PCB Operator

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  • Location:

    Cambridgeshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £24000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlie Cameron

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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PCB Operator/Technician

  • £25,000

  • St Neots - Cambridgeshire

  • Immediate Start

The role

To follow methods and sequence of operations in; board building, hand soldering (predominantly TH/Conventional componentry), rework and inspection on printed circuit boards.

Whats Involved:

  • Populating PCBAs with through hole components within pre-flow process while adhering to production documentation

  • Component kit prep and PCB cropping within the pre-flow process.

  • To set up equipment needed to assemble the printed circuit assemblies. i.e. ladder racks and assembly frames

  • Reworking through-hole components post flow-solder.

  • Hand soldering through-hole components within hand-assembly process.

  • Fitting SMT components by hand

  • Implementing component modifications to PCBAs (wire links, routed wires, piggyback devices etc)

  • Learn and perform basic troubleshooting protocols and rework for non-conforming units

  • Ability to be flexible and handle priority changes as they occur

  • Meet expected daily production requirements

  • To carry out normal assembly tasks as required

  • 10 years' experience of assembling electronic assemblies

  • 5 years' experience working in electronics manufacturing.

  • High school diploma or equivalent trade school education

  • Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in the use of hand tools including soldering equipment, screwdrivers, wrenches, and heat guns, with good manual dexterity

  • Previous experience of being IPC-A-610 certified

  • Desirable if previously IPC-7711/21 certified

  • Thorough understanding of workmanship standards and quality control procedures including compliance for ESD

  • Experience operating in a lean manufacturing environment