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Production Operator / Wave Operator

Quality Production LTD dba Fusion EMS
Hillsboro, OR
  • Expired: January 25, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.
Fusion is currently hiring for an Production Operator/ Wave Operator and we would love to have you join our Production team.

FUSION is an Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) company headquartered in Hillsboro, OR.

Rapid growth over the past few years has created the opportunity for expansion and supplier program development.

At FUSION, our mission is to create success in everything we do. We know that this success stems directly from our people, which is why we strive to bring out the best in every employee. We understand that if we start by hiring A+ player who is not only hardworking but also passionate about what they do, we have an incredible formula for a thriving organization. FUSION empowers people to think creatively, collaborate with one another, and make great decisions.


At Fusion, our mission is to create success in everything we do . While this relates directly to the service we provide our clients, it also refers to our ongoing goal of promoting success within our organization - be it through individual career growth, working together to achieve team successes, or creating successful solutions for our company as a whole.

Live the Fusion Values: Fusion team members strive to live our core values every day. We live, breathe, and believe in our core tenants. They are the foundation of our company. Every decision we make aligns with our values and supports the company's mission of success.

Keep Getting Better : At Fusion, there's no such thing as "good enough." We never rest on our laurels - and if there's a better or more efficient way of doing something, we'll find it. Ours is a culture of continuous improvement and perpetually growing from shared experience.

Help each other win : We're more than an organization - we're a family. No one at Fusion operates in a silo. We believe in investing in our team, enjoying each other's company, and contributing to shared success through mutual respect and collaboration.

Do what is right : Every member of our team understands that true success comes from integrity. We know mistakes are a part of life - but when we make a mistake, we own it, fix it, and learn from it. We see challenge as an opportunity for team collaboration, learning, and growth.

Deliver confidence : When it comes right down to it, we're in the business of facilitating success - which means it's our job to instill confidence with our work. Our customers should always know what to expect from us, and we deliver on our promise - every time.

Position Description: This position performs a key role in the production area where you will be operating the Wave machines as well as working in other production areas.

Production Operator / Wave Solder Machine Operator (FT, day shift)

Reports to: Production Manager

  • Setup, operate and perform routine maintenance on wave solder, selective solder, and water wash equipment.
  • Generate wave solder profiles and selective wave programs.
  • Perform daily cleanliness tests of PCBAs using Omegameter test equipment and log results.
  • Operate mini-wave solder pots to install or remove components as needed.
  • Work with Manufacturing Engineers to solve production problems and improve assembly processes.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve problems occurring during the operation of the wave solder and selective soldering equipment.
  • Responsible for documenting any production issues that arise.
  • Participate in weekly production improvement meetings with the Pre-wave, Quality, and Engineering Departments.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all required machine maintenance is performed and properly documented.
  • Compliance with all safety guidelines including the use of any required personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Any additional tasks as requested or required to help Fusion achieve its goals.

Please note - that these mechanical skills listed below are not a requirement for a candidate to be a fit. We will train an individual with no experience on these machines that is willing to learn and has great attendance.


Knowledge, skills, and abilities:
  • Must be a US person.
  • Ability to work from written English work instructions required.
  • Ability to read and write English required.
  • Strong computer skills required for machine programming and logging and tracking work progress.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to lift containers and packages minimum of 40 lbs (at times).
  • Prior wave solder machine operator experience is preferred.

Education and Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

Physical Requirements:
  • Prolonged periods standing and performing repetitive tasks.
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds at a time.
  • Must have manual dexterity to assemble products or machines as directed.
  • Must have excellent hand-eye coordination.
  • Ability to differentiate between colored wires, tabs, and electronic components.

  • Medical and prescription. (Company covers medical - 90% for an employee and 50% for spouse and family with three optional plans)
  • Dental and Vision
  • Vacation time
  • Simple IRA (similar to 401K) (company matches up to 3%)
  • Short term disability (company covered)
  • Long term disability (optional)
  • Voluntary life (optional)
  • Holiday pay
  • Tuition reimbursement

Quality Production LTD dba Fusion EMS


Hillsboro, OR
97124 USA