Manufacturing Technician

Line Up Aviation
22 Aug 2019
24 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Line Up Aviation is a specialist aviation and aerospace recruitment company that has been operating all over the world for more than 30 years. We work with some of the industry's best-known companies and pride ourselves with working to the highest standard of service supported by an ingrained culture of honesty and integrity.

Role: Manufacturing Technician

Pay: GBP22 p/h LTD

Contract: 6-month contract

Location: Newport

The opportunity has arisen to join my client as a Manufacturing Technician to survey, test and repair a variety of communication products in accordance with test procedures.
Also to build, test and repair of complex low volume communication products, in accordance with existing assembly and test procedures.

You must have existing UK SC security clearance, or be capable of attaining UK SC clearance

What you will be doing:

  • Maintain and develop product assembly and test capability by identifying potential process improvements and contributing to their implementation.
  • To ensure cost, time and quality targets are achieved for allocated tasks.
  • Build, survey, test, repair and maintain complex equipment.
  • Control the security of these products whilst ensuring records and databases are kept up to date.
  • Ensure PCB's are repaired to IPC standards.
  • Carry out Manufacturability analysis and formal feedback to design engineering.
  • Manage stock of components to support workload.


  • Must be capable of building trustworthy relationships with internal customer, sub-contractor and peers.
  • Have knowledge of the cost of quality and providing value and recommendations to improve the quality of outgoing products.
  • Hands on experience of applicable assembly, test and diagnosis techniques for complex electronic assemblies.
    Knowledge of low volume highly complex communication products.
  • Must be able to co-ordinate and lead the activities necessary to ensure that products are built, repaired and tested efficiently.
  • Must be qualified to A-level/BTEC Level 3 in STEM subjects, or equivalent vocational qualifications