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Vacancy: Electronics Assembler

Possum Limited

Supplier of electronic equipment for disabled people has a vacancy for an Electronics Assembler

Established in 1961, Possum Limited is a privately owned company and is the largest supplier of environmental control systems to the National Health Service and Social Services in the UK.

Due to company growth and expansion a new position is available to the right candidate. Possum is looking to recruit an Electronics Assembler reporting to the Purchasing Manager and working with a small team of electronics engineers.

Duties will include:

• assembly and re-work of electronic products

• inspection and testing of electronic products

• undertake other stores duties as required by the Purchasing Manager

The individual should:

• possess excellent soldering, wiring and assembly skills and have an eye for detail

• be able to work unsupervised after a period of training

• have a good understanding of PC functionality and be comfortable using a PC on a daily basis – more specifically Microsoft Outlook and Excel

• be reliable, conscientious and trustworthy

•  work to a high degree of accuracy with an attention to detail

• have good interpersonal skills in dealing with other members of staff across different functions within the organisation

This is an active role and requires a reasonable level of fitness and manual handling skills.

Qualifications required:  A minimum of three GCSEs at Grade C or above. Mathematics, Physics and English is preferred. Applicants with suitable vocational or skills based courses such as City and Guilds / National Certificates / NVQs, etc, will also be considered. 

Training will be provided on proprietary software packages.

Working hours:  08:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday with a 1 hour lunch break between 12 noon and 2pm.  37.5 hours per week.

Salary range (subject to experience):  £17,500 – £18,500 per annum.

Package includes:  Private healthcare cover, death in service, company pension matching up to 5% of salary, 22 days holiday rising to 25 with service.

If you can meet our requirements and are interested, please email for an application form.

Closing date: 4 March 2021.

Possum Limited, 8 Farmbrough Close, Stocklake Park Industrial Estate, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1DQ