Enhanced Operative

  • Manufacturing
  • 25/02/2024
  • Plymouth

Job Information

Salary :


No. of Openings :

1 opening

Job Type :


Job Description

Our client is a global leader in Rolling Stock vehicle manufacturing, service, maintenance and signalling.

Role description:

To be a team member of a Flexible Production cell, providing high quality products and systems.

To carry out all mechanical assembly and electrical cable wiring / looming work associated with the manufacture of Wayside or Onboard equipment cabinets, including their testing (point to point, electrical safety and where required functional), as instructed by a Cell Leader.

General duties may include:

  • Rack and cubicle assembly and wiring.
  • Loom preparation – wiring, crimping, wire-stripping etc.
  • Loom installation – routing, securing, terminating etc.
  • Use of encapsulation machine.
  • Painting
  • Electronic/Light Mechanical Visual Inspection.
  • Electronic/Electrical Test.
  • Competent in the use of Semi-Automatic Test Equipment
  • G/A Assembly

Relevant experience required:

  • Preference will be given to candidates with practical “hands on” experience of assembly, wiring and testing of similar safety critical products in a Lean manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to read and interpret production documents: (parts lists, wiring drawings, wiring schedules, GA drawings, test spec. etc.)
  • Experience of using electronic test equipment
  • Experience using PC Windows Software
  • Good manual dexterity
  • Ability to investigate production and test faults
  • Flexible and active team member
  • Good communicator to be able to provide manufacturing feedback to Production Engineering and/or Quality
  • Experience of Continuous Improvement and participating in Kaizen events

Qualifications required:

  • Educated to a ONC Level minimum in Electronic/Electrical engineering

Shifts: Monday – Friday Days or nights

Hours: 37 hours per week

Duration: Long term ongoing

If you are an experienced Electronics Operative and are currently looking for a new challenge then please submit an up-to-date CV by using the ‘apply’ button below.

For an informal chat please phone 01752 252533 and ask for Laura. Many thanks for your interest.