Career Opportunities

Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018

Join us! Sierra Circuits, founded in 1986, is the leading name in printed circuit board manufacturing. We are located in Sunnyvale, California--the heart of the Silicon Valley. We are seeking individuals who love technical challenges and who thrive in a fast-paced, stimulating work environment that rewards innovation and expertise.

We are currently hiring for the following positions:
Most of our positions requires use of information or access to jobs which are subject to the US Government International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) requirements. All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee. In no case will applicants be allowed to begin their scope of work in this specific position without providing proof of U.S. person status.

For immediate consideration, please include your salary requirements and shift preference and email your resume to jobs@protoexpress.com, or you can fax resume to 408-328-4091, or you can stop by 1108 W. Evelyn Ave Sunnyvale, CA 94086 to complete an application.

Our Employees Enjoy:
  • 401(K) Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Life Insurance
  • Holiday Pay
  • Vacation Pay
  • Dynamic and fast growing work environment

Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Maintenance & Facilities Technician
Job Opening Date:  05 Oct, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY:  The Maintenance & Facilities Technician is responsible for performing a variety of routine and emergency maintenance to all Sierra Circuits, Inc. facilities and equipments as directed by the Maintenance & Faculties Manager.

SCHEDULE: Graveyard

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Conduct periodic inspections on assigned equipments according to Preventive Maintenance Schedule (ISO Form 11-01-01-B).
  • Perform preventative maintenance work on equipments and machineries to prevent breakdowns, costly repairs, and the development of unsafe conditions.
  • Promptly respond to and complete job requisitions according to request forms and summit to Maintenance & Facilities Manager.
  • Use proper tools and techniques to perform the required tasks in a professional and safe manner.
  • Research, order, and prepare spare parts needed with the most cost effective solution.
  • Report any potential problems to the Maintenance & Facilities Manager.
  • Perform daily housekeeping duties to maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Interact professionally and diplomatically with managers, co-workers, and vendors.
  • Be available for emergency maintenance.
  • May be required to operate a forklift. 
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. 

  • High school diploma, AA degree in related field preferred.
  • 2-5 years experience in the following trades: general building maintenance, electricity, carpentry and plumbing. 
  • Ability to read and interpret schematic diagrams.
  • Previous hands on experience with electrical/mechanical tools and test instruments.
  • Good written/verbal communication skills and ability to generate reports of diagnoses of machines and completed task.
  • Must have a professional demeanor and good customer service skills with a sense of urgency.
  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds maximum and stand/walk throughout the day.
  • Ability to operate a forklift if needed. 
  • Must be highly motivated and able to multi-task.
  • Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.
  • Valid driver’s license required.



 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Touch Up / Rework Operator
Job Opening Date:  05 Oct, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

 

POSITION SUMMARY: The Assembler (Touch up and Rework Operator) is responsible for all aspects of Printed Circuit Boards (PCB) assembly to ensure that customer’s specifications/requirements are met.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:

  • Use magnification aids and stereo-microscope, to solder components and ECO wires to PCBs, adhering to IPC-A-610 (current revision) standards.
  • Employ hand tools, such as tweezers, to manually assemble components to PCBs.
  • Follow customer Bill of Material and assembly notes, to assemble PCBs to meet customer specifications.
  • Communicate discrepancies to the appropriate management representative to ensure that all products meet customer specifications and company quality standards.
  • Read, understand and follow customer’s drawings, specifications and requirements as they apply to assembly projects.
  • Read, understand, and comply with ISO procedures/work instructions and IPC specifications as related to manufacturing and inspecting printed circuit board assembly.
  • Accurately and thoroughly complete all forms/documents for reporting inspection results.
  • Communicate procedures, inspections, requirements and other elements of quality assurance to appropriate team members and management representatives.
  • Perform housekeeping duties to maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Interact professionally and diplomatically with managers, co-workers, and vendors.
  • Be punctual and maintain good attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

  • High School Diploma preferred.
  • 3-5 years experience in the printed circuit board assembly industry.
  • Extensive knowledge of mechanical, thru-hole, surface mount, electronic component identification and performing reworks on printed circuits boards a must.
  • Prior experience with ISO 9001/9002 or QS9000 preferred.
  • Ability to install hardware on assemblies, components and parts per documentation.
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret all documentation related to PCB Assembly, quality control specifications, IPC 610 certification, blue print drawings and engineering specifications.
  • Ability to use quality related measuring equipment and all hand tools required for PCB Assembly.
  • Ability to follow procedures and maintain quality of products at all time.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds and stand/walk throughout the day.
  • Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.

We offer a great atmosphere, competitive hourly salary, medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits a well as a 401(k) and the opportunity for growth.

Sierra Circuits, Inc. is a equal opportunity employer.

 




 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Machine Technician
Job Opening Date:  05 Oct, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

~~POSITION SUMMARY:  The Machine Technician Supervisor is responsible for assisting the Maintenance & Facilities Manager in preventing machinery/equipment breakdowns by performing regular daily routine and emergency preventative maintenance as scheduled and in a timely matter.  

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

• Conduct daily walk-through/inspections to ensure that all machines/equipments are in good running condition.
• Assign and/or conduct daily preventative maintenance on equipments/machineries (Hitachi Drills, DES, Printar, Hyoki Scrubber, Photo Developer, etc.) to prevent breakdowns, costly repairs, and the development of unsafe conditions.
• Monitor Preventive Maintenance schedule and ensure that they are strictly followed.
• Supervise all machine technicians in their day-to-day work assignments.
• Inspect all tasks performed on each machines/equipments before releasing back to operations to confirm that the job was done properly.
• Maintain a system that would monitor all the spare parts needed for preventive maintenance and repairs.
• Enter and update new machine/equipment information into maintenance software.  
• Submit weekly report of accomplishment and evaluation done for each machine/equipment to Maintenance & Facilities Manager.
• Train and equip technicians on their knowledge and skills in trouble shooting.
• Facilitate all the special projects that have a bearing on the machine’s performance.
• Report any potential problems to the Maintenance & Facilities Manager.
• Interact professionally and diplomatically with managers, co-workers, and vendors.
• Strictly enforce and follow all safety procedures at all times.
• Be available for emergency maintenance.
• Other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. 

• AA degree in mechanical, electrical or electronic engineering preferred.
• 5-7 years experience as machine technician responsible for preventative maintenance of equipments/machineries for a PCB company.
• 2+ years in a supervisory position.
• Previous hands on experience with electrical/mechanical tools and test instruments.
• Ability to read and interpret schematic diagrams.
• Familiar with basic computer software; Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook).
• Ability to learn new skills/tasks and grasp new concepts as required.
• Good written/verbal communication skills and ability to generate reports of diagnoses of machines and completed task.
• Must have a professional demeanor and good customer service skills with a sense of urgency.
• Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum and stand/walk throughout the day.
• Ability to operate a forklift if needed. 
• Ability to work both independently, with minimal supervision, as well a part of team. 
• Able to multi-task, prioritize, and complete assigned tasks and projects in a timely matter. 
• Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.
• Valid driver’s license required.




 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Project Manager
Job Opening Date:  04 Oct, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

Daily Program Management

Define and administering goverance, enforcement, coordination

Planning and monitoring progress

Managing risks and issues communication with senior management

Customer and relationship focus, process driven

Advanced proficiency in automated Project Management tools, such as Microsoft Project including financial and schedule reporting.

BA/BS in Business Administration, Finance, Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and/or expereince.

Understanding Sales, Sales Engineering and delivery

3 to 5 years of progressive experience managing intiatives in an engineering or technology environment. 

Fast paced Sales & Engineering environment

4 to 6 years of Technology Project Management expereince.

Advanced knowledge in the assigned business area discipline such as engineering, sales or information technology.

Advanced analytical, organizational, Project management, interpersonal and communication skills.   

CRM implementation




 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Shipping Clerk / Driver
Job Opening Date:  01 Aug, 2018,   Application Deadline:  31 Oct, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY: The Shipping Clerk/Driver is responsible for packaging and delivering daily shipments of Printed Circuit Board (PCB) orders on-time. In addition, the individual will pick-up/deliver materials, supplies, etc. as needed.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Coordinate daily with Quality, Accounting, Shipping, and/or Production to prioritize delivery of PCB orders in a timely manner by following daily Shipment List.
  • Prepare all completed PCB orders for shipment and create packing slips.
  • Create labels for shipments using FedEx or USP shipping software.
  • Verify and match customer's tool number to completed PCB orders.
  • Promptly deliver orders and pick-up outside seriveces i.e. materials, supplies, etc.
  • Handle all boards properly and with caution to avoid damages.
  • Read travelers and understand outside service requirements.
  • Respond to internal/external customers in a professional and timely manner.
  • Safely operate compnay vehicle while following local laws and regulations.
  • Interact professionally and diplomatically with managers, co-workers, customers and vendors.
  • Ability to follow and comply with company's internal safety policies as well as external regulator agencies.
  • Other duties assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements llisted below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 2-5 years experience in shipping/driving preferred.
  • Prior experience in PCB manufacturing industry preferred.
  • Good sense of directions and ability to read and understand maps.
  • Ability to read/understand travelers and outside service requirements a plus.
  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to learn new skills and taks as required, especially ProCim.
  • Be punctual and maintain good attendance.
  • Must have a professional demeanor and excellent customer service skills with a sense uf urgency.
  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds maximum and stand/walk throughout the day.
  • Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.
  • Valid driver's license required.

SUPERVISES: None

 




 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Assembly Planning Program Manager
Job Opening Date:  05 Oct, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY: The Assembly Planning & Program Manager is responsible for formulating and implementing Planning and Scheduling policies and progrmas designed to imporve company's competitive position and profitability. She/He will apply disciplined program management processes over all phases of the program life cycle: initiating, planning, executing monitoring and controlling, and closing. Additionally, the Assembly Planning & Program Manager will provide leadership in the areas of communication, employee development, customer satifaction and customer relationship management.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Act as the customer interface to plan and implement Daily & Weekly schedule with Clear Visibility and maintain On Time Delivery while working with relevant Operations staff, both internal and external to Sierra Circuits.
  • Reconcile the MPS to customer PO coverage weekly to ensure that Jabil is not exposed over and above customer PO coverage or other authorized customer demand. Ensure the MPS is always 100% accurate and achievable.
  • Provide regular and consistent communication between the Sales team, Production, Purchasing & Stockroom and THE CUSTOMER.
  • Analyze material and capacity requirements, communicate constraints to all departments including Sales, Planning, Quote teams, Program Managers & Customer.
  • Meet daily with manufacturing team to assess production schedules, (adjust as necessary based on production results) optimize run quantities, and minimize changeover to help achieve 100% on time delivery.
  • Build schedule corrections and resolution om MPS to customer demand.
  • Review daily releases, lead time orders, Customer Consigned material and adjust daily and weekly plan.
  • Comply and follow all procedures within company security policy.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satifsfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

  • 7 - 10 years experience in the PCB industry.
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field preferred.
  • Must demonstrate sound judgment and willingness to act in the absence of direction.
  • Possess excellent oral and written communications skills, with good listening habits, strong data retention, and ability to adapt communication style to intended audience.
  • Must have a clear, thorough and up-to-date understanding of PCB designs, materials, and new technologies and of processes required to assemble high tech PCB.
  • Ability to follow procedures and maintain quality of products at all times.
  • Ability to cross-train employees as needed.
  • Proficient computer skills/tasks and grasp new concepts as required.
  • Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced envirenment.
  • Must be flexible to work extended hours base on company needs.

 




 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Feeder Setup Operator
Job Opening Date:  05 Oct, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY: The Feeder Setup Operator is responsible for properly inspecting printed circuit boards for defects and performing rework when appropriate.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Feeder set up (Component set up ) as per the program sheet.
  • Recount / Audit kit as required prior and post reflow.
  • Inform Managers of any potential problems.
  • Be punctual and maintain good attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satifactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

  • High School Diploma preferred.
  • Prior knowledge of performing reworks on printed circuits boards.
  • Ability to read and understand technical work instructions.
  • Ability to follow procedures and maintain quality of products at all time.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good computer skills and the ability to learn new skills and tasks as required, especially PCB software (ProCim).
  • Must be detailed oriented, self-motivated, and able to multi-task.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds and stand/walk throughout the day.
  • Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.

 




 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
SM - Screening Sr. Process Engineer
Job Opening Date:  05 Oct, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

JOB DESCRIPTIONS:

  • Assume full responsibilites of the processes for SOlder MAsk (SM) and legend department, including pre, coating, LDI and Glass exposure, developing and curing.
  • Processing responsibility includes all different types and colors of SM.
  • Experience with Final Finish processes such as HAL, ENIG, ENEPIG a plus.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of 5 years PCB Engineering experience with emphasis in the Solder Mask department.
  • Extensive knowledge of processing different types and colors of SM.
  • Experience with Sprint and LDI machines.
  • Experience with Genesis system.
  • Complete familiarity with Computers and basic software such as excel, power point and word.
  • Ability to lift up to 15 lbs.



 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Routing Operator
Job Opening Date:  05 Oct, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • PCB routing, masking PCB.
  • Keep Machine clean and tidy.
  • Record / Scan all defects in the inspection module.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satifcatorily. The requirements listed below are represnetative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

  • Basic computer skills.
  • Able to communicate in English.
  • At least 3 years' experience inPCB drilling, routing.
  • Experience on Excelllon or similar machine.



 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
EH&S Administrative Assistant
Job Opening Date:  11 Oct, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY:

The EH&S Adminitrative Assistant is responsible for insuring that all aspects of the existing environmental, health & safety (EH&S) policies, procedures and regulations are complied too. He / She will assist with implementation of new processes, policies and procedures as needed.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  1. Maintain all records. This will include but not limited to:
  •  Hazardous Waste Transportation Records
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration log (OSHA) 300 & 310
  • Water Usage
  • Waste Treatment Records
  • City and State Reports and Permit        

     2. Train new and existing employees on Sierra EH&S procedures.

     3. Track related cost anf make recommendations on  possible reductions.

     4. Comply and enforce all company EH&S procedures.

     5. Work extended hours or different shifts based on company needs and be available to respond to emergency calls.

     6. Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.

  1. BS or Masters in EH&S or related field preferred.
  2. Manufacturing experience preferrred.
  3. Proficient with MS office including Excel and Power Point.
  4. Good written and verbal communication skills.
  5. Must be organized, detail oriented, self-motivated and be able to multi-task.
  6. Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.

SUPERVISES: None                                     

 




 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
QC Inspector
Job Opening Date:  01 Aug, 2018,   Application Deadline:  31 Oct, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY:  The QC Inspector is responsible for inspecting and verifying completed Printed Circuit Boards (PCB) to ensure that customer’s specifications/requirements are met. 

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES: 

  • Inspect printed circuit boards at various points in the manufacturing process to ensure that all quality requirements are adhered to.
  • Examines unit for physical defects and quality of workmanship for conformity to IPC standards.
  • Verifies installation of hardware on assemblies, components and parts for documentation.
    Performs 1st Article, in-process and final inspection procedures.
  • Using magnification aids and stereo-microscope, inspect populated PCBs and identify component misplacement and solder defects or any other defects to IPC-A-610 (current revision) standards.
  • Using Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) equipment, inspect populated PCBs for correct component placement, value, and orientation (also Ball Grid Array mounting). (Optional when going out source inspection)
  • Using defect or nonconformance data, effectively communicate quality issues, via QMS procedures, to the PCB Assembly Manager or assembly house personnel as required, for immediate correction.
  • Using customer Bill of Material and assembly notes, verify that assembly is built correctly, up to and including final inspection.
  • Identifies and reports all processes and product non-conformances. Maintains all required logs and records.
  • Communicates discrepancies to the appropriate management representative in order to ensure that all products meet customer specifications.
  • Interface with source inspectors and other customer representatives if required.
  • Perform incoming, in-process and final inspection for all manufacturing operations when auditing Assembly House
  • Incoming inspection of electronic components and parts utilizing company/customer specifications, data sheets and BOM, insure that all parts shipped from vendors meet required quality criteria.
  • Perform in-process inspection of printed circuit board assemblies; components verification, solder-ability and finished goods inspection before shipment.
  • Read and understand customer’s drawings, specifications and requirements as they apply to inspecting printed circuit board assembly.
  • Read, understand, and comply with ISO procedures and work instructions.
  • Read and understand IPC specifications as related to manufacturing and inspecting printed circuit board assembly.
  • Complete various forms and documentation as related to reporting inspection results.
  • Communicate both verbally and written with coworkers and management regarding procedures, inspections, requirements and other elements of quality assurance. 
  • Track jobs and enter inspector results regarding yields, rework and scrap on reports.
  • Perform house keeping duties to maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Interact professionally and diplomatically with managers, co-workers, and vendors.
  • Be punctual and maintain good attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

  • High School Diploma preferred.
  • 3-5 years experience as a quality inspector or auditor in the printed circuit board industry.
  • Prior experience with ISO 9001/9002 or QS9000 preferred.
  • Previous knowledge of mechanical, thru-hole, surface mount, electronic component identification and performing reworks on printed circuits boards a must.
  • Ability to read and interpret quality control specifications,  IPC 610 certification, blue print drawings and engineering specifications.
  • Ability to use quality related measuring equipments.
  • Ability to follow procedures and maintain quality of products at all time.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good computer skills and the ability to learn new skills and tasks as required, especially PCB software (ProCim).
  • Strong time and document management and interpersonal skills.
  • Willing to take on new challenges within demanding deadlines utilizing results-oriented performance style.
  • Strong work ethic, eager to learn and willing to contribute to meet company’s goal.
  • Ability to work independently or with a team.
  • Must be organized, detailed oriented, self-motivated, and able to multi-task.
  • Ability to commute to different vendors/assembly houses as needed.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds and stand/walk throughout the day.
  • Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.



 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
SMT Operator
Job Opening Date:  01 Aug, 2018,   Application Deadline:  31 Oct, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY: The SMT Operator will set up and program the screen printer, SMT pick and place machine, and reflow ovens to insure all quality aspects for all assembly projects are being met. He/She is also responsible for operating all machinery related to PCB assembly.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES: 

 

  • Review and inspect all incoming data from customers to insure data is sufficient for assembly of PCBs.
  • Set up feeders from “feeder assignment” for all SMT pick and place machines.
  • Inspect all Stencils for form, fit, and function as it relates to the PCBA job and the Screen Printer.
  • Setup and program the Screen Printer for defect free printing.
  • Coordinate with QC for 1st article Inspection to insure proper placement of parts.
  • Perform reflow profiling of reflow oven as it pertains to each assembly build.
  • Record and maintain all reflow profiles for current and future builds of all products.
  • Using defect or nonconformance data, effectively communicate quality issues, via QMS procedures, to the PCB Assembly Manager or assembly house personnel as required, for immediate correction.
  • Read and understand customer’s drawings, specifications and requirements, as well as ISO procedures and IPC specifications as they apply to printed circuit board assembly.
  • Thoroughly and accurately complete forms and documentation as necessary.
  • Professionally and effectively communicate both verbally and written with coworkers, management, vendors, source inspectors and customer representative (when needed).
  • Perform house-keeping duties to maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Be punctual and maintain good attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

 

  • High School Diploma preferred.
  • 3-5 years experience as a SMT operator for pick and place and screen printing.
  • Prior experience with ISO 9001/9002 or QS9000 preferred.
  • Previous knowledge of mechanical, thru-hole, surface mount, electronic component identification and performing reworks on printed circuits boards a must.
  • Ability to read and interpret quality control specifications, IPC 610 certification, blue print drawings and engineering specifications.
  • Ability to use quality related measuring equipments.
  • Ability to follow procedures and maintain quality of products at all time.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good computer skills and the ability to learn new skills and tasks as required, especially PCB software (ProCim).
  • Strong time and document management and interpersonal skills.
  • Willing to take on new challenges within demanding deadlines utilizing results-oriented performance style.
  • Strong work ethic, eager to learn and willing to contribute to meet company’s goal.
  • Ability to work independently or with a team.
  • Must be organized, detailed oriented, self-motivated, and able to multi-task.
  • Ability to commute to different vendors/assembly houses as needed.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds and stand/walk throughout the day.
  • Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.



 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Plating Operator
Job Opening Date:  01 Aug, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

 POSITION SUMMARY:  The Plating Operator is responsible for performing a variety of wet process tasks according to the travelers or as directed by Managers/Supervisors.

 JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Process orders through numerous process steps including:
    • Copper, Acid/tin plate and all associated cleaning steps
    • Resist strip, copper etch, solder strip
    • Electroless copper
    • Nickel, soft gold, hard gold and all associated cleaning steps
    • Cross-section
    • CMI Reading
    • Performing Process Analysis Logs (PAL) through TrueChem system
  • Provide chemical support of all wet process steps by means of the following activities:
    • Analysis sampling
    • Chemical additions and full bath changes
    • Filter maintenance
    • Rinse water maintenance
    • Tank cleaning
    • Carbon filtering
    • Automatic chemical dosing equipment maintenance
    • Chemical Preventative Maintenance
  • Provide product and process support by routine inspection of product, equipment, processes and supplies.
    • Product Inspection
      • All boards processed are to be inspected for defects 
      • Each process step has associated defects that are explained in Work Instructions
  • Equipment Inspection
    • Each piece of equipment must be maintained and examined for proper set up and operation
  • Process Inspection
    • Each process has an operational window that it must work within
  • Supply Inspection
    • Supplies used to manufacture our product must meet certain requirements
  •  Follow all processing instructions associated with each process step and each work order.
    • Individual orders may have specific instructions that must be followed
    • Each process has a set of work instructions that must be followed
  • Work within local, state, federal laws and company guidelines regarding safety and chemical use.
    • Work with Waste Treatment and follow accepted spent chemical guidelines
    • Follow proper dumping and pumping guidelines regarding rinse waters and processing chemicals
    • Follow company safety procedures regarding machinery, supply use, and chemical handling
  • Assist Production Management and Engineering Department regarding product flow, quality, timeliness and process testing and design.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma preferred.
  • 2-6 years experience in plating for PCB Manufacturing Company.
  • Ability to read and understand technical work instructions.
  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment such as gloves, protective glasses, face-shields, aprons, rubber boots, etc.  Must not be allergic to common forms of rubber and plastic use for PPE.
  • Ability to work within the confines of a room where concentrations of chemicals are located.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds maximum.
  • Ability to stand and walk throughout the day.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to follow procedures and maintain quality of products at all time.
  • Good computer skills and ability to learn new skills and tasks as required.
  • Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.



 
Today's Date is Oct 17, 2018
Sales Administrative Assistant
Job Opening Date:  01 Aug, 2018,   Application Deadline:  30 Nov, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY:  The Administrative Assistant is responsible for effectively assisting in the management of Sierra Circuits, Inc.’s customers. This entails providing direct administrative support to the Sales Team (i.e. archive maintenance, order/data management, pricing support, and issue resolution).

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES: 

  • Answer calls and provide appropriate information to customer inquires.
  • Handle customer service issues as directed by the Director of Marketing & Business Development.
  • Provide administrative support to the Sales Team.
  • Enter and expedite customer orders (technical data) accurately and efficiently into an order entry system (ProCim).
  • Maintain customer database in ProCim.
  • Prepare and fax order confirmations.
  • Process customer purchase orders and other necessary paperwork.
  • Fax, email, or mail correspondence as needed.
  • Prepare reports for the Director of Marketing & Business Development as needed.
  • Follow and maintain Sales departmental procedures.
  • Meet and/or exceed daily departmental goals. 
  • Maintain company performance goals.
  • Be punctual and maintain good attendance.
  • Interact with managers, co-workers, vendors, etc. in a professional manner.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities requires.

  • Associate’s Degree in Business Administration or related field, Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • 2-3 years experience as Administrative Assistant with data-entry responsibilities preferred.
  • PCB knowledge a plus.
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft: Word, Excel, and Outlook and ability to learn new skills, especially ProCim software.
  • Ability to type at least 35 wpm.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent verbal and writing skills.
  • A professional demeanor.
  • Must be detail-oriented and able to multi-task.
  • Strong interest in providing excellent customer service and in aiding the sales process.
  • Ability to perform at the highest level in a fast-paced environment.