Production Technician

Location: Portishead.

Viper Innovations Ltd provide innovative high-end engineering products and service solutions for the Global Subsea Oil & Gas and UK Rail Industries.  With our passion for product and service development this is an exciting time to join us and working within a dedicated and dynamic customer focused team you will be encouraged and rewarded for your contribution to the future success of the company.

The Role:

We are currently seeking a Production Technician based at our Portishead site to support the Company’s Production and R&D needs. Which include but are not limited to:

– Manufacture and assemble electrical/electronic and electro-mechanical products

– Diagnose faults within the electrical products and facilitate product refurbishments and repairs.

– Aid research and development by testing the electrical products to ensure Viper’s excellent quality standards

Day to Day responsibilities:

– Act as the primary technical point of contact for Supplier generated technical queries.

– Set up and operate test equipment to evaluate performance products

– Undertake inspection, fault investigation, refurbishments and repairs on Viper products and client owned electrical/electronic equipment

– Conduct Environmental Stress Screening of electrical and electronics assemblies in accordance with procedures and industry standards.

The Person:

The successful candidate should have a minimum of 3 years’ experience with electronics and electro-mechanical assembly with IPC-A-610 certification or equivalent.  Ideally the candidate should have proficient use of electrical, laboratory equipment (multimeters, Oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers etc.) to test and fault find complex electrical/ electronic assemblies.


In return we can offer hybrid and flexible working, a competitive salary, 26 days holiday plus bank holidays (with the option to buy 5 more days), private medical healthcare scheme, life assurance, contributory pension scheme and profit related bonus.

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