SMT Assembly Operator
Responsible for manual soldering/assembly of circuit boards. Tasks to be performed include supporting machine placed components with hand assembly support on prototype and production printed circuit boards. This effort may also involve assembling surface mount/through-hole technology, low volume and prototype boards, manually. The role will involve picking, insertion and hand soldering of SMT and leaded components, cleaning assemblies (both manually and with the cleaning system), conducting quality inspections of completed assemblies, performing rework/repair of products when necessary and properly documenting operations performed.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Responsible for performing soldering/assembly operations in accordance with training and customer requirements.
Responsible for properly interpreting drawings or seeking help in interpretation.
Responsible for inspecting electronic components and assemblies, to ensure adherence to specific requirements, using a microscope.
Responsible for cleaning parts and assemblies at various stages of production, using cleaning devices and equipment.
Responsible for completing and maintaining records of production and defects.
Responsible for maintaining technical re-certification as required.
Perform other duties as required by supervisor/management
Other Duties & Responsibilities:
Perform or assist with any operations, as required to maintain workflow and to meet schedules and quality requirements.
Maintain safe work area and comply with safety procedures and equipment operating rules keeping work area in a clean and orderly condition.
Follow clean room and other environmental precautions and procedures as required.
Participate in any variety of meetings and work groups to integrate cross functional activities, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems, and maintain specified level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, requirements, and policies.
- Maintain a safe work area and comply with safety policies and procedures and equipment operating rules; keeping work area in a clean and orderly condition.
Comply with all quality and ITAR policies, practices and procedures.
Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.
Contribute to building a positive team spirit.
Communicate effectively with all levels of employees.
Protect confidential information by not communicating, disclosing to, or using for benefit of 3rd parties.
Maintain the highest degree of honesty and integrity at all times.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent
Minimum 3+ years hands on SMT soldering experience in electronics assembly field. (Skill testing will be required during interview)
Must be able to work a 1st shift schedule Monday - Friday with occasional overtime.
Must be authorized to work in the US
Ability to read/interpret drawings and requirements
Ability to perform repetitive work
Must have good attention to detail
Must have basic mechanical assembly skills
Ability to communicate orally and in writing
Work independently with little or no supervision
Ability to maintain effective working relationship with others