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Are you Flexible, Responsive, and Dedicated?

You might make a great addition to our team! Located in beautiful Boise, Idaho, KimCo currently has the following job openings:

Essential Functions:

Installs and solders components on various sizes of through-hole PCBs in accordance to customer specifications and/or to IPC Class 2 and 3.

Responsibilities and expectations include, but are not limited to:

  • Be detail orientated, self-sufficient, and able to meet production quota in a timely manner.
  • Be able to follow schematics for proper installation of components and proper soldering procedure to ensure quality of the finished product.
  • Work with small parts, using soldering irons and small hand tools.
  • Willing to perform other tasks as may be required by management.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be able to sit for long periods throughout the shift.
  • Must follow all safety rules, including maintaining a clean and orderly work area.
  • Must be able to properly use a soldering iron (A solder test will be required prior to employment.)
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Essential Functions:

Prepping of parts and installing parts on all sizes of PC Boards.

Duties include but not limited to:

Be able to read schematics for proper installation of parts on boards. Work with multiple small parts for all different size of PCB boards.

Responsibilities:

Be detail orientated, self sufficient and meet production quota as set by time standards. Work where needed in production and performs other functions required by management.

Minimum Qualifications:

Must be able to process same kind work while sitting for long periods of time throughout the shift, and follow all safety rules including maintaining a clean and orderly work area.

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Job Summary

Creates assembly build documentation through the interpretation of customer drawings, bills of material and industry specifications.  Communicates customer specifications to production assemblers using effective technical writing skills to facilitate the successful manufacture of cable harnesses, printed circuit assemblies and electro-mechanical assemblies.

Essential Functions:

  • Creates assembly build documentation for use by Production Operators based on customer specifications and established workmanship standards
  • Specifies components based on descriptions and customer requirements in the creation of bills of material for cable assemblies and printed circuit boards
  • Performs revision control on both internal and external assembly documentation to ensure product is being built to the most current customer specifications
  • Ensures that the assembly and QA-Test procedures for all assemblies are thoroughly and accurately documented and the document packages are made available for Production Assemblers, QA/Test and Shipping personnel
  • Implements deviation requests and production redlines to existing assembly build documentation
  • Conducts New Product Introduction Meetings with Production and QA/Test department for new assemblies
  • Performs analysis of customer drawings and bills of material to identify possible issues and works with the customer to mitigate these issues prior to the production build
  • Uses a variety of software applications such as CAD viewers, Gerber viewers, Visio, etc. to view, save and print a multitude of customer provided build information

Minimum Qualification

  • Previous experience in Technical writing or Production Documentation
  • Previous experience in Electronics manufacturing practices to include printed circuit boards and cable assemblies
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • High level of proficiency in MS Excel and Word.
  • Good understanding of Computer Aided Drafting and Technical Writing.
  • Basic understanding of MRP systems and revision control
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Essential Functions:

  • Apply Lean principles and methodologies to inspection processes
  • Advanced knowledge in the use and application of measurement tools including calipers, micrometers,  height,  pin, thread, and other advanced devices
  • Ability to interpret complex assembly drawings
  • Experience applying IPC 610 guidelines to electronic components, PCB (printed circuit board) and PCA (printed circuit assembly) inspections
  • Experience working in an ISO9001 Quality System
  • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork and communication skills (written & verbal)
  • Inspects PCB’s under a microscope and/or using an AOI for extended periods of time
  • Follows all safety rules and maintains a clean and orderly work area
  • Ensures quality of the finished product according to customer and/or IPC specifications.
  • Meeting production quota’s as set in the time standards is required.
  • Willing to do any QA or other projects as assigned by KimCo’s QA Supervisor or Management.
  • Assist other QA inspectors as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • IPC 610 certification highly desirable
  • Strong understanding of acceptance sampling standards and guidelines desirable
  • Strong understanding of MS Office applications required
  • Able to sit for long periods of time throughout the shift.
  • Prior experience reading and interpreting prints, work instructions, and BOM’s.

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Job responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Sweeping
  • Mopping
  • Restroom cleaning
  • Restroom stocking
  • Take out trash
  • Clean the break room
  • Wiping down surfaces
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Essential Functions:

Package assemblies in accordance with customer and/or KimCo packaging instructions to prevent damage during transit and make local deliveries as needed.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Package assemblies in accordance with customer and/or KimCo procedures to prevent damage during transit.
  • Create shipping labels, packing slips and other necessary documents as required.
  • Make local deliveries.
  • Notify the shipping supervisor of the need for any materials that are stocked in the shipping area.
  • Have basic computer skills (Word, Excel, Access, ability to learn Syteline ERP system).

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be able to work standing for long periods and move around throughout the shift, boxing and packaging parts.
  • Must be able to follow all safety rules and maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Must have a valid Idaho State Driver’s License.
  • Must complete all internal training courses and certifications required for this department & position. Must keep certifications current as required.
  • Must physically be able to properly lift up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis.
  • Shipping experience a plus.
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Essential Functions:

  • Measure cables to Customer, IPC, or KimCo specifications to ensure they are the right length then test for continuity, opens, and shorts.
  • Follows all safety rules and maintains a clean and orderly work area.
  • Willing to work in other areas of QA or on other projects as assigned by KimCo’s QA Supervisor or Management.
  • Assist other QA inspectors as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Able to sit for long periods of time throughout the shift.
  • Able to read prints, has knowledge of cable assemblies, and familiar with connectors, pins, sockets, and lugs.
  • Detail orientated, self-sufficient, and meeting production quota’s as set in the time standards is required.
  • Familiar with IPC/WHMA 620 workmanship specifications.
  • Knowledge of cable testers, DMM’s, and Hi-Pot testing is helpful.
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Essential Functions:

  • Ability to read and understand work instructions proficiently
  • Setup and operation of screen printers, pick and place machines and reflow ovens, according to work instructions in order to produce printed circuit boards
  • Must ensure quality throughout manufacturing process

 

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Retrieval of kits and stencils from stockroom
  • Set up and tear down of screen printers and pick and place machines
  • Operation of all machines in SMT area
  • Completion of all required documentation for production processes
  • Maintaining a clean and organized work environment

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and understanding of IPC-610 requirements
  • Ability to identify SMT components and orientation markings
  • Ability to lift 30-40 pounds
  • Ability to stand for long periods
  • Prior experience in PCB manufacturing
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Responsible for in process and final testing of assemblies to ensure compliance to customer specifications.  May also include assisting with final visual inspections as required.

Essential Functions:

  • Programming and operation of Flying Probe tester.
  • Testing and troubleshooting of finished goods and Programming of PCB’s, marks/documents any discrepancies that are found and send back to the appropriate person for re-work if needed.
  • Ensure finished products are manufactured to customer and/or IPC specifications.
  • Provide feedback to Documentation Control with regard to inspection/test requirements for specific assemblies.  This may include submitting hand written or typed procedures that detail critical inspection points and test functions.
  • Document Test pass/fail data onto job travelers or electronic database for SPC charting or customer retention.
  • Assist other QA inspectors as needed.

Minimum Qualification:

  • Prior experience and/or associate degree as a test technician in electronics.
  • Ability to read and interpret wiring schematics.
  • Familiar with IPC workmanship specifications.
  • PCB troubleshooting to the component level is required.
  • Detail orientated, self-sufficient, and meeting production quota’s as set in the time standards is required.
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Essential Functions:

• Printing and releasing new and revised picklists
• Printing labels
• Entering new, and updating existing, label files

Duties include but are not limited to:

• Printing and releasing new travelers and new/revised picklists daily, and as may be required
• Printing labels as specified by picklists, or as may requested by other departments
• Checking all printed labels for accuracy and legibility; reprinting if necessary
• Timely delivery of picklists and labels for production jobs, or requesting departments
• Entering new labels and updating existing labels using company labeling software
• Delivering RMA documentation, including picklists and labels, to Document Control as required
• Alerting Document Control of job rescheduling and providing any associated revised picklists
• Cleaning label printers as needed
• Tracking and maintaining label inventories and alerting Purchasing of low inventory levels
• Other duties as may be assigned by the Supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Ability to prioritize task assignments
• Basic computer and Microsoft Office skills
• Accurate typing skills
• Good interpersonal communication skills
• Ability to follow instructions both written and verbal

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Essential Functions:

Become proficient in tinning (dipping cable ends into liquid solder), soldering (able to solder splice, ring lug and cup splice), heat-shrinking using a heat gun, crimping (with appropriate hand tools) ferrules, ring lugs, and pins/sockets, butt splicing and clipping ends of 14AWG – 30AWG wire/cable, taping (able to tape Y, T, and crossover), pin/socket stuffing and label placement.

Duties include but not limited to:

Become familiar with using different hand tools for various jobs, reading, understanding, knowledge and use of rulers, metric and standard, prints, diagrams, build instructions, cut lists, and apply automotive tape at joints when and where required, tin wires and pull wires through tubing and flex-weave, insert pins and sockets into terminations as required. Follow all safety rules and use appropriate PPE when needed.

Responsibilities:

Detail oriented, self-sufficient and meets production quota as set in the time standards.  All jobs require good hand eye coordination and most jobs require color identification.

Minimum Qualifications:

Ability to work with small hand tools such as crimpers, clippers, strippers, nippers, grippers, pliers, screwdrivers and nut drivers. Soldering experience preferred. Job requires sitting for long durations throughout the shift, continuous wrist rotation, good hand/arm strength and dexterity. Commit to keeping a clean workstation and observing all safety rules.

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Essential Functions:

Direct and coordinate customer activities, including but is not limited to: quoting, customer orders, customer complaints, job entering and scheduling.

Duties include but not limited to:

Provide customers with price quotes for new and existing assemblies.
Work together with Sales, Production, Purchasing, Document Control and the Stockroom to ensure our customers receive a quality product on time.
Schedule, enter and track new customer orders in an ERP database.
Enter Bill of Materials in an ERP database.
Daily communication with customers

Minimum Qualifications:

Customer service experience
Ability to work efficiently, perform multi-tasking, prioritize tasks, and meet tight deadlines
Proficient with Excel, Word and access, ability to learn our ERP database.

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