Date posted: 28 Jul 2022

An Entry Level Opportunity to join our Electronics Manufacturing Engineering team has arisen at Chelton. If you have a good understanding of RF circuits and antennas and familiarity with PCB fault finding, repair and testing, then this could be the ideal role for you. 

This is a permanent opportunity, based at our offices in Marlow, Buckinghamshire. SL7. 


  • Support production with day-to-day issues
  • Test antennas and control systems
  • Gate keeping engineering drawing used by operations and external manufacturers.
  • Maintain Work Instructions, Drawings and Documentation
  • Support supply chain on PCB manufacturing and component specification
  • Capture operational best practice / preferences and implement changes

Skills and Qualifications

  • Exposure to PCB testing; fault finding, repair and testing
  • Technical understanding of component datasheets and specifications
  • Good understanding of RF circuits and antennas
  • Design for manufacturing and assembly process
  • Use of laboratory equipment (Power supply, signal generators, Digital Multimeters, Oscilloscopes, VNA)
  • BSc or MSc in Electronics/RE engineering or related discipline 
  • Proactive problem solver
  • Great Communicator

It would be advantageous if you had:

  • Experience in RF simulation and modelling
  • Knowledge of Lean and/or 6 Sigma manufacturing
  • Knowledge of 2D and/or 3D CAD design


  • Competitive salary
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Private medical insurance
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays, with the opportunity to buy and sell leave
  • Compressed working week. 
  • Pension contribution matched up to 8%
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Flexible benefits scheme 

About Chelton

Chelton is a global leader in the design, development, manufacture and support of advanced aerospace and defence systems for platforms operating in the air, on land and at sea. With a portfolio spanning Antennas, Avionics and Land, we’ve been securing success in demanding environments since 1947 – one of the longest tenures in the aerospace and defence industry.

From aerospace and defence communications through to navigation and electronic warfare, everything we do is driven by the people behind the products. Our top-level talent combines ground breaking technical capabilities with a matched drive and persistence to offer our customers a competitive edge with exciting new technology.

If you’re looking to leave your mark on the world, why not choose the exhilarating world of aerospace and defence and better yet, join Chelton for your chance to innovate, create and excite.