Instrument Technician

Job Title: Instrument Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough
Salary: £16 - £21 per hour
Start Date: 2022-01-07
Reference: BH-483
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2022 15:28

Job Description

Are you an Instrument Technician, Electrical technician or prototype wirer technician who would like to work with leading technology?

Do you know how to follow install specs, work instructions & Quality procedures to help install sensors / transducers into machinery or vehicles?

Would you like to work for a market leader in their field?


We are looking to recruit a person for a major leader in their field & this could be a step into specialist, niche market.


You will be manufacturing wiring looms installing these with transducers to monitor & feedback back data on leading powerplants and machinery.


Essential Skills



  • Good electrical skills used in machinery, automotive or maintenance environments (the machinery is pre-existing, you will be installing new enhanced electrical equipment to complement & enhance existing mechanical systems
  • Good diagnostic/problem solving skills.
  • Previous experience of installing transducers used to measure speed, temperature, pressures, etc
  • Ability to build own looms, electrical wiring and install into machinery / management systems
  • Basic mechanical skills – installing silicon/rubber hoses etc
  • Ability to also calibrate sensors would be major advantage
  • Applicants will ideally have an engineering or electrical apprenticeship and some relevant work experience and have completed some form of relevant higher education
  • Able to read, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions/procedures
  • Good Computer literacy
  • Have a fully flexible approach to the job role & responsibilities


This will be a very long term contract opportunity lasting at least 12 months, although extremely likely to extend beyond this and become even longer term


Pay rate
£21.00 (FCSA Umbrella Co – This role is inside IR35) or £16.00 paye

Start date asap.

Please apply for further details