Circuit Board Assembly Process Engineer

Access Talent Today, LLC - State College, PA

US Citizenship Required*



  • Coordinates and performs more complex cross functional tasks in support of an automated circuit card assembly production line
  • May lead the development of more complex manufacturing and operations plans, schedules, and facilitates assigned projects
  • Defines and/or develops tooling, fixturing or equipment required to support operations
  • Recommends capital equipment requirements
  • Prepares complex departmental reports, purchases, requests, and training and development plans and other data as required
  • Reviews design work requiring independent evaluation, selection, application of standard engineering techniques and procedures
  • Works the application of standard engineering and lean manufacturing principles/methods to the solution of process/production problems
  • May represent manufacturing on preliminary and critical design reviews led by engineering
  • Coordinates designs with engineering to ensure the practicality of the design and assists in the solution of production difficulties encountered in manufacturing
  • Supervises work and offers technical direction and mentoring to lower level specialists and technicians
  • May review and approve specifications and drawings for technical accuracy and content as applicable
  • Implements new manufacturing systems including generating supporting operational documentation
  • Interfaces with engineering departments, quality control, manufacturing, purchasing or other groups as required in order to complete objectives
  • Works independently in following general outlines of assignments
  • Leads continuous improvement and other compliance requirements
  • Supports concurrent engineering to approve complex design



  • Requires proficient originality and application of standard engineering principles and methods in completing technical assignments
  • Requires multi-tasking abilities without losing focus to complete priority assignments
  • Requires the ability to research technical problems and summarize technical information as it applies to the given task
  • Requires the ability to plan, schedule and execute work
  • Grasps and applies new information quickly; handles more complex assignments
  • Shows initiative on assignments, and professionally executes projects with little direction
  • Directs the efforts of technicians and associates as needed to complete special assignments
  • Mentors others on the team
  • Proficient mechanical or electrical aptitude
  • Proficient ability to operate software applications used in a manufacturing/test environment
  • Proficient ability to present technical information to peers using written and verbal approaches
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Proficient in Lead and Lead free assembly process development
  • Proficient in J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610 standards
  • Proficient in thru-hole assembly and hand soldering techniques

 *US Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.


Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in a related specialized area or equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.

  • Experience operating automated circuit card assembly equipment

Posted On: Monday, August 27, 2018

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