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PCB Assembly

Southampton, Hampshire
£20,000 to £30,000
Job Type
21 Jul 2022
A leading designer of analogue and mixed-signal CMOS ICs for high-speed optical communications and networking applications is now looking for a PCB Assembly Technician to join their Team in Southampton.

Your main duties will be PCB Assembly and soldering to IPC standards - surface mount and through hole.

You will also be required to Inspect products and reworking when required.

You will also arrange assembly with our client s external assembly house. This will include the preparation of kit prior to assembly or send to external assembly house.

In addition to PCB Assembly, you will also be responsible for lab equipment maintenance. i.e. check in/check out lab equipment, arrange calibration, liaise with supplier on repair, book keeping of test equipment list.

You will also maintain ESD requirements - bench setups, wrist strap logs, spares.

In summary you will be responsible for all areas of PCB Assembly, SMT and general lab support. including ad-hoc PCB rework request, order components and consumables, cables assembly, housekeeping.


As the successful PCB Assembly Technician, you should have experience in some or all of the following:

Experience of populating printed circuit boards.

Experience in soldering and rework methods to IPC standards.

Understanding of PCBs / surface mount technology.

Able to interpret engineering drawings and bills of materials (BOM).

Ability to working with small electronic components (0201 case size & fine pitch QFNs).

Excellent manual dexterity and attention to detail.

Ability to concentrate for extended periods of time on repetitive tasks.

Able to work effectively to deadlines.

The ability to work own initiative and liaise with engineers when necessary.

Flexibility and able to quickly adapt to priority changes.

Additional Information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to work and live in the UK. Copies of Passports and Visas will be requested for verification.

Skills: PCB Assembly, Soldering, Microscopes, Surface Mount Technology, SMT, Electronics

To Apply Direct: Please send covering letter & CV to Iona Mulligan
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  • Job Reference: 663456847-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Advanced Technical Recruitment
    Advanced Technical Recruitment
  • Location: Southampton, Hampshire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Depend on experience
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent