Ultra Electronics - USSI Wirer Fitter (fixed term contract) in Rugeley, United Kingdom

Job Description

Ultra Electronics PMES is an established operating division within Ultra Electronics and specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of electronic/electrical products and sub systems in the international power, defence, rail and aerospace markets.

PMES offers opportunities for talented individuals to grow their skills and experience and to flourish.


Reporting to the Assembly Team Leader, PMES is looking to recruit Wirer Fitters in the assembly department. The successful candidate will be a self motivated, flexible with an ability to read and interpret drawings

The role requires the candidate to assemble and wire electronic control cubicles systems and sub assemblies to drawings, wiring schedules and circuit diagrams in a timely and professional manner. Refurbish returned equipment and Install and modify equipment on customer’s premises.

Key responsibilities

  • Receive Job Package and review

  • Prioritise build sequence

  • Ensure all work is of a high standard

  • Build job from all the relevant information provided e.g. GA’S, Cct diagrams, Wiring schedules

  • Recognise and work around shortage problems

  • Experienced in specialist tooling

  • To have the ability to work unsupervised

  • To undertake the build of first off / prototype equipment and liaise with Engineering to achieve optimum solutions

  • Liaise with Engineering re: any design change/rectification

  • Liaise with QA department on standards, i.e. Engineering Manual, preferred components, workmanship standards

  • Liaise with Material Control re: component/material problems

  • To work with Test / Engineering to resolve problems as they occur

  • To operate all equipment in a safe and effective manner

  • Ability to plum pipe work etc, for water cooled rectifiers

  • To create fault sheets

  • Working off site as and when required

  • To be available to work two shift patterns as and when required

Job Requirements

  • Apprentice trained or appropriate equivalent experience in a comparable role within a similar industry.

  • Minimum five years previous experience allied to a proven ability to correctly interpret manufacturing information and carry out related self- inspection tasks.

  • Flexibility, motivation and commitment.

  • Knowledge of internal and ISO9001; 2000 Quality systems.

  • Knowledge of modern manufacturing management techniques.

  • Awareness of Health & Safety requirements. .

  • GCSE Grade C Math’s & English or equivalent.

  • Good communication skills at all levels of the organization.

  • IPC 620 & 610 as required.

  • J – STD – 001 soldering standard.

  • SC Clearance required.

Candidates must the right to live and work in the UK. The role is also subject to security clearance.

Applications should be forwarded to Human Resources at: [Click Here To Join]

Ultra Electronics is committed to Equal Opportunities andCareer Development both within and across all businesses

Employee Type: Contractor

Location: Rugeley, Staffordshire

Job Type: Engineering, Manufacturing

Experience: Not Specified

Date Posted: 6/14/2018