Engineering Technician


Filtronic is looking for an Engineering Technician to join our team to work on a range of exciting products.
Our products range from low volume niche opportunity devices to high volume telecommunication, Public Safety and defence equipment.
There is an opportunity to join a dynamic growing team focused on developing a wide range of products.

Purpose of Role:

Assembly and test of prototype and small production runs of Filters and RF subsystems.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Surface mount PCB assembly.
  • Mechanical assembly of Filters and RF subsystems.
  • Alignment and test of Filters and RF subsystems, as instructed by engineering.
  • Document build and test work that is being performed.
  • Qualification of units versus documented test plans.
  • Any other reasonable activities involved with the business, as instructed.


  • Knowledge and practical experience of manual surface mount PCB assembly.
  • RF/microwave mechanical assembly experience would be an advantage.
  • Self-motivated and able to carry out tasks with a reasonable degree of independence.
  • Some RF knowledge and familiarity with test equipment would be an advantage.
  • Willingness to learn and perform previously unfamiliar tasks related to test and alignment.
  • Willing to travel occasionally (domestic and international travel).
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to pass UK clearance to SC level.

Office address

3 Airport West, Yeadon, Leeds, LS19 7ZA

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