Manufacturing Technician - (28877)

Sanmina SCI San Jose, CA
Sanmina Corporation (Nasdaq: SANM) is a leading integrated manufacturing solutions provider serving the fastest-growing segments of the global Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) market. Recognized as a technology leader, Sanmina Corporation provides end-to-end manufacturing solutions, delivering superior quality and support to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) primarily in the communications networks, defense and aerospace, industrial and semiconductor systems, medical, multimedia, computing and storage, automotive and clean technology sectors. Sanmina Corporation has facilities strategically located in key regions throughout the world.

Job Purpose: The Instrument Manufacturing Group needs a highly motivated and experienced Instrument Manufacturing Technician with strong electrical and mechanical skills to work on the Molecular Diagnostics Instrument production line. The successful candidate will have experience ranging from board level troubleshooting to high level system wiring and have solid knowledge of software configuration. Able to follow established the documentation outlining the process and test requirements to ensure compliance to FDA and quality requirements.

Nature of Duties/Responsibilities:

* Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices and ensure quality products by following approved assembly and testing procedures. Comply with Good Documentation Practices when creating, documenting and reviewing quality records.

* Open and utilize current revisions of documents in Agile.

* Comply with ESD Handling Procedure to protect electronic parts and assemblies.

* Perform Line Clearance in accordance with Line Clearance procedure.

* Troubleshoot and investigate instrument failures to identify root cause and reprocess per established procedures.

* After assembly, set up, test instruments and complete required documentation

* Become trained and experienced in lower level sub-assembly build and testing requirements.

* Manage rework activities, non-conformances and MRB inventory reduction efforts.

* Become trained and experienced in more complex higher level assembly build and test requirements. Understand the basic functions of sub-assemblies and higher level instruments and conduct investigative and root cause analysis for failures.

* Trained on NCR and PDR procedure. Initiate, investigate and submit NCR's and PDR's to address non-conformances and process deviations.

* Conduct MFG DHR reviews and release of assembled and tested products.

* Assist with the development and revisions to manufacturing assembly and test procedures

* Work with and support engineering teams in the research and development of new products and product launches.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

* 2-4 years related experience

* Experience running the BGA machine (SRT) or similar

* Basic Knowledge of PCB chips and components

* Understanding of electronics schematic and diagrams

* IPC-7711/7721 Rework and Repair experience

* Basic knowledge of Workmanship IPC-A-610

* High School diploma or equivalent with experience in medical diagnostic or pharmaceutical environment.

* AA degree in Electronic preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience to perform at this level.

* Solid understanding of AC and DC electronic wiring (i.e., current/voltage rating, circuit breakers, and safety precautions) is a big plus.

* Proficient knowledge in the use of DVM and oscilloscope is highly preferred.

* Knowledge and experience in the installation and configuration of PC based software.

* Knowledge of hand and powered tools.

* Excellent workmanship standards are essential.

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

* Ability to read schematics and basic computer skills with Word and Excel.

* Good working knowledge of electronic components.

* Experience in QSR/GMP

* Highly motivated

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

* Must be able to lift 30 pounds and stand for extended periods of time

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