Cable Assembly Technician

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Randox is one of Northern Ireland’s most successful manufacturing companies and we are continuing to grow. We require highly motivated and dedicated individuals to work within our busy Manufacturing Department as Cable Assembly Technicians in the Randox Science Park – Antrim.

Current Shift Pattern:
07:40 – 17:20 on Monday – Thursday
07:40 – 11:40 on Friday

This may move to 4 x 10 hours shifts in the future.

The role:

  • Manufacture and assembly of cables to be used in analyser machines, electromechanical modules and for use in engineering products and projects.
  • Re-work of printed circuit boards assembly
  • Providing feedback on possible issues.
  • Identifying and implementing ways of improving the efficiency of the process.
  • Full training to IPC standards will be provided to successful applicants

The candidate:


  • Educated to GCSE level
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing or assembly role
  • Have basic experience in standard computer applications (Microsoft office)
  • Flexibility to work a shift pattern


  • Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in either electromechanical assembly or light engineering manufacture.
  • Have a qualification in an electronic discipline.
  • Experience in the use of crimping tools (manual and / or automated)
  • Experience of soldering cable/PCB assemblies.
  • Have a hands-on approach and practical engineering skills.
  • Previous experience working to IPC-WHMA-A-620 standard

About Randox:

An international company operating in over 145 countries that continues to have unparalleled growth, Randox Laboratories has been the heartbeat of the UK’s National COVID Testing Programme throughout the pandemic.   In early 2020 Randox recognised the threat from COVID-19 and, based on over 40 years of diagnostic experience, quickly developed a test to accurately identify the virus.  Testing at scale commenced within weeks to support the UK’s National Testing Programme and private clients alike.  Through the enormous effort and commitment of its staff Randox is currently operating at a capacity of 180,000 COVID-19 samples per day, making it the most productive laboratory in the UK and Ireland and amongst the very largest in Europe.

Additionally, as a world leader in diagnostics for clinical healthcare, toxicology and food security, our expertise and product portfolio have assisted laboratories across the world in improving health and saving lives. Our global success is a result of our pioneering products and the commitment & skill of our workforce, which continue to grow exponentially.

Central to the Randox ethos is our drive and determination to improve healthcare worldwide and every one of our talented staff play a role in this. In order to serve our growing international markets, we require high calibre applicants with scientific, engineering, software and broader business skills – including sales, marketing, logistics, finance and many more.  Join the Randox team and play your part in improving the health of millions.

Randox Laboratories Limited is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

  • Permanent
  • NI - Antrim
  • Closing date: Sunday 04 Jun 2023
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