Coomber Careers

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Coomber is an established electronics company. We provide design consultancy & manufacturing services as well as designing and manufacturing our own range of electronic audio and control products. We design and build a range of audio products including sound amplifiers, CD players, microphones and headphones. Coomber, which is one of only a few UK businesses to hold Apple MFI and DFI licences, is widely recognised for its world-class design and manufacturing providing products to the safety, aviation, energy and home entertainment sectors as well. We also supply products to the world’s top 500 DJs.

 

Current job vacancies:

 

This year we are celebrating our 110th year in business here in our new factory based on the leafy edge of Worcester. Over the last few years we have building on our long success in the audio design and manufacture and have used our skills and resources to develop world class products for other companies. We have completed many projects including elevator safety controls used in 100's of locations around the world including Royal palaces, London underground, MOD, Eiffle Tower. We were also major part of a team who developed the worlds first composite lift for Singapore. We have also been awarded the Apple MFI accreditation, only 1 of 6 companies in the UK.

We are currently looking for experienced electronics technicians who can or want to develop the skills to manage the electronic assembly of our products using fully automated assembly equipment. For the manufacture of one off prototypes through to medium sized batches of upto 1000 PCB's.

This is to assist with changing and growing manufacturing requirements for our innovations part of the business based in a new modern equipped factory on the southern edge of Worcester. If you are currently seeking new temporary or pennant, full or part time opportunities please can you send us a covering email with some basic information and your CV.

We would like to know your salary expectations, availability to start, preferred hour of work, skills and experience you may posses in any of the following areas.

  • Use & programming of automated assembly machines, pick & place,
  • Use & Set up of automated & manual crimping tools for connector assemblies,
  • Hand soldering, SMD and through hole please explain type of components and pitch you are experienced with.
  • Wiring and wire preparation for power and data cables and looms.
  • Identification of components, kitting and hand fitting of electronic PCB's
  • Servicing and Rectification work, removal and refitting of through hole and surface mount components.
  • Fault finding & diagnosis
  • Inspection and testing.
  • Quality control.
  • Production planning
  • Stock control.

Responsibilities and Duties

We have many job functions and different levels available, the main aspects are listed below, the job description will be adjusted to fit the skills and experience of the right person, allowing them to continually develop and be rewarded.

  • Use & programming of automated assembly machines, pick & place,
  • Use & Set up of automated & manual crimping tools for connector assemblies,
  • Hand soldering, SMD and through hole please explain type of components and pitch you are experienced with.
  • Wiring and wire preparation for power and data cables and looms.
  • Identification of components, kitting and hand fitting of electronic PCB's
  • Servicing and Rectification work, removal and refitting of through hole and surface mount components.
  • Fault finding & diagnosis
  • Inspection and testing.
  • Quality control.
  • Production planning
  • Stock control.

Qualifications and Skills

The ideal candidate will posses a passion for and good understanding of electronics, as a minimum we would expect them to identify the different types of components understand values, be experienced in the soldering processes.

It will be more beneficial to have a solid practical knowledge of electronics that can be demonstrated than just an impressive theoretical qualification, but if you have the right attitude we can teach a newly qualified graduate all the skills to become a well rounded engineer.

Benefits

Salary and benefits will be attractive and adjusted to your skills and requirements, with the ability to develop personally and be rewarded as you develop.

We operate a pension scheme and an employee benefits scheme which also includes child care vouchers.

You will be working for a progressive Stable, privately owned company, friendly environment with a flexible and open attitude.

The spacious factory and offices are 2 years old with modern manufacturing equipment, excellent welfare facilities, free on site parking, adjacent to the new Worcester Parkway station, 2 minutes from M5 junc 7.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £15,000.00 to £30,000.00 /year

Required experience:

  • electronic assembly: 1 year

Required language:

  • English written and fluent spoken