Service & Maintenance Technician

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  • Location:

    Brighton, East Sussex

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

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    Hannah Pepper

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Service & Maintenance Technician



A provider of leading-edge solutions for a diverse range of customers working in the geospatial domain is looking for a Service & Maintenance Technician to be responsible for assembly and test of electro-mechanical products.

Key accountabilities - Service & Maintenance Technician

+ Carry out preliminary electrical checks such as resistance, inductance and continuity tests.

+ Perform linearity checks for electrical and mechanical properties.

+ Carry out electrical test and inspection to drawings and specifications, using appropriate equipment such as an oscilloscope, power supplies, meters, etc.

+ Perform inter-stage and final tests, for example on Frame Scan Motors.

+ Carry out electrical assembly such as solder wires, tags and components to component boards or terminals.

+ Conduct mechanical assembly such as bearing fitting, measurement of shaft radial and end play, assembly and alignment of optical graticules and pick-off assemblies.

+ Ensure appropriate test sheets and traceability documentation is accurately maintained.

+ Supporting and verifying first offs of electro-mechanical assemblies and inter-stage assemblies.

Skills and knowledge required - Service & Maintenance Technician

+ Minimum HNC in mechanical or electrical Engineering (apprenticeship)

+ Appreciation of mechanical and electrical assemblies

+ Previous work with ESD sensitive components

+ Previous experience with fault detection

+ Fault finding - preferred down to component level

+ Working off-site, in some cases at short notice.