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Production Technician

Swavesey, Cambridgeshire
Up to £21300 per annum + Company Pension, PMI, Life Assurance
Monday - Friday 07:00 - 15:00
Yvette Scott BSc.

Production Technician

Meyer Scott Ref: VR/08544

Salary: Starting at £21,300 per annum

Location: Swavesey (occasional travel)

Type: Permanent

Our client develops, manufactures, and supplies electronic monitoring equipment to various industries including the gas industry. Their instruments monitor over 20,000 emission sources worldwide across a broad range of industries.

The role of Production Technician is to assemble company products to a high quality. The role will enable production of world class products building on the companies UK's award-winning reputation. Manufacturing a range of industrial pollution monitoring devices at their Cambridge site which are sold throughout the world.

Reporting to the Manufacturing Manager.


  • Assembly of company Products in accordance with the relevant documentation.

  • You will be wiring, soldering, drilling, tapping, crimping etc.

  • Work with Stores, Production, Test and Production Engineering teams to maintain high quality standards and meet the production schedule in an effective manner.

  • Assist throughout the production areas and provide a flexible approach to production support with a focus on Assembly.

  • Mechanical Assembly according with technical drawings and BOMs.

  • Providing feedback to improve quality and product build.

  • Provide the necessary information to support supplier returns of faulty products.

  • Provide technical feedback to help improve product Quality and support process improvements and cost reduction.

  • Provide regular feedback to managers.

  • Occasional travel may be required to perform duties

Experience and desired skills required:

  • Mechanical assembly experience.

  • Experience of working with technical drawings and BOMs

  • Experience of the following (essential): wiring, soldering, drilling, tapping, crimping etc.

  • Electronics background useful but not essential.

  • Previous exposure to a production/test environment.

  • Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft products.

  • Reading of mechanical drawings and wiring diagrams


  • 8% Company pension

  • Sick Pay

  • Private Medical insurance

  • Life Assurance

  • 27 Days annual leave

  • Cycle scheme

Hours: Monday - Friday 07:00 - 15:00

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