Electronics Specialist 7038 in Radford, VA at Kollmorgen

Date Posted: 4/25/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Electronics Specialist performs all operations necessary for the assembly of electronic amplifiers and other electronic apparatus. Electronics Specialist will have demonstrated ability to perform with little or no assistance all tasks/jobs identified in the Electronics Associate (H1) job description.  Will diagnose on your own and/or in conjunction with quality causes of malfunction and take proper corrective actions.  In addition, will assist in process improvement efforts.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, or engineering instructions for assembling electronics units and maintaining circuitry.
  • Update backlog as needed, identify potential shortage and communicate to buyer/area manager
  • Perform basic Oracle functions such as review supply/demand, print Work Orders
  • Mechanical assembly and wiring of sub-assemblies and final assemblies such as power supplies, amplifiers and cables.
  • Test electronics units, using standard test equipment, and analyze results to evaluate performance and determine need for adjustment.
  • Facilitate quality in all operations as set forth in the ID Quality Manual.
  • Keep tools and working area in a clean and orderly condition, and observe prescribed safety precautions.
  • Adjust or replace defective or improperly functioning circuitry or electronics components, using hand tools or soldering iron.
  • Build prototypes from rough sketches or plans.
  • Maintain inventory, Kanban, and related documentation.
  • Record data to document assembly, testing, and operation of electronic units.


Job Requirements


The qualifications listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required:

  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing and managing files and records.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills and basic knowledge of arithmetic.
  • Requires the use of judgment to plan, perform, and make decisions as to the sequence of setups, operations, and processes within the limitations of recognized or standard methods.
  • Self-motivated and capable of completing tasks without supervision.
  • Very high degree of accuracy and attention to detail for working with small electronic components.
  • Ability to detect and correct solder bridges and other discrepancies.
  • High School Diploma or GED.

Physical Demand and Work Environment:          

Work-related hazards include working with high voltage.  Working on the plant floor requires wearing common protective and safety equipment.

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