Electronics Engineer

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    Trafford, Greater Manchester

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    £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

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    Natasha Elliott

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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Electronics Engineer

Astute Technical are currently recruiting for an Electronics Engineer specialising in repairs across the manufacturing industries. This is a great opportunity for an Electronics Engineer with experience in motor drive technology and associated control systems to work for a leading international company in the repair and refurbishment of Variable Frequency Drives.
As an Electronics Engineer, your duties will include;

  • Diagnosing electronic faults to component level on a range of electronic equipment but mainly focussing on motor drive technology.
  • Capable of carrying out repairs to high-power, three phase equipment in a safe manner.
  • Placing orders through our electronic job recording system for the required parts.
  • Fitting the required components to a high standard of finish.
  • Reverse engineering sections of circuitry which is required when the full-service manual is not available.
  • Testing the equipment using such manuals etc. which are available to prove the effectiveness of the repair.
  • Possessing good soldering skills on both through-hole and surface mount components.

As an Electronics Engineer it would be very advantageous to the have;

  • Experience in the repair of motor drives including their basic set-up used to test the items after repair.
  • A basic understanding of AC, DC & Servo electric motors used to test repaired items.
  • Applicants should have a recognised qualification in electronic engineering/repair.

As an Electronics Engineer with our client you will receive;

  • Salary would be £30,000 - £45,000 neg. depending upon experience.
  • Opportunity to join company pension scheme after completion of probationary period.
  • 25 days annual leave plus statutory bank-holidays.

Application Process;
Applying for this exciting opportunity could not be easier, simply email your up to date CV and covering letter to Natasha Elliott on nelliott@astutetechnical.co.uk or 02393 910 043

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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  • I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!

  • A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.