Brighton, East Sussex
£30000 - £35000 per annum
about 1 month ago
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.