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SMT Operator - 2nd Shift

Westborough, MA 01581

Employment Type: Contract Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 50125

Our client, located in Central Massachusetts, is looking for a SMT Operator for their 2nd shift opening, who will be responsible for utilizing SMT machines to place surface mount parts and solder re-flow the devices to the printed circuit board. Responsible for the set-up of all pieces of equipment on the SMT line including the screen printer, the pick and place machines, and the re-flow oven. Ability to identify issues relating to each piece of equipment on the line and make minor modifications to programs as required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Adhere to all ESD requirements.
  • Adhere to all Board Handling requirements.
  • Follow Moisture Sensitive Device (MSD) handling requirements based on component moisture sensitive levels (MSL).
  • Support and follow all ISO standards related to the Quality Management System; these systems may include, but are not limited to, quality, the environment, health, safety, and security.
  • Utilize the manufacturing execution system to transact the work performed at various work centers on shop floor.
  • Utilize process sheets to ensure correct build of product.
  • Load feeders for surface mount machines using the load list provided by machine.
  • Verify correct part numbers being used for the specific job being run.
  • Initiate and select correct programs for SMT screen printer and SMT pick and place machines and correct reflow profile for the reflow oven.
  • Select the proper stencil screen for use during screen printing operation.
  • Trim in assemblies on the screen printer related to the fiducials on the assembly and inspection related processes on the printer.
  • Perform necessary trims required on the SMT pick and place equipment related to the SMT program, PCB fiducials, and feeder set-ups.
  • Perform machine preventative maintenance on Screen Printer and Pick and Place machines based on assigned schedules.
  • Operate stencil cleaning machine.
  • Cleaning boards as required based on soldering chemistry.
  • Support all 5S objectives.
  • Must use required Personal Protective Equipment as applicable.
  • Perform all other duties, as assigned.

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Ability to identify issues relating to each piece of equipment on the line and make minor modifications to programs as required.
  • Ability to effectively navigate computer systems and required software.
  • Must be able to read and interpret customer-supplied documentation.
  • Must be able to read and interpret company documentation.
  • Must pass IPC-DVD-64C Component Identification.
  • Must pass IPC-A-610 Modules: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, and 8.
  • Computer skills; including Microsoft Office.
  • Knowledge of machine maintenance.
  • Must be able to operate job specific equipment such as and not limited to, Juki pick and place, EKRA screen printer, Koh-young SPI, Reflow, and Vapor Phase ovens.

Experience and Education:
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 6 – 12 months previous electronic experience preferred.

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