Equipment Engineer

Equipment Engineer

£25,000 - £35,000


RF, Fault Finding, Electrical

With expertise spanning the Commercial and Defence sectors, they pioneer industry-leading innovation and technology around the world.

Due to team growth they are now looking to recruit an Equipment Engineer who will engage in maintaining, repairing and upgrading production equipment and jigs used for the manufacture of RF products. These equipment's are many and varied and include furnaces, shot blasters, vacuum systems test equipment, welders and laboratory equipment.

The successful applicant's responsibilities would include:

+ Support the equipment build and calibration teams.

+ Assist with apprentice training.

+ Identify needs for preventative maintenance and implement.

+ Carry out regular scheduled safety inspections and preventative maintenance tasks.

+ Carry out reactive breakdown maintenance.

+ Assist in sourcing of spare parts for equipment and setting up spares stocks.

+ Mechanical fabrication of components for equipment repairs.

+ Suggest and implement equipment improvements.

+ Assist production engineers with technical support regarding equipment.

+ Assist with producing risk and COSHH assessments.

+ Identify equipment requiring replacement and feed in to capital budgets.

Skill & Qualifications that will be essential:

+ Technical/engineering/craftsperson apprenticeship.

+ HNC in an engineering discipline.

+ Ability to work from detailed technical drawings and wiring diagrams.

+ Electrical fault finding.

+ Fault finding of mechanical systems