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Assembler/Soldering - Dayville, CT


Responsible for being proficient in the production of high quality cable assemblies. This position will support a variety of market segments including Medical, Military, Industrial, and Data communications. Good manual dexterity and color recognition is required.

Demonstrated ability to learn new tasks easily and change accordingly due to necessary production requirements. “Moderate” production work related experience is preferred. This individual is to be well versed in a variety of production tasks. Can provide some training to others and may be asked to work with technicians and representatives from other departments.

Perform job duties and assist other operators in the manufacture of products.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Ensure safe work practices and adherence to established safety procedures

  • Ensure quality of work meets all required specifications

  • Accountable for department output and efficiencies in area of responsibility

  • Maintain a harmonious manufacturing/work environment

  • Participate in daily production alongside team members

  • Work in production cells to ensure maximum efficiency

  • Maintain communication with production managers, production leads, and fellow associates in order to maximize quality and output

  • Suggest and implement continuous improvement projects

  • Recommend an implement to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality of product

  • Maintain and improve 5S in all areas of responsibilities

  • Successfully trained and demonstrated expected output against at least 50% of the Assembly Skills Matrix

  • Learn higher technical level manufacturing jobs, processes, and other necessary operations and functions

  • Cuts and prepares cable or wire to specified lengths using either hand or automated tools.

  • Able to use measuring tools and equipment in order to meet required tolerances.

  • Attaches cable or wire to components or plugs by soldering and/or crimping .

  • May need to solder or connect electronic circuit boards or other electronic components.

  • Configures cable in jigs in order to create coils, angles or other configurations.

  • Able to coil cables onto mandrels per requirements using hand or automated coiling equipment.

  • Able to operate molding machines.

  • Tests continuity, cross-continuity and hipot using a variety of electrical test equipment.

  • Packages completed harnesses and assemblies for shipping.

  • Accurately documents time and work performed for specific tasks or operations.


  • Drive for continuous improvement

  • Effective communications skills

  • Knowledge of Lean principals as well as demonstrated Lean improvement experience is a plus

  • One or more years in an Wire and Cable Assembly Manufacturing environment is a plus

  • 2-4 years of proven results of quality and output in a manufacturing environment

  • IPC-620, and J-STD-001 certification is a plus.


Education and/or Experience            

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • Proficiency in High school math skills

  • Ability to read blueprints is a plus


Language Skills                  

  • Ability to effectively communicate in the English language verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to read/write work instructions, specifications

  • Ability to speak Spanish is a plus


Computer Skills    

  • Proficient in navigation of MRP system (Axiom is preferred)

  • Familiar with operating systems, such as Windows, etc.


Work Environment

  • Employee works primarily in a shop environment and may be exposed to moderate noise levels.

  • Safety glasses with side shields and steel or composite toed footwear required

  • Employee works with soldering irons and industrial ovens.

  • May be required to stand and/or remain seated for extended periods.

  • Must be able to lift items up to 40 lbs.

  • Must have good manual dexterity

  • May be required to perform repetitive hand motions for extended periods.



                        Work Requirements


  • Must comply with all proper ISO9001 requirements

  • Valid driver’s license that is in good standing - preferred

  • Must be a United State citizen

Keywords: Assembly, Soldering, IPC, J-STD, Wire, Cable, Harnesses, Manufacturing

Job ID:

Dayville, CT

Job Type:
Full Time, Temp Position



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City, State or Zip Code: Dayville, CT

Position Type: Full Time, Temp Position

Date Posted: 4/09/2019