produces
  • Ensuring security and confidentiality both inside and outside the workplace
  • Being innovative and creative, contributing to the overall success of the business through new design and cost-effective solutions
  • Continuous Improvement, offering ideas and solutions for improving efficiency, motivation, cost savings or safety in the workplace
  • Transparency and honesty, ensuring you are being open with colleagues, suppliers and customers at all times, communicating when tasks are not going to be met and offering solutions and seeing mistakes as opportunities to grow and develop
  • Plain Speaking, able to adapt communication to any given audience, whether it be via phone, email or face-to-face
  • Operate safely, at all times, sharing responsibility of the protection of ourselves and others
  • Demonstrate quality in all tasks, operating under the ISO9001:2015 Quality Management System

The successful candidate can choose to work from either Bath or Wiltshire, depending on which location is more suitable.

This is a permanent position with an excellent salary for the right person if you have the required experience, skills and would like to be considered for this role please send your current CV or call Miriam/ Dani on 01761 235741 for more information.

Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency where this vacancy is concerned.

Job Summary

Reference
895930_1571928233
Category
Manufacturing and Production
Job type
Permanent
Location
Bath , Somerset
Salary
Up to £35000 per annum
Description

Our client based in Bath and Wiltshire is looking for an Electronic Engineer to join their team, this is a full-time permanent role and an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.

Job Role:

Our client requires an Electronic Engineer to work alongside our off-site Electronic Design Engineer.

The role would be to support that Design Engineer in the following;

  • Early design theory and practicalities
  • Prototype build
  • Development of procedure manuals and test boards
  • Inspection of production parts
  • Fault finding
  • Assembly of production parts

Experience:

  • HNC or equivalent in electronic or possibly electrical engineering
  • Experience of working with analogue electronics
  • Competence with soldering irons, multi meters, and other common electronic lab equipment
  • Working knowledge within a manufacturing/assembly environment
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to read and understand technical literature and drawings
  • EMC experience would be useful
  • Candidates with practical experience but no formal qualifications will be considered
  • Recent graduates with little experience will be considered

Duties:

  • To read and understand all build manuals, drawings, specifications, company policies and procedures in relation to any task set
  • To gather, set up and operate all equipment and machinery as per specifications or instructions included within the build manual, in a safe and controlled manner, reporting damage or breakages
  • To complete assigned work and associated paperwork correctly and efficiently, within time set, following build manuals and using best practice where ambiguity lies
  • To perform regular inspections and testing in accordance with company procedures, including the cross checking of colleague’s work
  • To contribute to the continued improvement of procedures, practices and operations within the business, raising concerns and issues immediately with the most appropriate person, in the most appropriate way, offering suggestions and possible remedial actions
  • To support the design team in the manufacture of first offs, communicating any suggestions that may benefit, improve or contribute to the build manual, drawing or general design, in order to help drive efficiency
  • To ensure entire working environment is kept clean, tidy and safe
  • To ensure work space, operations and builds are in accordance with ISO 9001:2015
  • To attend mandatory training sessions and train others when necessary
  • To support colleagues across all departments where skills or experience may be lacking
  • To contribute to a positive working environment both in the production area and rest of business

Personal Characteristics:

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following;

  • Care and diligence in all that they do
  • Empathy with customers and suppliers, absorbing work and time pressures and being mindful that not everyone understands the technology that our client produces
  • Ensuring security and confidentiality both inside and outside the workplace
  • Being innovative and creative, contributing to the overall success of the business through new design and cost-effective solutions
  • Continuous Improvement, offering ideas and solutions for improving efficiency, motivation, cost savings or safety in the workplace
  • Transparency and honesty, ensuring you are being open with colleagues, suppliers and customers at all times, communicating when tasks are not going to be met and offering solutions and seeing mistakes as opportunities to grow and develop
  • Plain Speaking, able to adapt communication to any given audience, whether it be via phone, email or face-to-face
  • Operate safely, at all times, sharing responsibility of the protection of ourselves and others
  • Demonstrate quality in all tasks, operating under the ISO9001:2015 Quality Management System

The successful candidate can choose to work from either Bath or Wiltshire, depending on which location is more suitable.

This is a permanent position with an excellent salary for the right person if you have the required experience, skills and would like to be considered for this role please send your current CV or call Miriam/ Dani on 01761 235741 for more information.

Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency where this vacancy is concerned.