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Assembly Operative

Job Category:Manufacturing
Level:Entry Level
Location(s):Ilminster (UK)
Reference:ILM140524
Closing Date:December 31, 2024
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Assembly Operative

G&H Ilminster, Somerset

Full Time Permanent Position, Monday to Friday

Do you have a background in manufacturing, assembly or engineering work?

Are you interested in working on cutting-edge technology?

If so, we want to hear from you…

G&H is a world leader in optical designing, testing and manufacturing. As experts in the technology of light, G&H works with customers to provide optical systems, assemblies, and components for demanding applications. We have a vacancy in our busy assembly department, working within a small team to manufacture periscopes and opto-mechanical sights.

Main responsibilities include;

Set up and operate production equipment in accordance with manufacturing practices and standard operating procedures

Pack finished products

Clean production equipment and work areas

Mix adhesives and prepare metal to optics bonding

Bond optical surfaces together for substrates and laser protection filters

Set optical sub-assemblies to the correct orientation

Inspect Optics and Metal work to required specification

Follow the MRB process for non-conforming parts

Perform AQL inspection on some parts

Ensure history card and other documentation is completed

Ideal candidates will have the following;

Experience of working in an assembly environment would be advantageous, ideally testing and inspecting work

Used to working to tight deadlines

Ability to follow instructions accurately

Good with problem solving and results orientated

Ability to work on own initiative

Good manual handling skills

Flexibility and openness to working overtime when required

As well as a competitive salary and training, company benefits include;

Site bonus

25 days holiday plus bank holidays

Company pension pays 6%

Company bonus scheme

Health Cash Plan

£500 bonus for friend referral scheme (Ts and Cs apply)