Process and Test Equipment Technician

  • Location
    Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference

Process and Test Equipment Engineer

A rare and exciting role to work for our client based on the outskirts of Ipswich. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a technical team in a growing company with a global footprint!

This role supports the business is sustaining the upkeep of processes and the test equipment to ensure the production demands can be sustained to a high standard. This will include working within a clean room and other lab areas, to help improve the operational processes and test equipment. The role also includes supporting product developments and experimental batches of the products.

Main Responsibilities

� Provide first line production support to troubleshoot processes, equipment and help support operations efficiency

� Utilise LEAN, Six Sigma, other best practice tools and principles

  • Work closely with other departments to ensure that equipment is restored

� Implement and maintain effective statistical process controls (SPC) to ensure process and equipment quality controls against Quality Control Plan and Out of Control Action Plan (QCP/OCAP)

� Maintain and develop equipment preventative maintenance plans

� Work with equipment engineering departments to qualify new processes or equipment

� Create Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) and provide training to other employees within the business



  • Experience of process & equipment support ownership in electronics or semiconductor volume manufacturing environment

  • Proficient with electronic test equipment with fundamental knowledge of electronics

  • Knowledge of SPC Lean manufacturing techniques, in particular first response to out of control/spec events during production runs

  • Good verbal and written communication skills


  • SMT / Pick & Place machine experience

  • Qualifications in a relevant technology area

You must be able to work on your own initiative and have a real eye for detail! The successful candidate will show evidence that you can work to tight deadlines in a fast paced environment, as an individual and also as part of a team!

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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Please apply with your CV to: Katherine Bleese