Laboratory Technician

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Medical device micro-electronics assembler in a R&D Laboratory environment. Excellent manual dexterity to work with microscopic electronic components. Clean room experience required and experience with micro-electronics (hybrids) assembly using conductive and nonconductive epoxies. Must be detail oriented and good with paperwork and documentation. Must be a good team player and dependable.

Education and Experience requirements

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Minimum 5 years applicable experience
  • 21 CFR 820, ISO 9001 & ISO 13485
  • Lab Technician
  • PC Board
  • Schematic / print drafting and reading
  • Cabling
  • Tooling (including precision)
  • Computer literate
  • Mil-Std Soldering (including ROHS)

Technical duties

  • Works in a lab or cleanroom
  • Reads work orders and travelers, follows production drawings and sample assemblies, or receives verbal instructions regarding duties to be performed.
  • Positions and aligns parts in specified relationship to each other in jig, fixture, or other holding device.
  • Crimps, stakes, screws, bolts, rivets, welds, solders, cements, press fits, or performs similar operations to join or secure parts in place.
  • Mounts assembled components, such as transformers, resistors, transistors, capacitors, integrated circuits, and sockets, on chassis panel.
  • Connects component lead wires to printed circuit or routes and connects wires between individual component leads and other components, connectors, terminals, and contact points, including installation of surface mounted components (e.g. 0402, 0201)
  • Installs finished assemblies or sub-assemblies in cases and cabinets.
  • Assembles and attaches hardware, such as caps, clamps, knobs, and switches, to assemblies.
  • Performs intermediate assembly tasks, such as potting, encapsulating, sanding, cleaning, epoxy bonding, curing, stamping, etching, impregnating, and color coding parts and assemblies.
  • Tends machines that press, shape, or wind component parts.
  • Adjusts or trims materials from components to achieve specified electrical or dimensional characteristics.
  • Performs inline go/no-go testing and inspection to ensure parts and assemblies meet production specifications and standards.
  • Performs assembly under low and high power microscopes.
  • Performs basic data entry.

Quality Control

  • Perform incoming and work in process inspections
  • Able to inspect (visually, electrically, mechanically, etc) another technician’s work

Support Services

  • Responsible for Inventory Management including but not limited to coordination of Stores.
  • Responsible for Process Monitoring including but not limited to Chart Recorders, Data Loggers, etc.
  • Responsible for Preventative Maintenance, clean work station cleanliness and ESD test.
  • Responsible for Calibration including but not limited to tracking and coordinating equipment for calibration.

Product Life Cycle (including Medical Devices)

  • Works within the AMF Quality System and all SOPs/DWIs
  • Works directly with Engineering in all product lifecycle phases (Concept, R&D and into Production).
  • Works collaboratively with Engineering to draft manufacturing documentation. Real-time feedback on manufacturability is required.


  • Works well within a team
  • Punctual, dependable and reliable
  • Enjoys learning – Talented and asks questions to gain an understanding
  • Ability to adjust to changes, adjust priorities fluidly and adapt appropriately
  • Attitude (positive, open to change)
  • Hustle (productive, creative, efficient)
  • Integrity (set clear expectations, trust, follow up, commitments met, listen/understand well)

Nice to have (not necessarily required):

  • Welding: resistance and laser (hermetic and spot welds)
  • Brazing (including ceramic to metal, metal to metal, etc)
  • Sample preparation for engineering analysis (cross-sectioning, xray, etc)

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