Hand Solderer I - ROCHESTER (203) in Rochester, MN at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 5/23/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Rochester, MN
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Job Description

Benchmark provides comprehensive solutions across the entire product lifecycle; leading through its innovative technology and engineering design services, leveraging its optimized global supply chain, and delivering world-class manufacturing services. The industries we serve include: commercial aerospace, defense, advanced computing, next generation telecommunications, complex industrials, medical, and semiconductor capital equipment.

Responsible for properly hand soldering and/or using solder machines to locate components onto electronic assemblies.

• Prints Dispatch List and determine which product takes priority based on the defined production guidelines
• Obtains appropriate paperwork and necessary drawings for each job assignment and verify the paperwork has the correct effective date
• Obtains and verify parts and materials from kits for current job assignment
• Hand solders electronic components on boards per documented instructions and schematic drawings, inspects solder connections and clips excess leads as needed
• Performs solder potting activities and dispose of contaminated materials per procedure and documented instructions
• Routes completed boards to the next facility for operation per manufacturing order
• Performs wire add operations when required
• Scans completed boards into PFS system
• Performs “Report Operations Complete” Transactions in automated computer system
• Uses manufacturing routings and process instructions under minimal supervision
• Performs record keeping and complete paperwork associated with job assignments
• Maintains a clean work area and follow all safety and ESD practices
• Performs data entry for labor and work in progress (WIP) tracking
• Reports daily throughput quantities to the Team Leader
• All employees are responsible for the Quality of their work to ensure BEI meets, or exceeds Customer Satisfaction.

Other information:
• Ability to read, write and perform basic math functions
• Basic computer knowledge
• Ability to successfully complete General Production Procedures Training
• Ability to successfully complete hand solder Certification requirements
• Ability to read and understand schematic drawings, process and manufacturing instructions
• Demonstrate strong component recognition skills
• Ability to work both independently and in a team setting
• Demonstrate accuracy and attention to detail
• Ability to work overtime as needed
• Ability to cross-train to operate the varied solder equipment
• Ability to read and understand process instructions, schematic drawings and manufacturing routings
• Ability to work both independently and in a team setting
• Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills
• Demonstrate effective communication skills, both written and verbal
• Demonstrate strong component recognition skills
• Demonstrate accuracy and attention to detail
• Ability to work overtime as needed
• Demonstrate willingness and ability to rotate between rework and line positions
• Effective organizational skills
• See job analysis forms for specific physical stresses of the job


High School Diploma or equivalent preferred

Working Conditions:  Must be able to work required overtime. 


Shift: Shift 1

Work Schedule:  M-Th 06:00am-04:00pm

Full Time


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