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Welcome and thank you for your interest in a career with Solartron Metrology

Solartron Metrology, part of the hugely successful AMETEK group is a world leader in the innovation, design and manufacture of precision Digital and Analogue dimensional LVDT Gauging probes, Displacement sensors, Optical Linear Encoders and associated instrumentation.

Our Headquarters are located on the south coast of England, with Sales Offices and Distributors worldwide.

Please find below our current vacancies 


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Electronics Engineering Technician / Junior Engineer







Solartron are now recruiting for an Electronics Engineering Technician/ Junior Engineer to join the Engineering department.  This person will be responsible for assisting development engineers with the development of electronics products. This will include prototype assembly of pcbs which use SMT, procurement and control of prototype parts, manufacture of test boxes alongside basic fault finding and commissioning.

To perform at the Junior Engineer level, it is necessary to be willing and able to do all of the above in addition there will be opportunities to do some basic design, assist in engineering investigations and develop the role further.

The role requires a highly motivated individual, with previous experience in a similar role. The candidate will have excellent attention to detail and good soldering skills. They will possess a good level of PC literacy with a detailed and thorough approach to tasks alongside the ability to communicate well at all levels.






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Senior Production Engineer


 We are looking to recruit a Senior Production Engineer t ojoin the team at SOlartron Metrology. The role will be split between NPI and Manufacturing. 

Responsible for coordinating the NPI process from final design phase to full production release. Liaising with the Engineering Project Teams, NPI Technician, Production Engineering, production and supply chain in the successful transition and continued manufacturing support of new product designs and small projects through production. Ensuring projects are achieved on-time to budget


Manufacturing:- Provide production engineering leadership and technical expertise in support of assembly. This includes quality of and cost improvement through lean, value engineering and value analysis.

Lead the teams in optimizing existing processes and efficiently introducing new products and processes.

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Our goal is to provide the highest standards of product quality and service to our customers. In order to achieve and maintain this, we need exceptional staff throughout all areas of the business.
The importance of every employee’s contribution to our business cannot be overstated. Put simply, our employee’s are our biggest asset. Therefore, when we are recruiting staff, we will only accept the very best.

In return we are offering a competitive salary, excellent contributory pension, 25 days holiday and career development opportunities for the right candidate.

We are based in Bognor Regis, West Sussex and unless stated otherwise, all vacancies will be based at this location. The factory is located less than two miles from the seafront with good road and transport links to/from London, Southampton and Brighton. Bognor Regis is close to the Southdowns and the area is good for water sports, walking and cycling. We are fortunate to have the historic cities of Chichester and Portsmouth to the west and the quaint market town of Arundel to the east.

Applications should be sent to In support of your application, please include a covering letter confirming how you meet our requirements and your salary expectations. Applications cannot be processed without this information.

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