Electronics Assembly Technician

Ultra Electronics ICE - Manhattan, KS4.3

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $29,000 - $37,000 a year
Precision placement of small electronic components onto printed circuit boards.
Soldering of electronic components onto printed circuit boards.
Part by part, visual inspections of both electronic components and assemblies.
Application of epoxies, coatings and silicone to electronic assemblies.
Installation of hardware (screws, nuts, etc.) using hand held tools.
Maintenance and tracking of production documentation.
Organization and maintenance of issued workbench and equipment.
Misc. electronics manufacturing tasks.

Required Skills:
Controlled hand dexterity for working with tweezers, soldering irons and tiny components.
Controlled hand-eye coordination for manipulating tiny components under a microscope.
Ability to read and follow production procedures.
High school diploma.
This position works with export-controlled material. Only US persons (US Citizen or lawful permanent resident) are able to work with export-controlled material.

Desired Skills:
1+ year experience working in electronic circuit board assembly.
1+ year experience hand soldering electronics.
Ability to work with other assembly personnel in a cooperative, team manner.
Ability to professionally handle critical feedback from quality inspectors and management.
Dedication to quality and precision of work.
Essential Function: Must be able to visually inspect product or parts through a microscope. Must pass eye exam (can wear glasses or contacts).

Ultra Electronics, ICE is a drug free workplace.

Ultra Electronics, ICE is a leader in commercial and military aircraft aerospace systems & components. Ultra-ICE secured its first contract in the aircraft industry in 1975 by designing and manufacturing a state-of-the-art deicer timer for Cessna Aircraft Company. Ultra- ICE continues that partnership today, while continuing to expand our expertise and enlarge our client base as an industry leader in ice protection controllers with dozens of components operating on fixed and rotary wing aircraft all over the world. Ultra-ICE helped lead the way in the design of electronic control systems, designing its first microprocessor-based propeller deicer controller that offered features such as ARINC communication and BIT fault detection, along with intelligent default operation and the recording and storing of all anomalies.

Since 1973 Ultra-ICE has been located in Manhattan, Kansas, home of Kansas State University and the U.S. Army’s Fort Riley. In 2014, ICE was acquired by Ultra Electronics, the UK-based defense, aerospace, cyber security, energy, and transportation products group. Ultra manages a portfolio of specialist capabilities, generating highly differentiated solutions and products by applying electronic, mechanical, and software technologies in demanding and critical environments to meet customer needs.

We offer medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a Company match.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60–1.4(a), 60–300.5(a) and 60–741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Reasonable accommodation statement: If you need an accommodation for any part of the application process, please email careers@ultra-us-gbs.com