SMT Operator Ref# SC-916327-3

  • South East, Hampshire, Fareham, UK
  • £11 - £13 per hour
  • Permanent
  • SC-916327-3

Holt Engineering is looking for an SMT Operator in Fareham! Our Manufacturing client is looking for someone to join their fast-growing business to support within the pick and place department. 
As an SMT Operator you will: be assembling Printed Circuit Board  (PCBA) using a variety of tools & equipment including screen printers, pick & place machines, and re flow ovens.


  • Good working knowledge of IPC-A-610 & IPC J-STD-001 preferred.
  • Awareness & understanding of ESD Controls.
  • Reading & understanding complex drawings and instructions.
  • Awareness & understanding of AS9100/ISO9001.


  • To build PCBAs using SMT equipment IAW work instructions & procedures provided
  • Check work completed for compliance before passing to the next stage
  • Ensure job history is accurately maintained/reported on all route cards the employee works on
  • Proactively advise management of any issues that may affect delivery & or quality.
  • Ensure that all Health and Safety, housekeeping, quality and environmental policies and procedures are adhered to.

SMT operators are an essential part of the production team. Day-to-day work priorities will be given by the Production Manager & STM Team Leader.


  • Sound knowledge of SMT assembly equipment & assembly processes
  • Excellent communicator, written, IT, and verbal.
  • PC/IT literate, using PCs and tablets as required
  • Motivated
  • Good time management skills.
  • Calm and collected with the ability to work under pressure.

Sounds like a good fit? Please call Sophie on 07483069099 or APPLY TODAY!

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