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Surface Mount Technology Specialist

Added on:
15 Jun 2023
Contract type:
West Sussex
Base Salary:


Specialist Electronic Manufacturing Services Company are Seeking to a Add Surface Mount Technology Operative to their Team, to Support the Continued Expansion of this Established and Successful Company


  • Operating Machines eg Soldering Irons, Wave Guns, or Pick and Place Machines to Apply Components to Boards or Other Surfaces
  • Operating Machine that Dispenses Solder Paste, which is Melted and then Applied to Printed Circuit Boards by a Computerised Process
  • Observing Manufacturing Processes to Ensure Smooth and Efficient Running
  • Performing Routine Maintenance on Production Equipment to Ensure Functioning Properly
  • Performing Quality Control Checks on Products to Ensure Conformance with Specifications
  • Inspecting Parts for Defects Before and After the Production Process to Ensure Quality Standards are Maintained
  • Installing and Testing Components eg Transistors, Resistors, Capacitors, Diodes, and Other Semiconductor Devices into Printed Circuit Boards (PCB’s) or Other Electronic Components
  • Installing and Repairing Equipment eg Production Machinery, Robots, and Other Automated Processes Used in Manufacturing


  • Good Standard of Secondary Education
  • Knowledge of Electronics is Advantageous, On-the-Job Training will be Provided
  • Familiarity with Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) is Advantageous
  • Mechanical Aptitude
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Basic Health and Safety Awareness
  • Adherence to Standard Operating Procedures
  • Strict Attention to Detail
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Appreciation of Teamworking


  • £27.5K p/a Subject to Qualifications and Experience


  • Call Terry Blaney on +44 (0)1580 211221 to Learn More about this Career Opportunity or e-Mail with Your Application, Including Your Current CV