+44 (0) 1580 891521

Location: Staplehurst, Kent

Salary: £9 per hour

Typical Hours: 8.00am – 5.00pm, Monday to Friday, some late or weekend work required

Contract: Full time, Permanent

Due to our continued growth, Magnetic Shields Limited have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our installation team. Magnetic Shields, based in Staplehurst, Kent are leading specialists in the design, manufacture and installation of bespoke magnetically shielded rooms, and have an expanding customer base throughout the UK, Europe, USA and Asia 

The ideal candidate should be willing to be hands-on during construction of the rooms and be able to work to a very high standard from manufacturing/engineering drawings, 3D CAD models and verbal instruction. Full job training will be provided alongside any appropriate training courses. 

This unique role will require the Junior Install Technician to work as a key member of the installation team on customer sites throughout the UK and abroad, in all aspects of constructing our multi-layered shielded rooms.  Typical installation sites are medical facilities, research institutes and Universities with install times varying from several weeks to months depending on the size of the project 

The Role:

  • This is a hands-on role, working as part of the installation team constructing our shielded rooms – use of hand tools/power tools required [tools will be supplied]
  • You will be working with pre-prepared aluminium framework, metal panels & plastic cladding
  • Should be able to deliver high quality workmanship and finishing, to tight tolerances & specifications [full training will be given]
  • Assist in all aspects of the installation sequence
  • To represent MSL core values and professionalism at customer sites
  • To assist with general duties at MSL headquarters during any periods between site installations 

Essential Requirements:

  • Company is based in Kent however installation can be anywhere, there may be time required at company headquarters between installs
  • Willingness to work away from home for extended periods in both the UK and abroad [accommodation & standard expenses paid]
  • Team-worker
  • Full driving licence and valid passport
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Professional manner and appearance, good housekeeping skills
  • Flexibility to work extended/unsociable hours if required

Desirable Skills: 

  • Shop fitting experience
  • Sheet metal experience
  • An understanding of manufacturing processes or an engineering background
  • Good knowledge of current health & safety practices
  • Good organisation and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise own workload well
  • Clear communication skills at all levels, written and verbal
  • Confidence, enthusiasm, self-motivation and determination

Headcorn Road  |  Staplehurst  |  Tonbridge  |  Kent  |  TN12 0DS  |  UK

Tel : +44 (0) 1580 891521  Fax : +44 (0) 1580 893345

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