AIT Lab Technician

Job Description

A fabulous opportunity for experienced Lab Technician with background in AIT to join an international space company passionate about making the world a better place.

As AIT Lab Technician you will be part of the UK Robotics team developing equipment and sub-systems for multiple space missions.

As AIT Lab Technician you will be part of a small, supportive team, supporting manufacturing and test activities, together with

  • Kitting builds
  • PCB assembly (SM & through hole soldering)
  • Harness manufacture
  • Assembly of flight equipment, including sensitive optical instruments
  • Executing test campaigns on flight equipment
  • Liaising with external test houses
  • Supporting test reviews
  • Maintenance of the labs and clean room, including goods in inspections
  • Providing clear documentation 


To be considered for the role of AIT Lab Technician you will:

  • Have BTEC level 4 or above in technical discipline
  • Have clean room experience
  • Have an excellent organizational skills
  • Have ability to follow and enforce lab procedures
  • Experience working in manufacturing & test facilities
  • Ability to follow manufacturing processes and apply rigorous build standards
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills 
  • Have awareness of engineering standards (preferably ECSS)  


Our client is a leading global space organisation leading the way with space missions and satellite systems. As AIT Lab Technician will be part of a small but supportive team, with opportunities to continue to develop your career within the space industry, together with being rewarded with a competitive salary and great range of benefits.

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