Hiller Measurements Senior Assembly Technician in Baltimore, Maryland
Hiller Measurements is a growing, dynamic, high-tech organization based in Dripping Springs/Austin area. This position is for a new facility in the BWI area of Baltimore, MD. Inspired measurement design is what we're about. It's a value wrought from decades of component, instrument, and system design experience. We've tested toys, simulated atmospheric effects of satellite communications, designed unique parts of our nation's radar systems, and designed test systems for the most exciting electronic vehicles on the road. From our headquarters in the Hill Country southwest of Austin, Texas, we operate on a lean and flexible basis allowing us to adapt to our client's design needs, budget, and schedule.
Hiller Measurements Assembly Technicians are responsible assembling, testing, troubleshooting, repairing, reworking and the modification of developmental and production components, parts, equipment, and systems such as wiring, cables, harnesses, PCBs, CCAs, RFIUs, rack enclosures, chassis, panels, electro-mechanical assemblies and other hardware for prototype, build-to-print and custom test systems under the direction of the production manager, production flow control and/or engineering. Also utilizing technical manuals and using a rudimentary knowledge of electronics systems/components and electromagnetic circuit theory, the technician assembles a finished, professional project subassembly or system for our customers, whether a build-to-print or a prototype/custom internal design.
Hiller Measurements Assembly Technicians possess a dynamic skillset, with an extreme attention to detail, and utilize a large range of tools/soldering equipment such as bench drills, machine tools, crimpers, and soldering irons. The technician must be able to work to an engineering drawing alongside a BOM, ICD and wire list.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Studying assembly instructions, blueprint specifications, schematics, diagrams, drawings, parts lists and taking verbal instruction for building, converting, and modifying all types of electronic and mechanical assemblies.
Gathering parts, subassemblies, tools, and materials. Must have a broad knowledge of various electronic components and industry connection types available. Assembling components and examining connections for correct fit; fastening parts and subassemblies.
Documenting actions and providing Engineering feedback on incorrect documentation.
Test electronic components for electronic continuity.
Provide required production and quality records as necessary.
Laying out, building, assembling, testing, troubleshooting, repairing, reworking and the modification of developmental and production components, parts, equipment, and systems such as wiring, cables, harnesses, PCBs, CCAs, RFIUs, rack enclosures, chassis, panels, electro-mechanical assemblies and other hardware.
Assembly technicians with the responsibility of PCB/CCA population and rework should also be proficient/familiar with IPC 7711B/7721. These technicians are responsible for population of bare circuit boards, difficult micro soldering, and circuit card assembly rework.
Electronic assembly per IPC/WHMA-A-620 class 3 standards.
High school diploma or equivalent
IPC J-STD-001, WHMA-A-620 and/or 610 CIS or CIT (Class 3 Workmanship)
Prototype skills in working from schematics
Familiar with all cabling techniques per WHMA-A-620
Capable of working in fast paced environment
Fluent in speaking, reading and writing English
Due to the nature of our Defense Contracts this position is required to be filled by a US Citizen or legal permanent resident
Must have experience in Hand soldering both lead and lead-free assemblies to IPC class 3 standards
Extreme attention to detail
Capable of working in a fast-paced environment
Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and change focus rapidly
Must be able to work over-time when required and ten hour shifts every other week, alternating with a straight 8 hours the opposite week
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.