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Build Technician

Llantrisant, United Kingdom

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Location Llantrisant, Rhondda Cynon TaffGB Job ID JR-035258

Build Technician

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The Llantrisant site consists of a team of about 100 manufacturing complex electro-mechanical instrumentation used in laboratories globally.


Build Technician: Performs functions associated with all manufacturing operations which can involve.

  • Working in a cell environment within a team or as an individual
  • Working closely to standard operating instructions
  • Documents data where required to ISO9001 (Good documentation practice)
  • Following manufacturing build plans to ensure target completion
  • The manufacture of sub-assemblies and or final assembly builds
  • Carries out some minor assembly alignment where required
  • Reporting anomalies direct to team leaders
  • Working with MFG and quality engineers in set-up and calibration tasks.
  • may assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process
  • Performing routing rework of production parts where required
  • Use of sophisticated programs to collect and evaluate operating data
  • To be responsible for the safe working practices and “good housekeeping” in the working area

Qualifications/ Experience required:

  • Previous experience of the manufacturing of mechanical or electronic builds
  • Previous experience with problem solving of assemblies
  • Ability to read and follow work instructions
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office preferred

What we offer you:

  • Initial 3-month contract with possibilities of extensions
  • Entry role into a growing business
  • Working with innovative technology
  • An environment of continuous improvement
  • Competitive pay
  • Working hours 37.5 per week – Monday to Friday 7:30am – 3:30pm
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