Date posted: 13 Jul 2022

Due to increased customer demand, Chelton are recruiting for Assembly Technicians to join our team. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join the Antennas team working on the electrical assembly of aerospace antennas and associated products. 

We offer a competitive salary, regular overtime and career progression in a well established local business. 

This is a permanent position, with a 39 hour working week, based at our Marlow office in Buckinghamshire, SL7.


  • Electro-mechanical assembly of antennas and associated products, ensuring relevant documentation and sequential steps are followed.
  • Accurate hand soldering of components.
  • Timely completion of paperwork.
  • Tasks as delegated by Production Supervisor.
  • Provide feedback on product build aspects, highlighting issues as appropriate.


  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Excellent manual dexterity.
  • Good timekeeping.
  • Timely completion of paperwork.
  • Awareness of SHE (Safety, Health and Environmental) issues.
  • Computer literate.
  • Ability to solder to IPC610 standards
  • Manufacturing experience would be beneficial.


  • Competitive salary, plus regular overtime available
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Private medical insurance
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays, with the opportunity to buy and sell leave
  • 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.