Benchmark Electronics Machine Operator II in Rochester, Minnesota

JOB SUMMARY MACHINE OPERATOR II with our Manufacturing Production Team on 4th shift (Friday-Sunday, 6am-6pm. Work 36 hours, get paid for 40!) ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND COMPETENCIES * Learn tasks associated with PCB and systems assembly based on above levels * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Effective interpersonal skills * Ability to take on additional responsibilities as required * Effective organization and prioritization skills * Demonstrate high attention to detail * Demonstrate discretion, confidentiality and professionalism when representing the company * Ability to support a 24/7 global business operation as required * Ability to work overtime when needed * May operate automatic and semi-automatic equipment as required (selective solder machine, wave machine, leaded insertion machine) * Ability to work with and train diverse groups * Accepting of opportunities to train on new equipment and to cross-train into other site operations, as needed * Participate in a continuous improvement activity QUALIFICATIONS / EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE * Read and follow assembly prints, work instructions, drawings, procedures and specifications used in the manufacture of PCBs and/or systems * May be certified to operate a limited number and variety of basic machines in production * Respond to written and verbal instructions * Obtain certifications on assigned equipment * Maintain a clean work environment and follow all company policies and practices regarding safety and material handling * Use cross-reference tools available to identify part numbers, descriptions, and vendor; Recognize all part markings including speed and values (ohms) * Assist with line changeover * Identify feeder by size and type in SMT equipment * Demonstrate the use of cross-reference tools available to identify part numbers, descriptions and vendor * Remove hazardous waste at the end of each shift and put in waste storage area, check to see that labels are present and closes containers when not in use * Continuously maintain a clean machine * May be involved with hazardous waste handling duties Level II * Perform all the essential functions and competencies listed above * Complete process control charts used to monitor efficiency * Identify quality, material and process problems and communicate to proper personnel * May be certified to operate a variety of basic-intermediate complex equipment in production * Mentor and assist lesser qualified operators * May set-up and/or PM less complex equipment * Complete process control charts used to monitor efficiency; Interpret chart patterns and use them as a tool to control processes * May be certified to operate a variety of complex equipment in production and considered a Master * Offer solutions to engineering regarding equipment operation * Continuously maintain a clean machine * Troubleshoots, evaluate and correct minor machine problems where possible with nozzles, feeders, board supports, and sensors, in order to aid less skilled operators * Collect data from Data Analyzer and use it for process efficiency ratios * Complete and submit a machine fallout report * If responsible for feeder repair for SMT, repair bad feeders from bad feeder repair rack and document work performed into PFS; Maintain continuous flow of repairing bad feeders to maintain machine operation and utilize/maintain PFS database for proper cataloguing of feeder repair * May set-up and/or PM less complex equipment All employees are responsible for the Quality of their work to ensure BEI meets, or exceeds Customer Satisfaction. 2+ years of experience operating complex equipment; 2+ years of experience mentoring others High School Diploma or GED Ability to read, write and perform basic math