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Coatings Technician

Location: Boldon
Salary: Minimum wage
Status: Permanent
Ref: TKcoatings

Coatings Technician

An exciting opportunity has arisen within for an experienced technician to join an independent manufacturer of optical coatings at their site in Boldon. The successful candidate will be part of a small busy team, offering services and support to both internal and external customers.

The company produces bespoke precision Infrared Filters and Optics which are manufactured on glass and coated with various materials using high vacuum coating machines. The products the company manufacture are used in a number of diverse applications including gas analysis, environmental monitoring, breathalysers, infrared cameras and sensing instruments.

Reporting to the production manager, the main scope of the role will involve:

• Blank making of glass like materials, such as Hand Cutting, Milling & Edging.

• Lapping, Polishing & Edge Polishing.

• Handling finished and coated optics.

• Communicate with Production Manager on progress and report any issues.

• Some Quality Control

Applicants will need to have some experience in a high tech or regulated manufacturing environment, with a focus on precision. It is a permanent role, working full time with access to company benefits. If this sounds like the job for you, apply with your CV now.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. CY Partners Recruitment Ltd, trading as CY Partners is an Employment Business/Agency.

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