Luminous Show Technology is a leading manufacturer of special effects hardware for live events, production companies, themed entertainment, and OEMs.

We take pride in our commitment to pushing the boundaries of creativity and technology, consistently setting new standards in the industry.

As we continue to grow, we are seeking an experienced Assembly Technician to join our team and ensure the efficient operation of our manufacturing activities. The ideal candidate will have a previous manufacturing/engineering/product background and be looking to develop their career within a SME with ambitious growth plans.

The Role:

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Assembly Technician to join our growing team. In this role you will carry out the assembly of electro-mechanical equipment for the entertainment industry, and provide workshop engineering support where required.

The successful candidate will be required to assemble equipment in line with specifications, work closely with other departments to ensure assembly is accurate, carry out work in line with agreed schedules whilst ensuring quality is maintained, resolve any issues that may be encountered, maintain a safe working environment, clean and maintain tools/equipment and order and collect parts when required.

This role involves skilled assembly work in a fast-paced environment and it is essential that applicants have a sound mechanical background. Experience with reading technical drawings is advantageous. You will need to be technically minded and be able to get up to speed with the product range quickly; this position is very hands-on.

The Person:

The successful candidate MUST:

  • Have at least 2 years’ experience in a relevant industry, ideally within the electro-mechanical manufacturing sector
  • Demonstrate relevant education on their CV, with qualifications in one or more of the following: Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, General Science or similar
  • Be proficient and experienced in the use of engineering workshop hand tools and power tools and have knowledge of general engineering practices, for example drilling and tapping
  • Have the ability to work autonomously using their own initiative, with excellent attention to detail
  • Possess strong organisational skills, with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Have experience of working in a fast-paced environment
  • Have experience in one or more of the following: mechanical assembly; electrical assembly; cabling and wiring; plumbing.
  • Be eligible to work in the UK

The Benefits:

  • Company pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 25 days holiday plus public holidays
  • Company events
  • Company uniform
  • Private health insurance & cash plan available after probation period
  • Paid sick leave available after probation period
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free refreshments
  • Collaborative and dynamic work environment
  • Working hours Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm

Salary: £24,000 per annum


Next steps:

If you possess the experience, passion and attitude to make this role a success then we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV with a covering letter that describes how your previous experience makes you suitable for the role, with explanations for any gaps in your employment history to

Candidates invited for interview will be expected to complete a practical test to demonstrate their competence.

This is a permanent role and will be subject to the successful completion of a 6-month probationary review. Candidates will ideally be based within a 30-minute commute of EX2 5GL.