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27 Feb 2023

Full-Time SMT Technician

SonyPencoed – Posted by SonyPencoed Bridgend, Wales, United Kingdom

Job Description

Division: Surface Mount Technology (SMT)
Term: Permanent
Hours of work: 3 Shift Rotation, 12 Hours, 39 Hours per week
Salary: TBC depending on experience
At Sony UK Technology Centre (UK TEC) we have over 500 highly skilled Team Players, who help create some of the most advanced technology on the global market. Alongside producing the latest in broadcast technology, our world-class engineers work on multiple third-party manufacturing products. This collaborative approach to contract manufacturing has produced many commercial successes over the years, including the best-selling British computer of all time, the Raspberry Pi. We also work to pioneer the latest ground-breaking manufacturing processes of the future through the Advanced Manufacturing Research Operations Centre.
To work as part of the Surface Mount Production Engineering department, participating in a small technical team providing maintenance and breakdown cover of surface mount machinery.
  • Repair of surface mount machinery.
  • Continuous TPM (total productive maintenance) activities.
  • Make investigations around product quality.
  • Monitor machine performance rates.
  • Fault finding/root cause analysis
  • Writing technical reports, problem communication.


  • Understanding of circuit board assembly Equipment
  • Understanding of electrical circuit diagrams
  • A sound mechanical competency is required
  • Able to communicate at all levels, write technical reports.
  • Qualified to ONC/HNC engineering discipline.


  • The personal skills to work within a demanding production / target driven environment.
  • Good Aptitude for complex and technical operations.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and under own initiative.


Equipment Used:
  • Basic machine shop tools and hand tools
  • Soldering Iron
  • Test & measurement equipment
  • PC based software tools e.g. Microsoft Office


What we can offer:
  • A competitive salary
  • Generous Company pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • 33 days annual leave inclusive of public holidays
  • Onsite gym and wellbeing initiatives
  • Fantastic Sports and Social culture
  • Excellent learning and development opportunities
  • Onsite, secure car parking
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Access to discounted Sony products
  • Private health care (subject to service)

How to Apply

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Job Types: Full-Time.

Job expires in 68 days.

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