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We’re hiring – Manufacturing Technician – Palatine Precision

Palatine Precision Ltd, a Scanwel Group company, based on Rochester, Kent, has been delivering expert bellows solutions for over fifty years. Manufacturing and distributing an array of components and systems that serve a wide range of markets and applications such as Vacuum, Scientific, Research, Aerospace and Nuclear to name a few.

Now part of the Scanwel Group, Palatine’s outstanding reputation within the industry exists thanks to the customer focused, dedicated team of employees. The growing company is passionate about ensuring each team member is valued and given the opportunity to progress within the business.


What will the role of Manufacturing Technician entail?

Reporting to the Manufacturing Team Leader, as a Manufacturing Technician, you’ll be working as part of a team dedicated to producing the best quality high precision products. You’ll be responsible for the operation of a variety of assembly equipment and fixturing.  You will need to operate inspection equipment, in due course, with supportive training. You’ll be working with a range of materials, primarily with thin stainless steel diaphragms, producing vacuum components.  There may be occasions that you will be required to perform other tasks/functions within your skillset.  Experience is not essential as training will be provided.


What will I need to be considered for this Manufacturing Technician vacancy?

  • Attention to quality and detail
  • Practically minded
  • Willingness and ability to learn
  • Accept instruction and training
  • Good communication skills
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships
  • Basic computer skills

What will I receive in return?

As a Manufacturing Technician, you’ll receive a competitive salary, dependent on experience and qualifications, with a review after six months or sooner, subject to progress.  On occasion where overtime is required, this will be paid in addition to your salary.

Other benefits include 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension contribution, Health care, Death in service cover, ample free car parking and an early finish on Fridays.

You’ll be employed on a permanent contract, working 39 hours per week, Monday to Thursday 7:30am to 4.30pm, and Friday 7.30am to 12:30pm. Flexibility will be required to meet business needs.

Location: 45 Laker Road (Rochester, Kent). Good road links for commute from M2 and M20 motorway networks.

Click here for more information or to download the job description.

All applications for this Manufacturing Technician vacancy are to be submitted to the Manufacturing Manager:    kevin.woolcomb@palatineprecision.com


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