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Pulsed Power Technician

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 pressureJob 53 – Pulsed Power Technician

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How to Apply

Please upload a covering letter / supporting statement and CV using the online application form on this page. The post will remain open until filled. Two referees should be available on request. Informal enquiries may also be addressed to:


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We are an equal opportunities employer. This role is subject to background checks.

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