Surface Mount Technician


£12.00 - £14.00 per hour

Permanent, Full-Time

23rd February 2024

An opportunity has become available for a Surface Mount Technician to join a specialist electro-mechanical manufacturer based in East Manchester. The company specialises in the energy sector and works with well-known blue-chip companies, globally.

Due to continued growth, they are seeking an experienced SMT Operator to work in their busy production department.

What’s on offer?

  • £12.00 – £14.00 per hour
  • Monday – Thursday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm / Friday 2:30 pm finish
  • Flexible working hours available
  • Overtime opportunities available
  • 28 days holiday with yearly increase
  • Company pension scheme
  • Company events
  • Free onsite parking


What will you be doing as a Surface Mount Machine Operator?

  • Setting up and operating SMT pick and place machines
  • Using automatic solder screen printers
  • Creating and editing SMT programs ready for assembly
  • Using 3D AOI to ensure product quality
  • Ensure Route Cards are filled out accurately


What do you need?

  • Knowledge and SMT pick and place Machines
  • Electronic manufacturing experience / electronic component recognition
  • Knowledge of IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001 preferred
  • Yamaha I-Pulse experience advantageous
  • Understanding of batch traceability requirements
  • Have excellent numeracy, literacy, planning and organisational skills
  • Ability to thrive in a high pressure environment
  • Have a meticulous and efficient work ethic


If you’re interested in joining a team of people who strive to achieve the highest level of quality and customer service, acting with integrity, enthusiasm and commitment to deliver exactly what they promise their customers, then apply today for consideration or speak with Mataya at KPJ group for more information.

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