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Assembler

  • Location

    Bury St Edmunds

  • Sector:

    Industrial Recruitment Solutions

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £10.50 per annum

  • Contact:

    Brigita Seveliovaite

  • Contact email:

    Brigita@compasspoint.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01284765700

  • Job ref:

    J36148

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-04-27

  • Start date:

    2024-01-10

We are currently seeking a motivated Assembler to join our team on behalf of our client, based in Bury St Edmunds, on a temporary basis. As an Assembler, you will play a crucial role in assembling and testing valves, switches, and controls, ensuring the completion of units or subassemblies.

Under general supervision, you will perform routine tasks in a cross-functional environment while maintaining a commitment to quality and safety standards.

Essential Functions/Duties:
• Assemble and test valves, switches, and controls to form complete units or subassemblies.
• Interpret assembly drawings to ensure accurate production.
• Adhere to all company quality standards and safety protocols.
• Perform shop order picking and maintain a clean and safe work environment.
• Uphold the principles of high 5s for efficient workplace organization.
• Respond positively and productively to changes in tasks and priorities.
• Be willing to work additional hours when required to meet position requirements.
• Stay informed about changes to company policies and procedures.

Qualifications:
• Satisfactory standard of general education.
• Minimum one year of experience in assembly manufacturing/production.
• Related experience and/or training.

Knowledge & Skills:
• Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
• Apply common-sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.

Experience:
• Minimum one year of experience in assembly manufacturing/production.
Additional information:
• 37.5hours a week - unpaid 30 min break daily as well as 2 short paid breaks
• 6am start time
• Overtime consistently available
• £10.50ph - potential for a permanent contract at the end of 12 weeks

Working Conditions:
The position involves working in a manufacturing environment with periodic exposure to noise levels, chemical compounds, and fumes associated with electronic/mechanical component assembly.

Physical Requirements:
This role requires a good level of fitness and involves frequent standing. Additionally, there may be lifting and carrying of materials.
For more information, or to be considered, please apply with an updated CV showing your relevant experience.