SMT Machine Operator


Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID



St. Paul

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD17.00/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Minneapolis, MN - Metro - (USA) 222 S 9th St Suite 290 MN Minneapolis , MN - 55402 Phone : 612-375-9200



Job Description

This is a direct hire opportunity with a company specializing in manufacturing superior LED light circuit technology.

The SMT Machine Operator will understand SMT or picking and placing terminology. This person will be knowledgeable of SMT components types and their package size. The operator should be experienced with the total SMT process from set-up, feeders, programming knowledge, stencil, manual and automated printing, solder paste, and reflow ovens. Skills include a comprehensive understanding of IPC standards. The SMT operator will program, run and maintain the SMT equipment (paste printer, pick and place, AOI, reflow, conveyors).

What's in it for you:

An amazing earning opportunity with an additional bi-weekly bonus that is based on the production of the facility (On average an extra $5.50-6.50/hour)

Excellent benefits that include 100% Medical benefits and 4% 401K Match

Overtime offered on weekly basis on Fridays

Opportunity for growth and development

Critical Attributes:

Reliability - takes responsibility for getting the job done; to their work schedule on a consistent basis

Communication - with others on the shop floor

Learning Skills - with our machines, our processes, is adaptable

Energy - meets the pace and speed expectations

High Attention to Detail

Helps the Team by being flexible - duties, work schedule

Background Profile

Need to understand set-up and operation of the SMT machine (Pick & Place Experience)

IPC-610 training/experience

Experience with electronic component assembly

Knowledge of ESD procedures

Solder paste/stenciling

Ability to problem solve

Mechanical tooling/fixtures

Electronic component recognition

Simple electronic testing (DVM, etc..)