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Assembly Technician

  • Role Type
  • Contract

  • Location
  • Leamington Spa

  • Closing Date
  • 31/07/2021

Job Description

Summary Of Job Function

Assembly of low volume, high value driveline systems for a variety of customers.

Primarily based at Ricardo’s Midlands Technical Centre in Leamington Spa, this role could also involve occasional travel to other Ricardo or customer locations (including overseas) for short-medium periods and sometimes at short notice..


  • Minimum GCSE in Mathematics and English (Grade C or above). Likely to have served a traditional apprenticeship. Further vocational qualifications an advantage.


  • Experience in the assembly of complex, high precision mechanical, hydraulic and / or electrical systems.
  • Precision measurement from first principles using manual measurement equipment.
  • Ability to read engineering design and assembly drawings.


  • Working as part of a team to achieve team objectives
  • Good communication skills with ability to talk to customers and sensitivity to commercial factors.
  • Clear, logical thinker with the ability to understand and solve problems

IT Skills

  • Intermediate level of PC and general computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Excel.