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Technical Operator - Glasgow

Ref: 420 Date Posted: Monday 16 Sep 2019
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Job: Technical Operator
Location: Inchinnan
Job type: Full-time, permanent
Working Hours: 8am – 4.15pm, Monday to Friday
THE COMPANY: Peak Scientific Instruments, a fast–growing company specialising in the manufacture of laboratory gas generators for the life science and biomedical market, are seeking to hire a Technical Operator to join our growing production team here at Peak HQ, in Inchinnan.
THE ROLE: Reporting to the Line Manager, the key tasks will be to manufacture mechanical sub-assemblies and subsequently build into a complete unit to approved quality standards in set times as well as processing the units through approved test procedures to comply with specifications. Electrical wiring of components will be required as part of the final build process (basic electrical knowledge would be beneficial). Other tasks will include:
  • Copper pipe preparation ready for assemblies
  • Component testing for leaks and purity
  • Fault finding and analysis
  • Engaging with Materials and Warehouse Teams to ensure stock integrity, expediting shortages, kitting – as required
  • Engaging with QC regarding final inspection
THE CANDIDATE: You will be a self-starter, who is comfortable working to targets and will have a strong detail focus. You will also possess:
  • Experience from a similar manufacturing background
  • Experience of working in a mechanical assembly environment
  • Basic electrical knowledge – preparation of basic harness assembly including soldering and crimping techniques
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong team focus
  • Continual improvement focus.
  • Annual company bonus scheme
  • 31 days annual leave plus option to buy additional annual leave
  • Life Assurance 3 x base salary
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • On site canteen
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Subsidised fitness classes
At Peak we don’t recruit to fill a vacancy, we target individuals who fit our culture and values. The atmosphere is fun, friendly but with a high degree of professionalism and a non- corporate feel.  We respect our colleagues, customers and suppliers and we offer freedom to act, to challenge the status quo but to also take responsibility.
If you have what it takes to be part of Peak, make the move today and apply via our website!
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