SMT Operator

Vaughan, ON
Salary: $15.00 to $16.50 /hour


Under the supervision of the Manager, this position is responsible for the safe, accurate assembly, insertion of electronic components and other related assembly in a timely fashion, with the help of complex machinery.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Set-up, run and troubleshoot Auto-insertion and SMT machines with minimum down time and minimum supervision
  • Perform quality inspection with the aid of Automatic Optical Inspection (AOI), Golden Sample or Bills of Material (BOM) and log it on the First Off template of the Manufacturing Order (MO)
  • Perform safety checks and preventative maintenance as required
  • Maintain PCB stock accurately, ensuring cleanliness and good organization
  • Visually inspect all boards after processing on the machines
  • Manage and track stock accurately by utilizing Integrated Materials Management Software
  • Work in a safe and organized manner

Skills and Qualifications:


  • Completion of a High School Diploma or Vocational Equivalent
  • Machine operator certification an asset


  • Three years’ experience using Auto-insertion and SMT machinery
  • Ability to read work orders, follow production drawings, sample assemblies, and understand verbal instructions
  • Experience with current IPC class 2 standard for proper insertion, placement and reflow of components
  • Knowledge of appropriate materials, methods, and the tools required in various assembly processes
  • Knowledge of electronic components and electronic assembly is an asset
  • Knowledge of set-ups, programming and adjustments an asset
  • Soldering experience an asset

Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • Good interpersonal and communication (verbal & written English) skills
  • Must be detail-oriented, highly accurate and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to lift heavy objects (up to 50 pounds), crouch, bend, walk and stand for long periods
  • Ability to perform mathematical functions (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)

Shift Time: Morning 8 am to 4.30 pm; Afternoon 4:20 pm to 12.20 am

Job Type: Full-time

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