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Wednesday, 22 March 2017.

Recruitment Day - Thursday 13th April 2017, 9 am - 4 pm

Are you interested in electronics?

Do you like making things?

Would you like to be to be part of a successful contract electronics manufacturing company?

We are recruiting for Manufacturing Associates and Craft Apprentices and are holding a recruitment day to enable anyone interested to attend for a chat and look around our factory in Calne

 Craft Apprenticeship

Our Craft Apprenticeship will enable you to gain knowledge and skills that will support your work within our manufacturing team. As well as “hands on” training on the shop floor you will also be trained in our Training Academy in certified IPC courses in soldering (J-STD-001 CIS), inspection (IPC-A-610 CIS) and specialist rework/repair (IPC-7711/21 CIS).   You will also study for an NVQ in Performing Manufacturing Operations through Wiltshire College and the Craft Apprenticeship training is completed within 2 years 

Longer term career opportunities are to specialise in highly skilled roles of Manufacturing Technician or Test Technician or you could develop within production management into a Team Leader. For people with the right attitude, who are hardworking and ambitious there are lots of opportunities    

Manufacturing Associates

We are looking for additional Manufacturing Associates at Exception EMS to join our production team to support business growth. You will report into a Production Team Leader/Production Manager and be part of a highly skilled manufacturing team. We have both shift and non-shift vacancies 

Key responsibilities include:-

  •  Assembly of printed circuit boards
  • Soldering (IPC standard)

  • Reading of engineering drawings, BOMs and work instructions

  • Inspection of printed circuit boards

  • Repair of printed circuit boards

  • For the shift based vacancies the main purpose of the role is to effectively run and operate all machines used for the SMT manufacturing process and pre-production preparation 

We are looking to recruit people with electronics experience as well as people who have the capability to be trained. It is about having the right attitude and work ethic that is important and we can train electronic manufacturing skills 

If you are interested in any of these vacancies and would like the opportunity to pop in, have a chat and a look around our factory, please contact Linda Jennings (HR Advisor) to arrange an appointment by emailing your updated CV together with a covering letter outlining why you are interested in the role to




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