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Electrical Assembler / Electrical Wire Person

Essex - Colchester
£23588 per annum
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Electrical Assembler / Electrical Wire Person

Colchester Essex

Salary £23,558 pa, with Overtime paid at time and a half

Permanent Position - January Start

Free On-site car parking - Easy access from the A12 & A120

Special purpose Machinery Manufacturer to the food processing industry, requires an Electrical Assembler / Electrical Wire Person to assist in the building of special purpose packaging systems and their associated sub assemblies to an acceptable standard as required.

Electrical Assembler / Electrical Wire Person duties will include assembling and wiring conveyor machinery (machine wiring) and control panels.

It is essential that you are able to read schematic diagrams and have significant electrical assembly experience.


  • Ability to understand and work with complex assembly drawings and circuit diagrams

  • Single -phase wiring knowledge

  • Be able to do crimping using various crimping tools

  • Soldering wires, plugs, termination of cables etc

  • Able to assemble components onto sub-plate / control panels and wire to a good standard

  • Be proficient with the use of various hand tools and mechanical equipment

  • Applicants must have previous experience of manufacturing and electrical assembly

  • NVQ level 2/3 in Electrical Engineering or Equiv. - desirable

  • Must adhere to all manufacturing standards and procedures

Hours: 39 per week.

Choice of either working:-

  • Monday to Thursday 0600 - 1430 hours & Friday 0600 - 1330 hours OR

  • Monday to Thursday 0700 - 1530 hours & Friday 0700 - 1430 hours

Salary: £23,588 pa.

Overtime is paid at time and a half after 39 hours per week.

25 days holiday

Please bear in mind that you may not hear from us straight away. Due to the high level of applications we receive every day, we can only respond to applicants whose skills and qualifications are suitable for this position. If you would like to be considered for similar and future positions, or for a complete listing of all our current vacancies, please visit our web site.


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