Electronics Technician – Sensor Manufacturing Business

Job Details

  • Contract: Full Time
  • Hours: 39
  • Salary: on application
  • Posted On: September 5, 2020
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Have you recently graduated in electronics or worked in an electronics production role and wish to learn new skills and develop your career?

About the Company

Level Developments is a world leader in the design, manufacture and assembly of mechanical and electronic angle measuring products, we sell a diverse range of products across the world and continue to develop the product range. Quality is key, our production and in-house inspection team, ensure our customers receive a high standard of product throughout the range. We have actively grown year on year since established in 1987. This year has had its challenges for business across the world, it is important we invest in our people, environment, equipment and product development and remain focused on continued success.

Responsibilities and DutiesĀ 

As a manufacturing business in Croydon, we are looking to employ someone who is passionate about electronics and wants to learn in an engineering company as part of our Electronics Department. Within this role, we will provide full training to enable you to undertake a full range of specialised manufacturing operations relating to the production of electronic inclinometers, tilt switches and digital displays, to the highest possible quality standards.

Responsibilities include:

  • Reading and understanding written works instructions, drawings and other manufacturing documentation
  • Perform assembly of a wide range of electronic products, using a range of skills including:
  • Mechanical assembly
  • Bonding and potting
  • Cable preparation
  • Soldering cables and connectors
  • Laser engraving
  • Undertake calibration of the sensors using a range of techniques to ensure they perform to the expected standard
  • Maintain production quality by strictly following policies and procedures
  • Update manufacturing documentation to ensure correct procedures are being used
  • Use of the company quality and production systems, such as non-conformance, serial numbers, works instructions and engineering change system
  • Maintain quality standards by conducting first-piece and in-process inspection
  • Able to provide help and support to other departmental areas as and when required to meet customer demands and deadlines
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work area in line with current 5S policy
  • Ensure all works carried out in line with Level Developments health and safety policy for yourself and others
  • Take part and contribute to regular team meetings, and make suggestions for improvements

Qualifications and SkillsĀ 

e = essential, d = desirable

  • Good understanding of English, both written and oral (e)
  • English and Maths GCSE qualification (or equivalent) (e)
  • Excellent computer skills (e)
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel (d)
  • Relevant higher level qualification (level 5, HND, Degree etc.) (d)
  • High level of manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination (e)
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing role (e)
  • To be a quick learner and adaptable to change (e)
  • Methodical and organised approach to work (e)
  • Good communication skills (e)

Opportunities from this department have seen, progression to Supervisory/Managerial, engineering and technical sales roles.

If you are interested in this position, please send a covering letter; explaining why you are the right fit for this role, have you played a key role in a project, or had similar relevant experiences, tell us about it! Send your letter with your CV, we look forward to hearing from you.


  • Casual dress
  • Flexible schedule
  • On-site parking
  • Profit sharing bonus scheme
  • Sick pay
  • 24 days annual holiday

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