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Materials Technician

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Materials Technician

Location: Southampton, UK, United Kingdom


We are a global leader in laser and optical fibre solutions. The business is expanding and we need two motivated materials technicians to assist in the manufacture of fibers and to assist in the improvement of operational efficiency. In return for commitment and hard work, we offer a generous benefits package, excellent training opportunities and a friendly and a flexible working environment. The main duties are: 1.Build of fibers & optics 2. Build of mechanical assemblies 3. Build, polish & inspection of fibers 4. Packaging of fibers 5. Work within company procedures for quality, materials control and maintain high levels of workmanship, cleanliness & organization. 6. Contribute to continuous improvement by recommending & implementing preventative & corrective measures. 7. Flexible response to customer requests & changes in delivery times. 8. Observe safe methods & working conditions, according to the company health & safety policy.


The successful applicant must have the following:- . Excellent attention to detail . Experience in manufacturing and/or assembly work . Be flexible in terms of changing work procedures, varying tasks and completing requested overtime if necessary .Previous experience of hi-tech assembly of very small components, good manual dexterity is desirable as well as good IT skills are desirable but not essential as training will be given.