Test Operator II in San Jose, CA at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Title
Test Operator 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 Our San Jose facility has 4 Contract openings for 1st Shift Test Operators and 2 contract openings for 2nd shift openings. As a Test Operator you will perform ICT and functional Go/No Go testing on systems assemblies, sub-assemblies, printed circuit boards and products utilizing test equipment and a variety of test instruments and procedures.

Essential Functions and Competencies

Qualifications / Education / Experience

• Sets up test equipment; understands the test and assembly processes for each type of board or systems/sub-assembly tested
• Operates test equipment requiring basic computer skills and also the knowledge of test programs so that proper identification and interpretation of failure parameters can be recorded and entered into the Quality Management System (PFS).
• Identify component types and read component values or integrated circuits (ICS), resistors, capacitors, etc.
• Identifies by sight or with appropriate devices workmanship and material defects and affixes appropriate marking or defect tags in accordance with Quality Assurance procedures .
• Follows step-by-step procedure while performing various duties such as frequency and / or voltage adjustment and observe meter reading to determine whether the item being tested meets minimum requirements specified in test procedure or test program.
• May maintain records of unit tested, accepted or rejected, utilizing statistical process control charts.
• Applies basic to intermediate knowledge of applicable specification and normal product standards to the performance of individual electrical test. Able to perform all the essential functions and competencies listed above.
• Can independently configure and operate test equipment and interpret basic test results; learn to relate the results to the specific PCB area to inspect for manufacturing defects.
• Makes verbal or written reports on test finding for the purpose of improving test procedures or test equipment.
• If working with printed circuit boards, performs troubleshooting activities up to PCA level following techniques and procedures as defined by test engineering.
• Assists in the mentoring and developing of other testers when needed.
• Assists engineers and test technicians as requested and under their guidance.
• Able to use hand tools and general test equipment (multi-meters, oscilloscope, power supplies, etc.) if working with electronic components.
• Demonstrates basic knowledge operating DMMs to verify possible opens, short, resistance and diode check in working with electronic components.
• Able to read and understand schematics, drawings, assembly prints, procedures, specifications and other documentation describing electronic assemblies if working with components.
• Complies with BEI quality assurance policies and methodologies; understands and uses IPC quality and workmanship standards; develops a strong quality orientation.
• Accepts opportunities to train on new equipment and to cross-train into other site operations, as needed.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Effective interpersonal skills.
• Effective multitask skills and ability to take on additional responsibilities as required.
• Effective organization and prioritization skills.
• Demonstrates high attention to detail.
• Demonstrates discretion, confidentiality, and professionalism when representing the company.
• Supports a 24/7 global business operation as required.
• Able to work overtime when needed.
• Works with diverse groups.
• Participates in a continuous improvement activity.
• See job analysis forms for specific physical stressors of the job *** 4 openings on 1st Shift are available and 2 openings on 2nd shift.

2+ years advanced electronic test (i.e., FCT/HASS)

•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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