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Location: Norwich, Norfolk

Salary: Negotiable

Length of Employment: Permanent

Working Hours: Full Time

Reference: PS3633AW

Vacancy First Advertised: Thursday 8th February 2024

Job description

P+S Personnel are pleased to be working on behalf of our clients, who are currently seeking a Wire Person to join their team based in Norwich on a full-time, permanent basis.

The Wire Person will work in a modern manufacturing facility and will be responsible for wiring a range of intricate products, excellent soldering skills and attention to detail is required to ensure equipment is manufactured to the highest industry standards.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Wiring harnesses, cable assemblies and sub-assemblies.
  • Competent in wiring of cabinets and installing/connecting wiring harnesses into assembled units.
  • Follow work instructions from supervisor and ensure your time is booked to the correct cost code using the company’s ERP system.
  • Working as part of the Wiring Team but also required to work and communicate with other departments during production such as Mechanical Fitters, Test Engineers and Engineering.
  • Opportunity to travel overseas (on occasions) to support FSE department, which is optional.


  • Completed a recognised apprenticeship as a Wire Person or equivalent experience gained through previous employment.
  • Preferred to be educated to a minimum of NVQ / City & Guilds Level 3 in a relevant discipline.

Person Specification:

  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, wiring schedules and circuit diagrams.
  • Proficient in soldering, crimping, lacing and splicing.
  • Familiarity with a variety of Mil Spec Connectors, Cable Ident and Cable production techniques
  • ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) awareness.
  • Assembly of PCBs (desirable but not essential).
  • Previous experience is a similar role.
  • Must be a good team player with the ability to work using own initiative when required.
  • Ability to work to tight time schedules.
  • Must have the aptitude to produce workmanship to the highest industry standards.
  • Must work in a safe and orderly manner to ensure all company H&S standards are adhered to.
  • Must work at an acceptable pace to meet deadlines, without sacrificing H&S & Quality standards.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work unsupervised when required.
  • Must be willing to train or be trained by others when required.

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