Assembler/Laboratory Technician

Operations Tunbridge Wells, Kent


Description

Xylem |ˈzīləm|

1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;

2) a leading global water technology company.

Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, is the leading global provider of efficient, innovative and sustainable water technologies improving the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Our international team is unified in a common purpose: creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world’s water challenges. We are committed to creating an organization of inclusion and diversity, where everyone feels involved, respected, valued and connected, and where everyone is free to bring their authentic selves and ideas.

If you are excited and passionate about helping us #letssolvewater, we want to hear from you! For more information, please visit us at www.xylem.com​.

We Offer You More Than Just “A Job”

  • Professional Development – To advance the capabilities of our people, we offer a wide variety of experiences to support our employees’ professional growth and continuous learning.
  • Total Rewards – We offer comprehensive programs for compensation, benefits, recognition, learning and development, work-life integration and corporate citizenship.
  • Watermark – Watermark is our corporate social responsibility program working to provide education and access to safe water to ensure healthy lives, gender equality, and resilient communities. Employees have the opportunity to learn and volunteer on various water-related projects.
  • Employee Networks – Our Employee Networks provide a professional, supportive network for employees from diverse backgrounds, including Women’s, LGBT+ and Allies, Veteran’s, People of Color and Allies, Emerging Leaders, and Working Parents Networks.

Would you like to join a friendly, enthusiastic team who are passionate about the products they manufacture?

We are looking for an all-rounder with practical skills, able to multi task, computer literate and keen to learn.

You will have had some previous experience in production or manufacturing and be able to manage your time effectively, working to deadlines.

It would be useful if you have experience of lean manufacturing, as we target continuous improvement as a driver of sustain growth within the business.

As part of the team you will primarily assemble, test and calibrate opto-electrical and mechanical instruments ,assemblies & cables, investigating and rectifying faults when found. For the right candidate there will be occasional opportunity to support the wider business in machine shop, manufacturing administration and laboratory tasks.

Candidates would ideally possess a suitable electronic qualification such as C&G 2240 Electronic Servicing and/or B.Tec Electronic/Electrical Engineering, a mechanical qualification and/or have worked in a similar position within a manufacturing environment.

Based in Tunbridge Wells, Bellingham + Stanley (part of Xylem) has been a manufacturer of scientific instruments for over a 100 years, customers include some of the world’s major brands in the food, chemical and pharmaceutical industries with sales exported to all corners of the Globe.

If you'd like a full-time (39hrs per week) hands-on role, this could be the one you've been looking for.