Production Assistant/Operative

Salary range:£21,450 to £23,400 basic (£23,237 to £25,350 incl Bonus)

37.5 hours a week, Monday to Thursday 7am to 4.50pm or 7.30am to 5.20pm

Cambridge Electronic Industries are a world leader in the design and manufacture of electronic connectors and bespoke cable assemblies and are currently recruiting for a Production Assistant/Operative to join the team based in Waterbeach.

Duties will include:

A proactive approach to manufacturing, right first time every time
Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures
Production of goods in line with drawings provided
Testing of products as laid down by the Production Manager/Supervisor/Quality Manager
Maintain Quality standards of all products within WIP in line with Company Policies and Quality. Manager/Inspector’s direction and achieve 95% quality acceptance
Cable assembly including detailed soldering and crimping
Responsible for Quality output of own goods with less than 5% rework
Responsible for all elements of Health and Safety within your defined area
Proactive in dealing with issues as they arise and raising them to the Production Manager/Supervisor
Achieving BOM times in all instances.

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude
Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters
Ability to conduct small detailed soldering and crimping
Ability to read drawings and understand them
Ability to loom and produce cable assemblies

Physical Requirements:

Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions
Must be able to lift and carry up to 10kgs

This is a full-time role working 37.5 hours per week Monday to Thursday. Please send your CV with a cover email to