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Nicky Morgan MP and George Osborne MP meet EPS team members

Nicky Morgan MP and George Osborne MP meet EPS team members

Due to the high quality of EPS services and products provided both here in the UK and overseas, we have now secured several major contracts and are looking to expand and grow. As such we welcome interest from committed, skilled individuals who want to contribute to our vision and join our growing team in Nottingham as we continue to deliver the very highest quality for our clients and partners. 

We have positions becoming available at our new factory in Colwick, Nottingham. We are especially excited to hear from people looking to join us in any of the following roles:

  • Test Engineer

  • Electronics Technician

  • Assembly Line Operatives

Current Vacancies

Switchgear/Electronics R&D Technician 

Excellent role available for an R&D technician. This is a great opportunity for a talented individual to work in a fast-paced and innovative industry. In this role you will work alongside an experienced R&D manager who will aid in your personal development and training. This job is above all about enthusiasm, not being afraid to get your hands dirty, and problem solving.

Job description 

R&D Role: 

  • Working as an integral and enthusiastic member of the R+D department. 

  • Assisting with the in-house production of electronic circuit boards. 

  • Operate and maintain the 3D printer. 

  • Working with various chemicals including resin, silicone etc. 

  • Use of various product/component development programmes. 

  • Application of general mechanical/electrical principles. 

  • Working unsupervised and on own initiative. 

  • Carrying out routine mechanical and electrical testing to specific procedures. 

  • Manufacturing and assembling test fixtures, jigs and components. 

  • Manufacturing role operating the following machinery / equipment: 

    • Manual lathe. 

    • Manual pedestal drill. 

    • CNC coil winder. 

    • Circular and band saws. 

    • General use of hand tools. 

    • Maintenance of specialist equipment. 

    • Stocktaking. 

The Ideal Candidate 

Personal Qualities 

Our ideal candidate will be: meticulously focused on attention to detail, flexible, self-motivated, positive, a good communicator, possess good judgement, be approachable, personable, dependable, and use their initiative at all times. 

Desirable Knowledge and Skills 

  • First-class administrator. 

  • IT literate (MS Office). 

  • Systematic structured and well-documented experimental skills. 

  • Familiar with lab equipment such as power supplies, multi-meters and oscilloscopes. 

  • A good feel for amps and volts. 

  • Experience of accurately recording test results. 

  • Hands on experience building prototypes, panels, or something similar. 

  • Ability to handle chemicals safely, including those used for producing printed circuit boards. 

  • Knowledge of elementary circuit board design. 

  • Ability to write technical reports. 

  • Knowledge of project management. 

  • Experience of basic machining and fabrication. 

  • Experience with Solidworks CAD. 

  • Experience with 3D printing. 

  • Experience of working on-site (particularly in a substation or similar facility). 

  • Desirable previous experience 

  • Minimum of 3 years’ work experience in a development environment. 

  • Relevant experience in handling chemicals, soldering circuit boards, mechanical and electrical assembly 

Qualification eligibility 

  • We expect a good standard of numeracy and literacy (GCSE grade A-C in Maths and English). 

  • A BTEC or higher in an engineering discipline is highly desirable. 

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.


Please email or post your CV with a covering letter outlining how you meet this job specification using the contact details below.

Postal Address

FAO: Mr B Mckean, EPS UK Ltd, Units N&O, Freeth St

Colwick, Nottingham, NG2 3GT, UK.

Contact Numbers

Phone: +44 115 896 0486




You can register your interest in a career with EPS in this section. We endeavour to answer all queries within 48 hours.

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