Equipment Technician

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  • Location:

    Chelmsford, Essex

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  • Salary:

    £18000 - £25000 per annum

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    Hannah Pepper

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Equipment Technician

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 Technician 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:

+ Use good health and safety practices at all times.

+ Support the equipment build and calibration teams.

+ Assist with apprentice training.

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

+ Carry out reactive breakdown maintenance.

+ Assist in sourcing of spare parts for equipment.

+ Mechanical fabrication of components for equipment repairs.

+ Suggest equipment improvements.

+ Provide progress regular updates to their manager.

Skill, experience or qualifications that will be essential:

+ Technical/engineering/craftsperson apprenticeship.

+ Good health, safety and housekeeping practices.

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

+ Ability to work within deadlines and budgets

+ Electrical fault finding.

+ Fault finding of mechanical systems.