Job Description

First Light Fusion are seeking to recruit a Pulsed Power Technician to expand its specialist team of technicians. The pulsed power technician role is working within the pulsed power team on the electro-magnetic launch campaign, developing the existing EM launch capability and setting up experimental campaigns.

We are looking for a highly motivated person with strong electrical and mechanical assembly experience who can assemble, strip down and re-assemble sophisticated experimental equipment. Specialist training will be provided for the right candidate.


  • The ability to build complex assemblies accurately
  • Working to tight tolerances
  • Ability to identify, report and replace worn parts and seals during visual inspection
  • Ability to communicate and liaise with Design and Engineering teams
  • Flexible, with a good attitude to work


  • Knowledge of safe working practices, including high voltage
  • Good background in Engineering with preferably an apprenticeship behind you
  • Vacuum experience
  • Experience of working in a workshop environment
  • A logical and analytical approach to problem solving
  • Being highly motivated, confident and organized with keen attention to detail
  • Ability to absorb technical information quickly and being able to perform occasional tasks whilst under time pressure