Operator

  • Location
    Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary
    £12.24/Hourly
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Skilled
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-032021-172287

£12.24/hour; 2 Shift working pattern (Monday - Friday; 06:00 - 14:00 followed by 14:00 - 22:00, rotating weekly; total 37.5 hours per week)


Our client is a Global Tech Giant, involved in the research and development leading edge optoelectronic devices for the next generation of communications networks and is based within the Innovation Martlesham high-tech cluster of companies. In this role you will be responsible for handling and processing delicate semiconductor material in the form of a wafer, bar, chip or chip-on-chip carrier.


Main Responsibilities


You will be working closely with colleagues as part of a small technology based cells (4-8 people) dedicated to key stages of the production flow within highly controlled cleanroom and laboratory environments. Full training will be provided to candidates to work in this exciting, technical environment at the forefront of innovation.



  • Operating tools to process material through the applicable stage in the manufacturing process according to the standard required in SOP documents, meeting targets for cycle time and quality and ensuring safety guidelines are followed at all times.

  • Operating a variety of different types of Fab / Test Equipment - optical vision systems, manual and automated devices as well as the use of chemicals.

  • Carrying out quality inspections, requiring strong attention to detail

  • Identifying and implementing opportunities to improve quality, efficiency and safety with a focus on driving improvements to yield

  • Completing documentation to a high standard and collating data on processes as required



What we can offer


 Rolling 12 month assignments. The assignment is renewed annually based on performance, and it is expected that the person will join the team on a long term basis (it is expected that this assignment will continue indefinitely).


 Become part of a diverse workforce where there is a stable platform for you to develop your skills, and progress through a technical, management or specialist route. Staff from our Production teams progress into a variety of roles within our business (Technicians / Team Leaders / Planners / QA Technicians, etc)


 The opportunity to work overtime either as part of an extended shift or on weekends (as demand requires)

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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