Olympus America Inc. Rework Technician in Waltham, Massachusetts

Job Requirements::

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) is required.

  • Minimum of 5 years lead and lead-free repairing of micro surface mount industrial electronics to component level is required; minimum of 3 years professional experience in service/repair related roles is preferred.

  • Technical experience in soldering/rework is required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Trained and certified IPC-A-610 applications specialist, EPTAC 610 Inspection lab or equivalent experience is essential. If not IPC-A-610 certified, Olympus will facilitate this certification for a suitable candidate within the first quarter of employment.

  • Extensive experience in surface mount rework to component level of industrial electronics is essential.

  • Must be able to effectively use the following: microscope, lead and lead free RoHS soldering equipment.

  • Experience with Air Vac Onyx 29 semi-automatic soldering and de-soldering system or equivalent is desired.

  • Must have ability to read and comprehend standard engineering documentation such as: schematics, BOM’s, wiring diagrams, mark-ups and assembly drawings.

  • Must possess exceptional surface mount and through-hole PCB rework skills.

  • Must be highly skilled in surface mount printed circuit board repair.

  • Excellent attention to detail with the ability to multi-task numerous customer inquiries through to completion is essential.

  • Must be able excel in fast paced environment, ability to multi-task and work/meet shipping deadlines.

  • Must be able to read, speak and write English language.

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Job Duties::

As a Solder rework technician working on the Service team, you will be empowered and inspired to do your best work. You will contribute to our mission by removing and replacing surface mount components enabling us to repair valuable printed circuit boards.” A typical day for you will include:

  • Performing a wide variety of electronic or electro-mechanical rework tasks in support of service and occasional manufacturing requirements.

  • Working from rough schematics, blueprints and oral instructions to repair or modify assemblies, sub-assemblies and components. Installs engineering directed change orders (ECO’s).

  • Performing rework and quality testing. Most work requires use of a microscope during rework activities.

  • Working frequently includes interaction with development and/or design and production engineering personnel.

  • Supporting service technicians by quickly and efficiently repairing boards involved in current service processes.

  • Performing repairs in accordance with appropriate Quality Standards and industry soldering practices.

  • Applying sound judgment regarding length of time spent on a repair before asking for help or putting a unit aside.

  • Organizing work area implementing 5-S and LEAN workflow to maximize efficiency.

  • Must be willing and able to work occasional overtime to meet department workload requirements.

  • Seeking and accepting guidance as required to assure meeting work goals and to increase competence.

  • Teaching, mentoring and guiding less experienced personnel.

  • Accurately entering repair/rework data into the Netsuite service database to ensure accurate recording of all events.

  • Ensuring all parts used to update or rework PCB’s comply with published Engineering Change Orders for each unit repaired.

  • Will be expected to perform new product development support; build prototype PCB’s and assemblies utilizing marked-up drawings and schematics.

  • Performing all other essential duties as assigned.

Job Description:

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. We’re currently looking for a Rework Technician to join us in our Waltham, MA office.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

The Rework Technician will perform efficient, effective, and highly reliable surface mount micro-component replacement and repairs to a wide variety of electronic circuit boards and other devices. The incumbent must have been trained and certified in IPC-A-610 or equivalent soldering standard and have 3 years of experience in lead and lead-free soldering repair of micro surface mount industrial electronics to component level. He/She will posses experience in the use of Air Vac Onyx 29 semi-automatic soldering and de-soldering system or equivalent.

About Us:

At Olympus, we put a lot of good back into the world, and what we do really matters. We are committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling every day by crafting innovative optical and digital solutions in medical technologies, microscopy, industrial solutions, cameras, and audio recorders.

We view our relationship with and commitment to our employees with the same passion. Everything we do at Olympus is a reflection of our vision, and everyone here helps to make it a reality. We’re invested in our employees, great ideas, and how they impact the communities around us. We see the world through multiple lenses and come together to find the right answers; the best solutions.

THAT’S OLYMPUS.

TRUE TO YOU. TRUE TO SOCIETY. TRUE TO LIFE.

Olympus Scientific Solutions Americas Corp

Olympus embraces diversity and inclusion. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our policies as well as our values prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification. EOE Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

Company URL:

Olympus Scientific Solutions Americas Corp at http://www.olympus-ims.com/

Posting Locations:

Massachusetts, Waltham

Work Location:

Waltham-Riverview OSSA

Posting Title:

Rework Technician

Auto req ID:

3834BR

Job Family:

Repair

3834BR

Olympus is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, genetic information, ancestry, military or veteran status, or any other federal, state or local protected classification.