Electronic Assembly Machine Operator

Daktronics, Inc. Sioux Falls, SD

Every day, in nearly 100 countries around the world, millions of people depend on Daktronics scoring and display systems for information and entertainment. Our displays provide vital travel information in airports and train stations and along highways. They advertise the price of gas, store specials, and more as you make your daily commute. They also enhance spectators' experiences at sporting events of all kinds, from Little League to the major leagues.

The manufacturing facility located in Sioux Falls, SD will support the billboard and fuel light niches within the Commercial market. The factory will be responsible for the timely and quality production of digital billboards, fuel lights displays, and additional products as business needs demand.

Electronic Assembly Machine Operators enjoy a 4-day work week, Monday through Thursday (4:30pm to 3:00am) with overtime being required and scheduled when work load requires. Overtime is accomplished by working extended hours Monday – Thursdays or on Fridays when work load requires.

Machine Operators in Electronic Assembly will:

* Assemble electrical assemblies and sub-assemblies using hand tools and calibrated equipment.

* Be familiar with surface mount and through hole assembly processes.

* Be knowledgeable about ESD procedures and IPC specifications.

Other general job duties include:

* Learn Daktronics products, systems, and processes and produce product in a safe, accurate and timely manner.

* Be flexible to work in other departments as needed.

* Learn and practice Lean Manufacturing methodology.

* Follow company policies and procedures.

* Regularly and reliably work the scheduled hours. These scheduled hours include being willing and able to work overtime as needed to keep up with production demands. This includes being available to work Friday.

* Complete other duties as assigned to meet customer needs.


* High school diploma or GED required. Post high school education is preferred.

* Past work experience will be evaluated for potential placement.

* Demonstrated ability and desire to train and effectively apply this training in a fast-paced production environment.

* Ability to operate a computer required. Effective keyboard skills preferred.

* Ability to learn quickly.

* Ability to successfully participate as a member of a team.

* Ability to work with minimum supervision.

* Regularly and reliably work the scheduled hours. Ability to work overtime when workload requires.

* Physical requirements include the ability to:

* distinguish and identify wire and paint color

* read fine print with or without the use of corrective lens

* work with odors (solder/paint/solvent/manufacturing odor)

* lift and carry heavy (up to 50 lbs) and/or awkward item

* stand or sit for the full shift and have full range of motion (including but not limited to bending and lifting) required to perform the job function

* maintain steady hand-eye coordination

* reach in all directions and in potentially awkward positions

* Background check will be conducted.

* Fluent in English, written and verbal.

* Daktronics does not sponsor, renew, or extend immigration visas for this position.

Daktronics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetics, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or citizenship status. If you would like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.