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Assembler of Electrical Items

Job Reference:
Date Posted:
11 October 2017
£7.70 Per Hour
Industrial & Manufacturing
Job Type:

Job Description

This is a temporary with a view to permanent position for the right applicant.  The hours of work are 7.50am -17.10pm Monday - Thursday, Friday 12.30pm

Personal Requirements
1) Enjoy putting things together.
2) Interested in how things work.
3) Dexterity, for soldering, delicate work etc..
4) Excellent work ethics. Punctual, enthusiastic and willing to learn.


We are looking for a type of person, rather than a fully experienced one. If you meet the personal requirements then below is a detailed list of the skills you will acquire over time with the relevant training.

Job Description:

• 1) Performs any combination of following tasks to assemble electronic components, subassemblies, products, or systems: Reads work orders, follows production drawings and sample assemblies, or receives verbal instructions regarding duties to be performed.

• 2) Positions and aligns parts in specified relationship to each other in jig, fixture, or other holding device.

• 3) Crimps, stakes, screws, bolts, rivets, welds, solders, cements, and press fits, or performs similar operations to join or secure parts in place, using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment.

• 4) Mounts assembled components, such as transformers, resistors, transistors, capacitors, integrated circuits, and sockets, on chassis panel.

• 5) Connects component lead wires to printed circuit or routes and connects wires between individual component leads and other components, connectors, terminals, and contact points, using soldering, welding, thermo compression, or related bonding procedures and equipment.

• 6) Installs finished assemblies or subassemblies in cases and cabinets.

• 7) Assembles and attaches hardware, such as caps, clamps, knobs, and switches, to assemblies.

• 8) Performs intermediate assembly tasks, such as potting, encapsulating, sanding, cleaning, epoxy bonding, curing, stamping, etching, impregnating, and colour coding parts and assemblies.

• 9) Tends machines that press, shape, or wind component parts.

• 10) Adjusts or trims materials from components to achieve specified electrical or dimensional characteristics.

• 11) Performs on-line go-not-go testing and inspection, using magnifying devices, measuring instruments, and electronic test equipment, to ensure parts and assemblies meet production specifications and standards.

• 12) May perform assembly operations under microscope or other magnifying device.

Due to the large amount of applications we receive we are unable to reply to everyone in person therefore if you have not heard from ourselves within 3 days of applying for the position please presume you have been unsuccessful.

Our office is based in the centre of Burnley therefore if you prefer to register with ourselves in person please bring along your update cv which must include your last employer details and the dates of employment.  ID must also be brought.