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SMT, Machine Operator

Zentech Manufacturing I
Windsor Mill, MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description


Position Description:

The SMT operator performs line equipment setup and operates the surface mount machines in a safe and effective manner. This person performs a wide range of electro-mechanical assembly as well as conducts quality checks ensuring quality meets or exceeds expectations.

The ideal candidate possesses commitment to continuous improvement and a confident drive to win attitude. They will be able to demonstrate intense collaboration and teamwork with a focus and passion for customers and quality. This candidate will also demonstrate thoughtful and disciplined execution while maintaining time sensitive goals.

Major Responsibilities Include:

  • Follow all work instructions to achieve quality and production goals
  • Perform PCB Load/Unload, Transfer Conveyors, Screen Printing, Pick and Place machines and Reflow Oven
  • Setups/teardowns of Component Feeders/Matrix Trays and Hand Placed components.
  • Documents operating parameters and other operator level preventative maintenance on equipment including basic daily cleaning of machine surfaces, scrap bins, and surrounding SMT production areas. (5S)
  • Knowledge of IPC specifications related to SMT assembly
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities/Physical requirements
  • Assist in the Production area as needed.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time. Must have good hand and eye coordination. Minimal lifting on occasion not to exceed 30 pounds.

Experience/Technical/Other Skills Requirements:

  • 1-3 years of experience operating SMT equipment. Juki pick and place equipment is a plus.
  • IPC 610 certification is desirable.
  • Associates degree, relevant military experience, equivalent vocational education, or equivalent experience.
  • Basic math skills are important.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and follow instructions.
  • Organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of current safety requirements.
  • Willingness to be trained.


Zentech Manufacturing I


Windsor Mill, MD
21244 USA



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