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L3Harris Wirer - Assembler in Northampton, Massachusetts

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Job Title: Wirer - Assembler

Job Code: ASSB

Job Location: Northampton, MA

Job Description:

Perform a variety of assembly and wiring operations on various levels of assemblies of electrical/electronic and microwave circuits on electro-optical and electro-mechanical systems working from engineering drawings, schematics and wiring diagrams. Wire previously installed components and subassemblies into main assemblies and perform assembly of components. Perform a variety of harness and cable assembly installations.

  • Must meet eligibility requirements to access US classified information

Essential Duties:

  • Perform assembly and wiring operations on subassemblies to final assemblies of electrical/electronic and microwave circuits on electro-optical and electro-mechanical systems and subsystems. Work from drawings, wiring diagrams, schematics, operations sheets and various other source data.

  • Perform bench, assembly, floor, cleanroom and tower wiring, involving various type cables, harnesses, printed circuit cards (PTH & SMT) and chassis wiring. Use various types of potting and epoxy compounds, wiring on or near optics and other assigned work.

  • Wire previously installed components and subassemblies into main assemblies and, when required, perform mechanical assembly of components.

  • Perform a variety of harness and cable assembly installations including clamping, checking clearances, crimping, wire dressing, soldering and mechanical assembly of components.

  • Perform wave soldering and conformal coating duties.

  • Design routing of cables and harnesses for prototype work; work to close tolerances, work with torches; print markers, assist engineering on prototype designs; use torque wrenches, multimeters, ohmmeters, meggers, micrometers, protractors and specialized electronic tools.

  • Perform teardown, inspection and evaluations (TIE) on multiple programs and electronic equipment; assist production technician in sophisticated system adjustments in test tower; fabricate harness boards; set up and operate cable bend master machines.

  • Maintain appropriate production records. Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly manner. Observe and follow all safety rules and regulations.

  • Perform other similar and related duties as required or assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Trade School + specialized training

  • Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings, wiring diagrams and schematics

  • 3+ months electronic assembly experience or equivalent within the aerospace, defense or medical industry

Work Environment/Equipment Used:

  • Light manufacturing/production environment

  • ESD controlled environment

  • Occasional exposure to chemicals and epoxies with RTK numbers

  • The use of safety equipment (PPE) is required

Essential Physical Tasks:

  • Must be able to sit or stand for up to eight hours

  • Fine motor dexterity

  • Hand-eye coordination and depth perception

  • Concentrated mental/visual demand

  • Ability to lift 30 lbs. and 50 lbs assisted

  • Must be able to recognize colors

*Possible to fill role at higher level - dependent on applicant experience.

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