Mechanical Assembler

  • COMTECH
  • Santa Clara, CA
  • Nov 01, 2021
Full time Telecommunications

Job Description

Full Time RegularSanta Clara, CA, US30+ days agoRequisition ID: 2714APPLYTO MECHANICAL ASSEMBLER

Job Summary:

Responsible for performing a wide variety of electronic or electro-mechanical assembly operations on assemblies or sub-assemblies in an RMA environment. Determines and/or follows method sheets and assembly drawings in performing wiring, component installation, hand soldering and cable harnessing on assembly units. Makes setups and adjustments holding tolerances to drawing specifications.  The candidate must be comfortable performing basic electronic evaluations and documenting findings. 

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Performing incoming inspection and initial evaluations of RMA units.
  • Energizing, communicating, and downloading files from RMA units.
  • Follow processing logs and departmental electronic tools to complete and communicate product status.
  • Utilize department visual signals and electronic tools to complete daily work assignment.
  • Generate and update discrepancy reports and Engineering Change Requests.
  • Follow and interpret assembly drawings, schematics, and method sheets to complete mechanical assemblies.
  • Performs inspection of all materials and documentation prior to performing assigned task.
  • Assembles power supplies, controllers, microwave tube amplifiers, solid state power amplifiers and other electrical equipment
  • Makes crimp connections on cables.
  • Assembles components on PC boards including soldering
  • Interacting with and cleaning units that are extremely dirty. 
  • Provide training assistance to other assemblers.
  • Modify and make parts using machinery and sheet metal equipment
  • Perform final assembly on finished units.
  • Placing final assembled units into the burn-in room.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities when required. 

 

Supervisory Responsibilities: /No

Computer Skills and/or Tools:  MS Windows

Qualifications/Competencies:  To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  •  Read, understand electrical Interconnects, electrical and mechanical assembly drawing
  • Read, understand mechanical drawing
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good Math aptitude (adding, subtraction, multiplication, division).
  • Excellent solder skills.
  • Excellent crimping skills.

 

Education and/or Experience:  High School Diploma

Physical Demands: 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 occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds or more.

Work Environment: 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 noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

About Us

Comtech Satellite Network Technologies, Inc.  is a leading provider of innovative and optimized satellite communications solutions. Our efficient and reliable ground equipment portfolio meets the unique demands of our mobile backhaul, government, mobility and enterprise customers on every continent, in 160+ countries and across every ocean. For more information, visit www.comtechefdata.com. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.