Staffing - Electro-Optical Technician III in Sunnyvale, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/19/2018

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Job Description

Pick & Place and SMT Machine Operator 

Under general supervision operates Pick and Place and SMT equipment and performs associated tasks requiring a high degree of precision. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 
• Set up Pick and Place equipment at the start of each job. 
• Follow all documented procedures and Bill of Materials correctly for each job. 
• Program and operate Pick and Place machine to produce parts. 
• Operate UV curing of adhesive 
• Characterize parts using various equipment. 
• Make precision alignment of parts and make measurements 
• Redesign tools as necessary to accomplishment precision alignment 
• Assembles tools and programs pick and place machine to make parts 
• Make adjustments and troubleshoot as necessary 
• Document results in Microsoft word and excel. 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: 
• Must have at least 3 years’ experience in the operation of SMT equipment, including pick and place machines, UV curing lamps and reflow ovens and experience in electronic assembly. 
• Ability to read and follow technical documentation including Bills of Materials, engineering drawings and work instructions. 
• Ability to work in a team environment and be a contributor toward team goals. 
• Self-directed to perform the daily duties as required. Be proactive in identifying problems. 
• Ability to change product programs and product set up on the SMT equipment. 
• Follow IPC-610 Standards 
• Can identify SMT components along with polarity markings where indicated. 
• Follow safety procedures. 

Must have experience with these machines: 
• Pick and Place Machine, UV curing lamps, cameras and microscopes 

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