Rockaway Permanent $28 - 30 p/h

Job description

  • Perform and maintain work assignments with a focus on safety, quality and productivity.
  • Responsible for the surface mount PCB assembly, test, and repair for consumption by the assembly processes in manufacturing finished products to the required schedule while maintaining quality and productivity standards.
  • Responsible for WIP levels and available stock


  • Performs all tasks in a safe manner, wearing required PPE and following all safety regulations.
  • Maintain 6S for a disciplined, clean and safe work environment
  • Setup, maintenance and operation of manual Surface Mount Technology (SMT) assembly equipment which includes but is not limited to: screen printing, manual solder paste inspection, manual optical inspection, pick and place, reflow oven, and final manual optical inspection.
  • Operate, monitor and replenish electronic components onto feeders on pick and place machine
  • Examine the reflow assembly, analyze problems regarding solder quality and chip placement and change the thermal profile accordingly
  • Complete defined quality checks and properly save/store all required data.
  • Diagnose and resolve problems that are identified during the production and testing process including replacing faulty components and reworking manufacturing defects.
  • To gain efficiency by improving processes and standardizing reporting, removing obstacles where possible.
  • To support the new product development process as required where production allows.
  • Responsible for their working environment including ESD compliance.
  • To train new team members.
  • To ensure that all activities are undertaken and controlled in accordance with the Quality Management System (QMS).
  • Troubleshoot issues with quality or productivity related to the team or the process
  • Suggest improvements to processes or procedures
  • Obtain and maintain Operator Certification(s)
  • Additional duties as assigned

Physical Requirements

The position requires the ability to perform the following physical demands and/or have the listed capabilities:

Physical Requirements:

  • 20/20 vision corrected in both eyes, required including close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • The ability to sit-stand 75-100% of the workday.
  • The ability to use your hands and fingers to feel and manipulate items, use electronic or mechanical repair devices, fine motor skill dexterity, and keyboard use.
  • Able to climb, bend, stoop and crawl.
  • Work up to a 10-hour shift
  • The ability to properly lift and carry up to 30 lbs.

Work Environment:

  • Tight spaces on occasion
  • Exposure to static electricity
  • Exposure to and use of sharp implements

Mental Abilities:

  • Make decisions regarding work priorities.
  • Read charts and document numbers and events on paper and on the computer.
  • Read electrical indicators and laboratory equipment indicators.
  • Follow written and verbal instructions. o Interact with digital and basic computerized record & control systems.


Education (Degree/Major)

• Required - High School Diploma or equivalent required

• Preferred – Two-year certified technical education


• Operator Certification

• IPC-A-610 Class 2

• IPC J-STD, 7711/772


Language English

Competencies (Technical, Business/Organizational/People/Behavioral)


  • Presents ideas/facts clearly and concisely in oral or written format.
  • Listens well and asks the right questions.
  • Ability to tactfully yet assertively state position and possess the persuasiveness to obtain leader agreement.
  • Must possess and display integrity
  • Written communication clear and concise
  • Builds trust.
  • Can interact at all levels of management


  • Can adapt/transfer new methods or ideas to situations to maximize results.


  • Takes responsibility for mistakes, respects confidentiality, completes commitments on time

Team and Winning Spirit

  • Create and maintain a team effort attitude and team approach
  • Understands goals of the group; acts to promote a friendly climate, good morale and cooperation.
  • Willingness to generate ideas and contribute to the wider team.

Time Management

  • Makes effective use of time.
  • Has sense of timing and orderly process.
  • Get things done within the expected time frame.
  • Plans beyond today.
  • Can deliver timely, complete and accurate reports/data.
  • Able to efficiently manage day-to-day responsibilities.

Computer Capability

  • Effectively able to perform basic data entry without errors.
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office Packages - WORD & EXCEL.


  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with SMT assembly techniques, equipment and processes
  • Must be familiar with Surface Mount Technology (SMT), electronic components and assembly processes used throughout the industry
  • Knowledge of electronics components commonly used in the industry. This will include full understanding of polarity, part marking information, package size and footprints on PWB’s
  • Ability to read, interpret and work from verbal instructions as well as work instructions
  • Experience with surface mount and plated through hole soldering to IPC standard.
Start date Flexible
Location Rockaway
Salary $28 - 30 p/h
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Reports toOperations ManagerContact nameShabbir AhmedContact emailrecruitment@trend-networks.comContact phone01494486432ReferenceProdTechVSMT