Electro-Mechanical Technician

Electro-Mechanical Technician

Geotek is seeking to employ an electro-mechanical technician to assist in the assembly and testing of scientific equipment for analysing geological samples.

Established in 1994, Geotek is a world leader in this specialised field, supplying equipment and services internationally to earth science institutions, oil and mining companies.

The primary duties for this position include:

  • Mechanical and electrical assembly of products and development of instrumentation
  • Following and developing build and production notes for product assembly
  • Interpreting 3D models, schematics or technical orders to determine methods and sequences of assembly
  • Providing quality inspection on components, sub-assemblies and finished products
  • Assisting in performance and specification testing of systems prior to customer delivery
  • Creation and upkeep of documentation, build files and test records for production
  • Assisting in upkeep of parts inventory and monitoring of stock levels for production
  • Responding to requests for parts and system servicing/repairs
  • System cable layout design and installation
  • Production of cables with multi-pole connectors for R&D purposes and containerised systems
  • Competence with electrical / electronic fault finding practices

Qualifications and experience required:

  • Engineering Diploma qualification or equivalent work experience
  • Previous experience in an electro/mechanical engineering capacity
  • Demonstrable ability and experience in soldering to a high standard for cable making, wiring and electrical component assembly
  • Good understanding of automated system assembly techniques and safety considerations
  • Good mechanical and electrical fault finding / problem solving skills
  • Must be able to work as part of a small team with minimal day-to-day supervision
  • Must have an awareness for workshop tooling and safety considerations
  • Full driving licence
  • Forklift licence useful but not essential

Salary and benefits are negotiable and will be commensurate with skills and experience.

To apply for this position please send your CV together with a covering letter or email to: jobs@geotek.co.uk. Please let us know whether you are eligible to live and work in the UK.

No agencies please.