Mechanical Assembly Technician (Swansea)

This is an excellent opportunity to become part of the production team at Silverwing, part of EddyFi Technologies.

The person will mechanically prepare, assemble, test and repair a range of Silverwing equipment.

Relationships:

  • Responsible to production supervisor and production manager
  • Liaison with: production operatives and internal departments

Main Purpose of Job:

To mechanically prepare, assemble, test and repair a range of equipment.

Main Tasks:

  • Work as part of the production team to achieve production targets and KPIs
  • Communicate effectively with all tompany departments to efficiently control supplies
  • To prepare component parts for assembly using tools such as vertical bandsaw, cordless drills and bench grinding wheels
  • To carry out complete mechanical assembly of various models to completion
  • To fully test and complete documentation to required level for each assembly
  • To assist with any engineering change notices for the update or design modification of range
  • To be available for overtime working when required
  • Involvement in annual stocktakes
  • Ensure that company quality policy and procedures are applied at all times
  • Ensure that company health & safety policy and procedures are applied at all times
  • Any other duties as required by the production manager, production supervisor

Person Specification

Qualifications/Training:

GCSE’s grade C or above in mathematics, science and english

Experience:

On the job training will be given for the assembly techniques but the experience below will be advantageous.

Desirable

Working in a mechanical workshop/manufacturing environment
Working with power tools such as cordless drill/pillar drill/bench grinder (abrasive wheels)

Skills Requirement:

  • Commercially minded
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to interface with people at all levels
  • Highly motivated and flexible as overtime is sometime required
  • Must be able to work well individually and as part of a team
  • Must be able to work accurately, efficiently
  • Eye for detail
  • Familiar with Lean/JIT techniques
  • Intermediate level Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Arithmetic skills
  • Ability to problem solve under pressure and think outside the box
  • Good eye sight with or without eyesight correction
  • Position will require some manual lifting

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the company and the overall business objectives of the company.


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