Technique Recruitment Solutions
Job Title: Heating Element Technician
Technique Recruitment Solutions are a specialist engineering recruitment company based in Norfolk. We are proud to be working on behalf of a globally renowned designer and manufacturer of electric process heating and control systems.
A new opportunity has arisen for a Heating Element Technician to join a successful and dynamic team and business.
Assume full responsibility of heating elements from receipt through to release to production including but not limited to:
Perform Goods inwards inspection requirements including quantity counting, dimensional checks, PMI testing & electrical testing in accordance with procedures.
Complete relevant documentation to accept or reject the elements for processing by the Quality Inspector.
Catalogue element batches onto a spreadsheet and store until needed.
Maintain physical traceability and location records of all heating elements through stock retention and sealing processes. Assume overall responsibility for stock preservation.
Place elements into the oven recording temperatures and durations of heating in accordance with our Operating Procedures and Works Instructions.
Seal elements in accordance with Operating Procedures and Works Instructions taking measurements and keeping records accordingly.
Ensure / inspect conformity cleanliness of sealing output (visual inspection) and sealing consumables (temporary and insulating beads condition / cleanliness).
Identify and report any quality trends related to heating elements subcontracted across a varied supplier base.
Print route cards for element sealing.
Report jobs as finished within the in house computer system.
Store spare elements and scrap surplus elements, whilst updating records.
Supervise a clean down of the Element preparation and storage areas 30 mins prior to cease work on the last working day of each week. Ensure all scrap wood is placed in the Wood Skip in the yard as needed.
During periods of downtime i.e. whilst elements are in their heating cycle, assist in other areas of Quality Control e.g. goods in or Production as needed.
Ensures that all Health, Safety, and Fire & Environment policies are always adhered to.
Ensures that all Risk, COSHH and Manual Handling Assessments always adhered to.
Knowledge, skills and experience
· Knowledge of Heater manufacturing principles.
· Knowledge of Sealing Processes.
· Good organisational skills
· Excellent verbal communication skills.
· Experience of carrying out quality control procedures.
· Computer literate
· Experienced with MS Office products
· Familiar with AX / MRP systems
· Ability to understand engineering drawings both electrical and mechanical.
· Experience of working in an engineering / manufacturing environment.
· Desired minimum Level 2 Qualification in an engineering/quality manufacturing discipline.