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Assembly Technician

  • Location: Hopkinton, Middlesex, Massachusetts
  • Salary: 1-33.21 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Start Date: 2021-10-31
  • Job Ref: 21-22720
Monday Friday
7:00am 3:30pm
Hours are flexible between 6am to 9pm, applicants will be required to work 8 hour shift within these hours however can be flexible with their start time, OT is required as needed.

Performs manufacturing activities, including but not limited to: design; test; checkout; modification; fabrication; and assembly and repair of electro-mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry or specialized test equipment. Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Performing assembly and repair of electro-mechanical systems
Performing testing, checkout and trouble-shooting, utilizing schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans
Conducting operational testing and fault isolation on systems and equipment, using manufacturing test, development or diagnostic equipment, including but not limited to equipment as oscilloscopes, signal generators and specialized test apparatus
Assisting in determining methods or actions to remedy malfunctions
Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information and documentation to develop and evaluate options and recommend and implement solutions
Applying principles of engineering science and technological techniques, procedures and equipment to the production of various goods and services
Identifying measures or indicators of system performance and making recommendations or taking actions to improve or correct performance, relative to the goals of the system
Nothing in this job description restricts managements right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job at any time.
Required Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent required
A willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges; reliable, flexible responsible, dependable and able to complete tasks in a thorough manner; and a strong detail-orientation
Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming
Knowledge and understanding of the practical application of engineering science and technology
Ability to understand written work instructions, electro-mechanical drawings and standard operating procedures (SOPs)
In order to set expectations and to the extent permitted by applicable law, please note that if an applicant is hired for this position, the applicant will be required to prove that the applicant has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire, subject to any qualified religious or medical exemptions. Please note that the employer reserves its rights to mandate additional vaccine requirements at any time.

Blood borne Pathogens Training & Hepatitis B Requirement
Preferred/Desired Qualifications:
Associates degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology or equivalent technician experience, computer literacy and hand tool and/or machine tool experience is preferred
Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
Must be able to conduct tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance
Ability to independently troubleshoot to determine causes of operating errors and determine resolutions
Physical Requirements & Expectations:
Must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 80 pounds
Must be able to stand and/or sit for up to 8 hours per day