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  • Job reference: RMS0186092

Hardware Technician

  • Sector: IT
  • Location: Derby, Derbyshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 30/11/2017
  • Duration: 1 month
  • Time left:
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The Role:
Build and support our hardware systems on Company, supplier or customer premises.

 Build hardware systems in accordance with designs and drawings, utilising best-practice methods of manufacture to achieve high quality
 Ensure high standards of build area housekeeping and safety awareness
 Provide technical support to installation and commissioning
 Technical support to installed base/customers e.g. for maintenance, repair, etc.
 Participate in fault-finding
 May assist in materials management
 May be required to configure lab tools used in hardware build
 Operate conscientiously and safely with due regard to confidentiality and security when working on-site/at client premises, representing the Company in a professional manner

 Responsible to Project Manager
 Receives technical direction from Project Engineer
 For on-site signalling work, receives direction from Signalling Installation Team Leader
 Works with Hardware Designers, Functional Testers

The Company:
Our client is an innovative software and technology company dedicated to the needs of the transport industry.

Want to join an established organisation with clear career progression? We are looking for someone who has all the qualities (and preferably experience) to be a Hardware Technician, and aspires to become a Signalling Hardware Designer.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
The following qualifications/experiences are extremely desirable. However, reasonable training is provided for the role in line with Company policy.
 Relevant technical qualifications or equivalent experience of hardware design/build and maintenance
 Full driving licence is a distinct advantage
Individual must be willing to work on-site shifts when required during installations/commissionings and/or post-commissioning support, with the likelihood of unsociable hours/weekends/public holidays including Xmas/New Year and Easter a requirement of the role.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.