AOI (Automated Optical Inspection) Inspector

Posted 2 months ago

UK:E are recruiting a AOI (Automated Optical Inspection) Inspector for our facility in Royton, Lancashire.

Full-time, Permanent

General Description / Main Duties

This position operates the AOI machine and reviews machine identified defects for accuracy. The ideal candidate for this position will thrive off working in a fast-paced environment and enjoy a variety of assemblies. UK Electronics will offer any specific training to the right candidate.


  • Review AOI inspection for accurate, consistent detection of SMT paste, component placement and solder joint defects.
  • Load programs as per documentation.
  • Complete fault report logs as and when required.
  • Ability to recognise problems in the operation process or with components and to report the error to the machine operator for correction.
  • Using a variety of inspection aids, inspect populated printed circuit boards and identify component misplacement and solder defects to IPC-A-610 standards.


  • Quality control and part identification experience.
  • Soldering experience toward IPC-J-STD-001 is beneficial.
  • Knowledge of SMT components is essential.
  • Quality is key, as is attention to detail.
  • Must show knowledge and / or skill in operating the equipment used within this area.
  • Basic PC Knowledge is required.
  • Candidate must have the ability to read and understand work routers, assembly drawings, component identification and component polarity.

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