Assembly Technician

Jessup, MD
Dec 04, 2022
Dec 08, 2022
Full Time
The position assembles/ fabricates any or all of the following: semiconductor material, electronic components, subassemblies, products or systems by performing work assignments that are routine in nature where judgment is required.Essential Job Functions include the following, but are not limited to:Reads work orders, follows production drawings and sample assemblies.Positions and aligns parts in specified relationship to each other.Assembles components and devices from multiple elements, including semiconductor devices, ceramic submounts, optical elements (lenses, isolators), electrical elements (resistors, capacitors, thermistors, thermoelectric coolers).Performs assembly tasks (cleaning, epoxy bonding, fiber attachment, seam sealing, device and component testing, final packaging).Performs basic failure analysis and works with engineering staff to remedy problems and improve processes.Tends machines used in the assembly and testing of components and devices.Adjusts or trims materials from components to achieve specified electrical or dimensional characteristics.Performs online go-no-go testing and inspection to ensure parts and assemblies meet production specifications and standards.Maintains throughput as directed by the supervisorCommunicates production issues to the supervisorQualificationsExperience:0-2 years experience in semiconductor wafer fabrication/ assembly/ packaging or other manufacturing/ technical environment.Education:High school diploma or equivalent( GED)Specialized Knowledge and Skills:Basic English language, writing and communications skills as well basic math are required.Basic Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision in a collaborative, team environment and comply with high quality standards.Must work well in problem solving situations, demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness, complete tasks correctly and on time.Strong attention to detailAbility to shift from one task to another to address changing production priorities.Basic understanding of ESD and best practice in a production environmentThorlabs values its diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status. Job descriptions are not intended as and do not create employment contracts. The organization maintains its status as an at-will employer. Employees can be terminated for any reason not prohibited by law.