Production & Service Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00002830-1
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Xstrahl
  • Location: Walsall, West Midlands
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Production & Service Engineer

Xstrahl, headquartered in the UK with manufacturing facilities both in the UK and USA, operates globally through its international network of Distributors. Xstrahl is a leading designer and manufacturer of Superficial Orthovoltage Medical X-ray Systems used in the treatment of cancers and dermatological disorders, as well as a pioneer in the development of advanced X-ray systems for pre-clinical radiation biology research.

Purpose of Role:

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production & Service Engineer is a hands on member of the production team responsible for the timely and accurate manufacture of X-Ray systems, with quality being the driver for all operations. Additionally, the role also includes the need for support to a busy Service Department on an ad hoc basis.

Job Responsibilities:

•             To work within the procedures as laid down in the companies Quality Management System

•             Wiring control panels and electrical sub-assemblies

•             Producing cable looms and wiring harness

•             Assembly of electrical and mechanical sub-assemblies into finished systems

•             Conducting factory acceptance testing, including identification, reporting and rectification of defects

•             Installing PLC based software

•             Working to company drawing, schematics and work instructions

•             Maintaining accurate production and test records in accordance with the quality system requirements

•             Visiting Customer sites to carry out planned maintenance and repairs as required

•             Assisting with installations at customer sites around the UK and Europe as required


Person Specification

•             At least 2 years experience of electronics/electrical and/or mechanical assembly

•             Field Service experience would be a distinct advantage though not essential

•             Experience of soldering and using crimp tools

•             Use of test equipment e.g. multimeter and Oscilloscope to identify and correct defects

•             Experience of assembling mechanical sub-assemblies from manufacturing drawings

•             Full, clean driving licence essential


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