Production Operator: $14.40 to $21/Hr + Profit Sharing + 27 Pd Days Off

Primus Technologies - Williamsport, PA (30+ days ago)4.0

Production Operator -- OPENINGS ON 1ST, 2ND AND 3RD SHIFT


You'll love Primus Technologies and our unforgettable results if you're a top performer looking for a challenging, fulfilling and exciting opportunity to do important work for many of the world's top companies alongside America's best people.

Primus manufactures mission-critical electronics for Fortune 500 and other industry-leading companies in Defense, Aerospace, Medical, Industrial and Transportation markets. The company is one of the world's leading Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) providers, consistently #1-ranked by customers globally. In 2017, Raytheon recognized Primus with their Supplier Excellence Premier Partnership Award for outstanding performance. Only ten out of more than 10,000 Raytheon suppliers (the top 0.1%) received this award. Also, Raytheon's Paveway Missile Program awarded Primus their 2017 Supplier Quality of the Year Award. Primus shipped 57,000 mission-critical electronic assemblies with zero-defect quality for the prior twelve months. Primus was the only supplier to receive this award.

Privately-held, the company is widely recognized for providing zero-defect quality, 100% on-time delivery, best-in-class service and lowest total cost. Primus was founded in 1993 from operations spun off by GTE Sylvania and ABB. For more than 50 years, Primus and its predecessor companies have manufactured mission-critical electronic assemblies, box build, test development, design and aftermarket services. Primus operates on a Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing foundation and is AS9100 and Nadcap certified. The company is headquartered in Williamsport, PA with a growing team of professionals.

Primus received the 2015 Pennsylvania Department of Labor Governor's Award for Job Creation and “exemplary support of the workforce,” community and economic development. We have gotten so much better since then. The company was one of three in Pennsylvania to receive this award and only the second recipient in our region's history. Primus donated $1.8 million to the Diocese of Scranton Scholarship Foundation to provide tuition aid at St. John Neumann Regional Academy in Williamsport, $300,000 to UPMC Susquehanna Health System, $100,000 to the nearby Geisinger Pediatric Specialty Services Clinic and other local organizations. Primus is a Corporate Champion for the Wounded Warrior Project and Special Olympics Winners Circle Gold Level sponsor. Primus provides renowned compensation, benefits and perks for each Primus family member. The company pays employees a portion of pre-tax profits each quarter.


Production and Machine Operators help drive Total Customer Satisfaction through Zero-Defect Quality, High Productivity, and 100% On-Time Delivery.


  • 5 or more outstanding professional and personal references, including past three direct managers
  • Successfully complete thorough background check, drug testing and other employment testing before hiring
  • Complete extensive training on all standards, skills and protocol to become certified
  • Verifying workspace always remains perfectly safe, risk-free
  • Inspecting incoming work from prior process to verify quality is perfect
  • Carefully following production documentation to manufacture circuit assemblies in compliance with customer requirements
  • Manufacturing opportunities include machine operation of multi-million dollar automated surface mount technology (SMT) or Selective Solder lines, hand solder, conformal coating, and more
  • Inspecting one's own work once completed to verify zero-defect quality


  • Exceptional character, honesty, integrity and reliability
  • Thrives in fast-paced environment with exacting customer requirements
  • High school or college degree required
  • High professionalism, standard of excellence and conduct
  • Great team player, helping ensure Primus is always a world-class place to work
  • Self-motivated, customer-focused
  • Fast learner, strong attention to detail
  • Well organized, resourceful and efficient
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency with computers including Microsoft Excel and Word

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $14.40 to $21.00 /hour


  • High school


  • Williamsport, PA 17701

Required work authorization:

  • United States