Posted: 21st July 2018
Our client, an international engineering company, is seeking an experienced Surface Mount Engineer to work as part of a multi-disciplined engineering team, in a small to medium volume manufacturing environment, supporting both current production and the introduction of new designs into production.
Specific Responsibilities will include:
Provide process knowledge and advice for surface mount assembly and other soldering processes.
Programming and operation of SMT equipment Screen Printers, AOI, Reflow ovens, Selective Solder, and Placement equipment.
Generation of process instructions for SMT operation staff.
Through the use of SPC data, lead improvements in process yield, quality, cycle time, inventory accuracy.
Perform defect and failure analyses for Surface Mount Technology.
Diagnose and execute repairs to assembly line electrical and mechanical equipment to a component level including requisitioning of replacement parts.
Develop and execute predictive, preventative procedures on assembly line equipment and aligning these procedures to the equipment manufacturer requirements.
You will need:
Formal qualification in electronics or closely related subject.
Strong surface mount process and technologies experience.
Lean manufacturing experience.
ERP/MRP systems experience.
Problem solving skills.
IPC-A-610 Standards awareness.
Ability to prioritise.
Proficiency with standard computer applications.
Experience with Samsung pick and place surface mount machines advantageous.
Based in Lymington working 37.50 hours Monday to Friday with salary DoE, 24 days holiday plus bank holidays, pension and free parking.