The Assembly Technician duties and responsibilities include light manufacturing, preparation of parts, hand soldering, and mechanical assembly of electronic components. The assembly technician must possess a positive attitude, be a team player, and work in a high paced environment. In addition, Efficiency and Quality must be instilled with all work that is performed.
Responsibilities Essential Functions
- Read and interpret work instructions, diagrams, work orders, or reports to determine materials requirements and/or assembly instructions.
- Install components, subassemblies, wiring, or assembly casings, using rivets, bolts, and soldering
- Adjust, repair, or replace parts to correct defects and to ensure conformance to specifications.
- Position, align, or adjust work parts to facilitate wiring or assembly.
- Explain assembly procedures or techniques to other workers.
- Clean parts, using cleaning solutions, air hoses, and cloths.
- Fabricate or form parts according to specifications
- Communicate with supervisors to plan or review work activities or to resolve production problems.
- Inspect or test assemblies for operation and record results.
Key Objectives and Responsibilities
- Attend work on time
- Follow supervisor direction
- Willingness to learn new tasks
Competencies (Skills & Behaviors) Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required
- Reading Comprehension — Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
- Active Listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
- Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
- Finger Dexterity — The ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.
- Oral Comprehension — The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
- Oral Expression — The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
- Visualization — The ability to imagine how something will look after it is moved around or when its parts are moved or rearranged.