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Production Operator

Job Title: Production Operator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Month Rolling
REF: LK/PP/PO/20618_1529511985
Contact Name: Lisa Kenny
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Production Operator



Our client, a leading tech company based in Ipswich, is looking for a Production Operator to join their team on a 6 month rolling contract.

The Operators role is to be part a Technical team delivering design, projects and products to customers within set parameters and time frames.

The role is based within clean room and laboratory conditions where tasks will follow documented instructions and specifications in an ISO9001 controlled environment.

Main Responsibilities

Processing material through a range of hi-tech fabrication, test and validation tools that enable CIP to produce advanced optoelectronic research components. These processes will operate under either Engineering or Production control with the appropriate support and training provided.

You will uphold rigorous: Safety, Quality and Environmental standards to ensure safe and efficient working practices.

You will learn, understand and follow controlled documented standards of Operating Procedure, equipment set-up use and maintenance.



Demonstrable experience of working in a technical environment, with excellent attention to detail and manual dexterity. Proven ability to follow design drawings and specifications, recording process data as required


Demonstrable relevant experience in device fabrication in some of the following; Photolithography, wet etching, RIE etching, metal and dielectric deposition, wafer thinning, cleaving and dicing, facet coating, die and wire bonding, validation & reliability packaging and testing.

Personal Attributes

  • Able to work calmly under pressure to tight deadlines with attention to detail.
  • Proactive and innovative team player who is also capable of working as part of a team or independently.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills: displaying a positive approach to new ideas, flexibility and driving continuous improvement.
  • Supportive of the company culture and ethos. Ability to work both days and shift pattern work.

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