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Job Title:  Assembly Operative - Electrical


Dronfield Derbyshire, DBY, GB, S18 1DJ

Business Unit:  Process, Measurement & Inspection
Posting Date:  Nov 26, 2022
Job Description: 

AMETEK Land has 75 years experience in the fields of Infrared Temperature Measurement and Combustion Efficiency & Environmental Emissions Monitoring; providing solutions for a diverse range of applications in a variety of industries including Metals, Hydrocarbon Processing, Glass and Power Generation.


AMETEK Land is part of the Process & Analytical Instruments division of AMETEK Inc, a US corporation based in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.  With more than 18,000 employees generating annual revenue in excess of $5 billion and a strong record of earnings growth and cash generation.  AMETEK Inc provides a robust environment to assure AMETEK Land’s continued success into the future.


Job purpose

Your role is to support the Assembly Department in ensuring that Products and Instrumentation are produced to the highest degree of accuracy and as efficiently as possible.

This role will involve the assembly of PCBs/Electronics, Electro-mechanical sub-assemblies, Optical & Lens assemblies, final instrumentation using equipment such as Soldering Irons, Light electrical tool, and a range of hand tools. Further development to Optical alignment, instrument test and calibration along with final product stages including sign off and packaging.

You will be required to assist the business in ensuring compliance with all company Health, Safety and Environmental initiatives whilst maintaining a high level of personal 5S and housekeeping standards.


Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Correct Assembly & Processing of products within agreed timescales.
  • Provide status of Work Orders and report issues when they arise.
  • Support CI Projects to improve product flow through the business.
  • Flexibility to work between different functions and adapt when required.


Key Competencies:

  • Initiative: Taking ownership of own work, doing what is needed without being asked, following through.
  • Dexterity: Ability to perform manual tasks with precision & skill.  
  • Communication: Ability to effectively communicate and demonstrate understanding of what has been communicated.


Experience, Professional Qualifications and Personal Requirements:

  • Able to use Microsoft Office Programs/O365
  • Assembly Experience advantageous.
  • A high level of commitment, initiative, and self-motivation are essential in this role.
  • Good communication skills to liaise effectively both within the immediate team and beyond to other Departments.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.