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Senior Assembly Technician

  • Location: Bradford
  • Salary: Up to £14.50 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 24 days ago

Job Role: Senior Assembly Technician

Location: Bradford

Salary: £14.50 per hour

Metalis are currently in partnership with a metrology engineering business who are looking to recruit a Senior Assembly Technician on a days regular shift.

Role purpose:
The Assembly Technician/Fitter will carry out the mechanical and electrical build of a range of vision &
optical products, working to technical drawings and build plans and procedures. A focus on quality and
accuracy of assembly is required to achieve the high standards needed for this product range

Role particulars
Part of the Production (optical & vision) team.
Reports to the Production Lead (Optical & Vision).
No direct reports

Key Accountabilities:
Electrical and mechanical build of vision and optical products to established build procedures.
Build various Electrical/Mechanical sub-assemblies for stock.
Work in accordance with established build and ISO 9001 procedures.
Ensure safe operation of mechanical handling equipment following the company procedures at
all times.
Read engineering drawings and understand the specifications and tolerancing.
A focus on quality and accuracy of assembly is required to achieve the high standards needed
for this product range.


Candidate requirements:
Formal mechanical and manufacturing engineering qualification (or equivalent) or time-served
apprenticeship.
Experience in a similar high precision environment.
Ability to read technical /engineering drawings with a good understanding of tolerancing/geometrical tolerancing
Excellent level of accuracy and attention to detail.
Methodical & logical approach to work
General understanding of using computer software
Ability to follow detailed drawings and instructions for build
Self-motivated
Attention to detail
Excellent work ethic, always looking to improve and with a can-do approach to work
Good timekeeping and organisational skills
Team Player
Be able to work both individually and as part of a team
Maintain a clean and tidy working area
In accordance with Site rules maintain high levels of Health & Safety at all times
Flexible approach to work with a driven attitude to deliver the requirements of the role

Hours of work: Mon - Thurs 07:45- 16:30 & Fri 07:45-12:45

If this vacancy sounds of interest please apply today and one of our consultants will be in touch with suitable applications.