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SMT Manufacturing Lead (Night Shift)

Axis Electronics Ltd.

Job Ref: ML0421
Salary: Competitive DOE + Benefits
Position: SMT Manufacturing Lead

Hours: 38 Hours, Monday to Thursday 14.00pm - Midnight
Location: Bedford
Date Listed: 08-04-2021
Date Closing: 23-04-2021


Job Purpose:

A hands on role leading a team from 14:00pm until midnight. Responsible for organising all production activities ensuring process and procedures are followed primarily within the SMT area.

Main Duties:

  • Lead team who run SMT lines to specified efficiency and process quality levels
  • Ensure product meets IPC 610 to the specified class
  • Input and preparation of process control documentation
  • Ensure you are familiar with the department’s output production targets
  • Complete all necessary paperwork and update databases to meet the requirements of the quality management system
  • Ensure compliance with all associated procedures applicable to the manufacturing process
  • Lead team who maintain the highest level workmanship and product standards, and ensure no scrap is created

Person Specification:

  • Knowledge of SMT and through hole, including component verification/value identification
  • Understanding of SMT,THT processes
  • 2D/3D AOI programming experience preferred
  • Mydata pick and place machine knowledge is preferred
  • Competent IT skills
  • Experience within a fast paced high pressured manufacturing environment. Preferably high mix, low volume
  • Able and confident in communicating with senior staff
  • Strong communicator to all level
  • Strong work ethic / highly motivated
  • Target driven. Ability to multitask / Attention to detail
  • Organised / ability to manage own/team`s workload
  • Competent working as part of a team or independently

At Axis we expect every employee to commit to our Teamship Rules:

  • Caring: for each other, our customers, our suppliers and all other stakeholders
  • Hardworking: with diligence, creativity, and by going the extra mile
  • Integrity: through honesty with oneself and with others
  • Positivity: a can do attitude
  • Synergy: a united front as team Axis



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