Component Engineer - Electronics

Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £25,000 – £32,000
Location: Colchester
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 906459
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The Just Recruitment Group are recruiting for a Components Engineer to work as part of a busy Engineering team based in Colchester, Essex UK. 

Suitable applicants will offer experience gained within the high technology electronics sector and will be responsible for finding and qualifying new parts to replace obsolete parts used in their products and for the maintenance of information concerning electronic components for other teams in the company. They will also be responsible for Assembly Pack creation and maintenance. 

This role is divided into two main areas, namely Component Maintenance and Assembly Pack Maintenance. In addition the successful applicant will be required to assist the Document Controller in his tasks during periods of peak workload and holiday. 


  • Be qualified to Degree (or equivalent) level or demonstrate considerable and relevant work experience in the high technology electronics sector
  • Be computer literate
  • Have practical experience of electronic product design or test
  • Have experience of Drawing Office practices; basic familiarity with a mechanical CAD package would be an advantage
  • Be familiar with manufacturing documentation and change control procedures
  • Be competent in the use of electronic test equipment 
  • The successful candidate should also have an ability to organise and prioritise their own work, be methodical, well-disciplined and show good inter-personal skills 


Competitive salary package. Company supported private pension & life assurance scheme. Non-contributory private health insurance scheme. 

Contact Tracey Bates to talk about this role on 01376 517079