Aerospace and Aviation
£12.50 PAYE
Job Type:

Quartz Polishing Technician

Quartz Polishing Technician  


Twelve Months          

£12.50 per hour PAYE           


The job involves the lapping and polishing of Quartz Crystals. This involves operating small lapping and polishing machines and cleaning the crystals with the use of solvent chemicals. Measurement systems used include network analysers, x-ray orientation systems, and laser interferometers.  Processing records are entered into Excel.


The successful applicant would be part of a small, close-knit team, of about 10 people.


Job Profile

Polishing and Lapping of Quartz Crystals

Measurement of Quartz Crystal Frequency

Measurement of Quartz Crystal Orientation

Reporting to Team Leader


Skills/Experience Required


While experience of precision manufacturing would be an advantage, full training will be given

Ability to use Excel would be an asset, familiarity with PCs essential

Hardware used – Network Analysers, X-ray orientation systems, Laser Interferometers, lapping and polishing machines

Software used – Excel, Word

Attention to detail with machine set up, operation and monitoring will be key to this role

Patience will also be necessary for this multi-stage and complex process


Education & Training

Requirements for this role focus on experience but relevant manufacturing qualifications would be an asset


For more information please contact John Paul at Protec Technical Ltd.

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