Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Engineering Technician
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Conroe, Texas, United States

Brief Description:
The Electronics Assembly Technician will be responsible for manufacturing, repair and inspection of various electronic assemblies including printed circuit boards, wiring harnesses and other items as dictated. This position will also assist engineers with design, development, testing, and manufacturing of prototype designs. This position will be responsible for documentation of every step of their processes and will be able to control their component inventory quantities.

The Electronics Assembly Technician works under the direction of the Engineering Manager.

Detailed Description:
  • Verify, hand place and hand solder components on printed circuit boards in accordance with engineering documentation, manufacturing plans and IPC-6012FS standards
  • Operations and maintenance of all necessary equipment needed for electronic assembly processes
  • Interface with project engineers in resolution of problems related to hardware and development of manufacturing instructions
  • Assemble cables, harnesses and chassis according to engineering documentation and manufacturing process plans
  • Perform rework and forensic investigation of non-conforming hardware
  • Accurately record information for traceability requirements, labor hours and other statistics into company databases as dictated by QA/QC
  • Discuss changes with coworkers—for example, in the design of the part, in the way it will be made, assembled and in the techniques utilized
  • Review procedures for the project to ensure the test specifications and manufacturing steps are followed and objectives are met
  • Record test procedures and results, numerical and graphical data, and recommendations for changes in products or test methods
  • All other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and listening skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and supervisors at once
  • Ability to negotiate delivery timelines, handle objections and counter professionally
  • Excellent soldering skills and experience with high temp soldering practices
  • Ability to interpret both formal and informal assembly documentation
  • Ability to function as part of a team
  • Must have excellent facilitation and problem solving skills
  • Must be innovative and decisive
  • Ability to align with business process leaders and across functional departments
  • Must be able to effectively and timely communicate any significant information to the appropriate channels.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • HS Diploma or GED equivalent
  • IPC-J-STD-001 with space addendum certification and IPC-620 certification
  • 3+ years of experience working in board assembly

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.