Cable Assembler

Cable Assembler

£20,000 - £27,000 (dependant on experience)

Based in Horsham, West Sussex

Must be eligible for SC clearance

An exciting opportunity to join an established, expanding electro-optics specialist with a global footprint, who are a leading Design and Manufacturer of defence equipment within Naval, Land, Military and Security sectors.

Due to substantial and continual growth, the opportunity has arisen for a Cable Assembler to join their team in Horsham, West Sussex.

Reporting directly to the Electrical Section Team Leader, you will provide support across all areas of the production process.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working on both prototype and production assemblies, accurately assembling equipment to drawings.
  • Ensuring any modifications during the Build process are documented and highlighted to the Team Leader so change requests can be implemented.
  • Liaising with production control when kits are incomplete.
  • Crimping pins onto wires and fitting connectors to drawings.
  • Lacing cables using Kevlar or Nylon Cord.
  • Applying braid/heatshrink over cable looms.
  • Verifying cable dimensions using basic measuring equipment.
  • Continuity testing of all cables.
  • Applying identification labels to cable assemblies.
  • Help run crimp pull-off tests.
  • Fitting and shrinking of connector environmental boots.
  • Assist the cabling team in fitting and populating connectors.
  • Soldering wires into connectors.

Experience/Skills Required:

  • Proven experience in a similar role is required, working to MIL-STDs is preferred.
  • Knowledge of wiring standards IPC 620 and 610 would be advantageous but not essential
  • Good problem-solving skills with an ability to read technical wiring diagrams.
  • Demonstrates our company values of Teamwork, Integrity, Excellence and Courage
  • Highly organised and methodical approach, with an eye for detail
  • The ability to work independently when required
  • A flexible, conscientious, and diligent attitude
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and written skills
  • A resilient and adaptable approach always

To apply, click 'APPLY NOW' and a representative from CBSbutler will be in touch, should you have suitable experience.