PCB Assembler II in San Jose, CA at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Title
PCB Assembler II

Job ID(Requisition ID):

Job Summary
Benchmark products and designs have been seen at the Olympics, the Super Bowl, and in Hollywood. America’s women and men in uniform count on our technical skills to help ensure our country remains safe and our work is part of many of the commercial aircraft seen crisscrossing the skies. Products we engineer live inside some of the world’s fastest computers and are saving lives every day in hospitals and surgical suites around the globe. Benchmark is a world-leading, top-10 EMS provider of integrated electronic manufacturing services with total revenues exceeding $2.5B and with employees in 7 countries on 3 continents offering everything from product development to regional PCB build – including system level assembly in the United States, Mexico, South America, Europe and Asia. We provide service to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of computers and related products for business enterprises, medical devices, industrial control equipment (which includes equipment for the aerospace and defense industry), testing and instrumentation products, and telecommunication equipment, including Benchmark offers customers comprehensive and integrated design and manufacturing services from initial product design to volume production including direct order fulfillment and post-deployment services Job Summary: Assemble and/or modify electronic components, subassemblies and systems by following specific instructions and assisting in working with other less experienced assemblers

Essential Functions and Competencies

• Uses hand tools and associated devices to manufacture PCBs and other electronic assemblies
• Learns and masters all tasks associated with PCB assembly that are assigned
• Identifies electronic components
• Identifies solder non-conformance and correct them
• Effective communication, both verbal and written
• Responds to written and verbal instructions
• Works with and around chemicals used in the PCB manufacturing process
• Able to work overtime as needed
• Obtain and renew certifications on assigned equipment and be willing to cross-train in other areas
• Participates in a continuous improvement activity
• See job analysis forms for specific physical stressors of the job
Qualifications / Education / Experience

• Reads and follows assembly prints, work instructions, drawings, procedures and specifications used in the manufacturing of PCBs.
• Identifies, by sight, workmanship and material defects in touch-up and assembly areas and may be able to suggest basic changes to the work instructions to improve operations in these areas.
• Performs tasks with a high degree of care and attention to details while maintaining a clean and safe work environment.
• Assembles electronic components, assemblies, and modules by working from samples, visual aids, wiring lists and process sheets.
• Maintains accurate material control within the work area.
• Performs inspection of own work in immediate working unit.
• Participates in providing timely feedback to other operations, management and support engineering as appropriate
• Follows and maintain accurate process documentation. Level II
• Able to perform all the essential functions and competencies listed above
• Assembles PCBs of an intermediate complexity
• May use a variety of tools to perform tasks
• Serves as a mentor to lesser skilled employees

1+ years experience in hardware and/or simple optics assembly type activities

•High School Diploma or GED; ability to read, write, perform basic math;
Job Category
Direct Labor
Job Location
San Jose, CA, USA


Pay Type
Travel Requirement
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