Letchworth Nub News Job of the Week: PCB Assembler at DSL - find out more about this role now

By Layth Yousif

31st Jan 2024 | Local News

Letchworth Nub News Job of the Week: PCB Assembler at DSL
Letchworth Nub News Job of the Week: PCB Assembler at DSL

PCB Assembler

Main purpose and scope of primary role:

This role is key to achieving DSL's ongoing manufacturing and production of electronic PCB assemblies and subsequent sub-assemblies. It will predominantly involve through-hole PCB assembly/soldering to IPC-A-610 Class 2 and 3 standards but also to have ongoing involvement in inspection, test, rework and assembly as required. 

Contracted hours:                     

9:00am to 5:00pm Monday – Friday (hours may be negotiable)

Reports to:                              

Wayne Brister (Production Manager)

Duties and key responsibilities of primary role:

Through-hole PCB component assembly:

·       Utilize your expertise and experience in assembling Printed Circuit Boards to a high standard

·       Solder conventional components efficiently and accurately to IPC-A-610, class 2 and 3 standards

·       Conduct thorough visual inspections to confirm relevant IPC-A-610 Class standard

·       Check assembled circuit boards to ensure they are correctly assembled and meet established standards

·       Test assembled circuit boards to ensure they are functioning correctly

·       Maintain accurate records of circuit board assembly


·       Repair or replace conventional or SMT components on defective Printed Circuit Boards

·       Test reworked circuit boards to ensure they are functioning correctly


Box Build:

·       Assemble electronic sub-assemblies with speed and accuracy

·       Test sub-assembly, where applicable, to ensure it is functioning correctly  


·       Work within DSLs Quality and Environmental Management systems 

·       Work to a high standard 

·       Maintain a tidy work environment 

PCB Assembler Requirements:

·       Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity

·       Good soldering skills

·       Good concentration and the ability to follow instructions accurately

·       Ability to use a variety of hand and power tools

PCB Assembler Skills:

·       Excellent Soldering Skills

·       Ability to read and understand circuit board diagrams

·       Ability to identify component parts and place them accurately

·       Excellent hand-eye coordination

·       Attention to detail and accuracy

·       Ability to follow written instructions

Circuit Board Assembler Personal Traits:

·       Attention to detail

·       Ability to read and interpret technical drawings

·       Good hand-eye coordination

·       Ability to concentrate for long periods

·       Manual dexterity


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