Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Trainee Assembler


Job Description:

Trainee Assembler


£20,000 pa

Initial 8 week contract then on 16 month fixed term contract

Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm


Are you looking to go into the New Year with a new career? Orion are proud to be partnered with Sonardyne in Yateley to support them with hiring 3 Trainee Assemblers!


This position would be suitable for anyone who is looking for a chance to get into manufacturing and learn and develop new skills within this field.


The position would start on an 8 week training programme which would then lead on to a 16 month fixed term contract.


The skills you will learn as a Trainee Assembler:

  • Mechanical assembly
  • Soldering
  • Wiring
  • Crimping
  • Reading engineering drawings


To be considered for this Trainee Assembler position, you need the following skills/experience:

  • Good attitude
  • Eager to learn
  • Reliable
  • Keen to develop in manufacturing
  • Enjoy being hands-on


We will be holding an assessment on Thursday 12th January 2021 where you will have an opportunity to visit site, get a tour of the business, meet the management team, and get the opportunity to turn your hand to doing some assembly work!


Benefits of Trainee Assembler:

  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays (with the option to buy 5 additional days)        
  • Free on site parking and cycle to work scheme        
  • Large chill out rooms for eating and relaxing during break time          
  • Competitive pension scheme          
  • Generous sick pay and maternity cover          
  • Childcare voucher scheme        
  • Discretionary performance related bonus          
  • Flexible working hours including earlier start time or later finish time (participating employees can benefit from half a day off once a fortnight to take part in sport, pursue a hobby, chill out or just be with family)        
  • Mentoring, professional development and training        
  • Christmas party and summer BBQ  
  • Christmas shutdown
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Employee assistance programme


If you are interested in this Trainee Assembler don’t delay, ‘APPLY’ TODAY! To find out more please contact Molly Clarke or Lucy Lewis at Orion Reading today

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience

    Less than 1 year