Cable Assembler

Vektrex designs, develops and manufactures high performance LED and laser testing products with the goal to innovate and provide advanced, high quality, forward-looking solutions that reduce global greenhouse gas emissions for our client partners.  Are you ready to work for a company where you can make an immediate impact? Are you ready to join an exciting company that does meaningful work for the green tech community? If this sounds like you please read the full job requirements below:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Continuing the high caliber of quality, build custom cables for Test and Reliability Systems
  • Build various cables that meet IPC-A-610 Class 2 requirements
  • Read and interpret drawings or written instructions performing assemble tasks to work instructions
  • Determine and/or methods and sequences of operations in performing assembly tasks such as wiring, component installation, hand soldering and cable harnessing
  • Must be able to use measuring tapes and DMM
  • Must be able to know how to crimp terminal/contacts onto wires using manual tooling
  • Label assemblies in accordance with drawing specifications
  • Soldering / tinning wire, splice connections
  • Perform related duties as assigned by supervisor
  • Provide technical assistance to Engineering group as required
  • Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate with production and engineering staff
  • Knowledge of basic hand tools, cutters, wire strippers, soldering iron and heat gun. Good computer proficiency (MS Office – Word, Excel)
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service
  • Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices
  • Must be able to read blueprints, mechanical drawings, bill of materials and written instructions
  • Cables and soldering experience 3 years
  • High school diploma or GED required

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions per company policies
  • Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance per company policies
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs
  • Must be able to talk, listen and speak clearly
  • Able to sit or stand for long periods of time

Challenges:

  • Vektrex is entrepreneurial with a small staff.  You will have responsibilities and we expect peak performance.
  • Change is a constant.  Vektrex is fast paced and fast growing.  You need to be disciplined and a fast-learner.

Application Submission Instructions:

Vektrex prides itself on company loyalty and we accomplish this by allowing employees to grow as the company grows. This is a great opportunity for you to be the next success story. Email jobs@vektrex.com to apply.