SMT Engineer

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Ref: 22100
Salary: £35k to £37k/annum
Sector: Engineering & Manufacturing

Job description

Job Title: SMT Engineer

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £35,000 – £37,500 per annum

Location: Sunderland, Tyne & Wear

Our client is a global leading manufacturing company with a modern plant facility, here in the North East. Due to continued growth, they are currently looking to recruit an SMT Engineer to join their growing team in the North East.

Job Duties:

Strong participant in cross functional teams supporting manufacturing
Develop, program, maintain and improve all SMT processes
Optimize set up/programs to improve equipment effectiveness
Analyze yield of SMT processes to ensure process capabilities and throughput
Analyze SMT defects to determine likely failure modes
Knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques including poke-yoke, kaizen, one piece flow
Design/Development of new tooling for new/existing processes
Selection/liaison with Suppliers for both standard and bespoke equipment
Knowledge of PFMEA

Candidate Profile:

Candidates will be able to demonstrate knowledge of solder printing, placement, solder reflow, wave/selective solder, design for manufacture and assembly and new product introduction.

You will be qualified to a minimum HNC/HND standard with at least 5 years experience of assembly process engineering in electronic manufacturing. Lead free processing knowledge would be desirable.

If you would like further information then please feel free to get in touch with Dan Symington / Emma Saxton on 0191 4692409 / 07725 100569 (Dan) / 07525 834274 (Emma)