Graduate Technical Engineer

Location: Newbridge, Caerphilly, Wales
Salary: £25k per year
Reference: 386333
Contact Name: Rachel Sheehy
Expiry Date: 2022-05-20

JUNIOR TECHNICAL ENGINEER

OUTSKIRTS OF NEWPORT           

PERMANENT

FULL TIME: MON TO THURS 8AM TO 5PM FRI 8AM TO 1PM

Due to business growth, Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are looking to recruit a Junior Technical Engineer our client, a specialist manufacturer based on the outskirts of Newport, South Wales. 

 

Main Purpose of Role

Training to become a Technical Engineer where the role includes understanding, analysing and converting the customers build standard (drawings, specifications, Bills of Materials [BOM’s], etc) to Axioms system and procedural requirements.  Building technical knowledge by researching electronic/mechanical components using various sources.  Learning how to implement any changes and resolve build standard issues. Understanding how to evaluate alternative components and liaising any conflicts to the customers original requirements with customers and suppliers (internal and external) where required.

Outcomes of Role

  • Satisfied internal and external customers.
  • Effective and accurate management of customer build standards.
  • Effective control of Customer design changes and customer/supplier/internal documentation.

Responsibilities

Working with Senior Technical Engineers, PCBA designers and the Engineering Administration team to develop a skill set that is capable of carrying out the following :

  • Interpret and analyse customer bills of materials (BOMs) and extract the description and component manufacturer’s order code for each device listed.
  • Write and control both customer / internal Engineering Change Notes (ECN’s) understanding the impacts of any changes to the business.
  • Study and research electronic and mechanical components using various sources and register them on the company ERP system.
  • Resolve component related queries (evaluating alternatives, component identification, production format suitability etc).
  • Register alternative devices within the company ERP system and amend the BOM in line with the customers change instruction.
  • Liaise with customers and suppliers on product build standard (including resolving obsolescence).
  • Work both as part of a project team and on own initiative, managing own workload while also working to a guided approach.
  • Support the generation of Design for Manufacturing (DFM) activities.
  • Ensure that all company operating values and compliance procedures are adhered to at all times, including quality management, health and safety, legal stipulation, environmental policies and general duty of care.
  • Any other duties deemed necessary.

Person Specification

 

ESSENTIAL

DESIRABLE

Skills (include professional or educational qualifications required)

  • HNC/HND level in Electrical / Electronic Engineering  (Minimum)
 

Knowledge

 

A basic understanding of the following engineering functions:-

  • Generating Bills of Material structures within the ERP system.
  • Engineering Change control.
  • Component Approval.
  • Design for Manufacturing activities.

Remuneration Package

Salary £25k

Company Pension (company matching employees’ contribution up to 5%)

Cash Plan Medical Cover

Death in Service (6 times annual salary)

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions s committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.