Company Information: The Flextronics Invention Lab is a prototyping, design, and manufacturing facility in downtown San Francisco for Flextronics consumer technology customers. Specifically serving early-stage product teams, hardware start-ups, and high-tough product designs, the facility offers small-batch manufacturing for consumer electronics products.
A product assembler performs a variety of component installations and inspections on electronic assemblies/subassemblies along a production line. May perform minor repairs as necessary.
- Reads work orders, follows production drawings and sample assemblies, or receives verbal instructions regarding duties to be performed.
- Positions and aligns parts in specified relationship to each other in jig, fixture or other holding device.
- Crimps, stakes, screws, bolts, rivets, welds, solders, cements, press fits or performs similar operations to join or secure parts in place.
- Installs finished assemblies or subassemblies in cases and cabinets.
- Assembles and attaches hardware, such as caps, clamps, knobs and switches, to assemblies.
- Performs intermediate assembly tasks, such as potting, encapsulating, sanding, cleaning, epoxy bonding, curing, stamping, etching, impregnating and color-coding parts and assemblies.
- Tends machines that press, shape or wind component parts.
- Performs online go-not-go testing and inspection to ensure parts and assemblies meet production specifications and standards.
- Sets up station with the correct documents and components per assembly drawing.
- Assist in performing repair work.
- Communicates any process problems with peers, leads, supervisors and/or engineers.
- Perform preventative maintenance on production line machinery.
- Performs solder masking, taping non-solderable area, installing e-prom into the sockets and placing Rev labels on the boards per production's documents.
- Properly loads boards on pallets.
- Performs basic touch up, removal and placement, inspecting own work and the work of others following applicable work instructions and quality procedures.
- Detects nonconforming defects and their defect codes to enter into shop floor control systems.
- Assists, instructs and qualifies new operators.
- Reports deviations from standard procedures to engineering or supervisor and provides inputs on quality improvements.
1-2 years of product assembly experience
Work experience that intersects either Printed Circuit Board/Surface Mount Tech--PCB/SMT rework or manual soldering
Machine shop (apprentice level) experience