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  • Llantrisant, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales

Status Job ID JR-006026 Recruiting Region Europe

Preferably we’re looking for an experienced technician who will be responsible for the build and test of production laser instruments for a variety of field applications. The position requires, although not essential, experience in laser assembly, diagnostics, and test and reporting to the Manufacturing product leader.

The role requires proficiency in the following disciplines:

  • Diagnostics and development testing methods of pre-production prototypes and production capable instruments in a low output, high value environment to help achieve strict manufacturing output deadlines.
  • Be able to support the technical team based within that department.
  • A logical and structured individual with an engineering approach to problem solving, use and application of problem solving tools and techniques/methodologies such as Six Sigma methodologies would be beneficial.
  • Ownership of performance metrics.

Preferred Candidate will have the following:

  • Scientific/Manufacturing/engineering background.
  • A capability in the use and application of lean manufacturing/process improvement tools and techniques.
  • Ideally exposure to Six Sigma.
  • City and Guilds, HNC etc. or higher qualification in an engineering discipline
  • Commercially astute - able to see the bigger picture.
  • Able to motivate positive attitude in others.
  • Comfortable in a hands on role within a strong team culture
  • IT literate.

Additional preferred skills:

Can apply fundamental engineering principles.

Excellent communication skills. 

Prepared to travel worldwide for customer installs, technical reviews etc. if needed.

Tenacious and with the enthusiasm, drive and commitment to go the extra mile in exceeding the customer’s expectations.

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