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Assembly Technician


Job Description:

Job Title: Assembly Technician 

Job Description

Position: Assembly Technician

Reporting to: Manufacturing and Engineering Supervisor

Role: Based at the company’s Chertsey site the role will be a Assembly Technician, you will be required to assemble high-precision electro-mechanical components, instruments and associated items. The company manufactures a wide range of instruments and activities will therefore be varied. Teamwork skills and the ability to work unattended will be a key attribute of the successful candidate. The role will report to the Manufacturing and Engineering Supervisor within a technical, low volume manufacturing environment.

 Key Responsibilities of Assembly Technician:

  • Assembly/manufacture of electro-mechanical components and instruments.
  • Fit and assembly of mechanical components making use of appropriate machinery and hand tools.
  • Manufacture and installation of wiring looms (using techniques, such as, soldering and crimping).
  • Conduct quality testing and fault finding on instruments.
  • Ensure components issued, are of a suitable quality & condition, pre any assembly operation
  • Provide occasional support to the Service & Repair department
  • Ensure that all H&SE policies and the company ISO guidelines are adhered to during manufacture/assembly/repair of instruments.
  • Participation in the ISO9001 and ISO14001 standard development and maintenance

Experience Required of Assembly Technician:

  • Experience with precision electro-mechanical assemblies is essential.
  • A solid background in both mechanical fitting and electrical assembly.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering instructions, drawings and BOM’s.
  • Take pride in producing high quality work. Good attention to detail.
  • Organised and able to prioritise.
  • Team player with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

If you are interested in the Assembly Technician position, please click Apply Now or contact Aiden at Orion Reading today.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately we are not able to respond to every application personally, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful. To see our other available vacancies please visit our website.

position, please click Apply Now or contact Aiden at Orion Reading today.








  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing