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Production Operator

We are currently hiring for an exciting new role for a Cork-based engineering and manufacturing company. The role will carry out inspection and auditing duties within the company as assigned by the immediate supervisor.


  • The role reports to the PCB Production Supervisor, and will support normal production activities as required. Specific Responsibilities:

  • Operate assembly equipment required to complete specified tasks.

  • Prepare components for manual assembly

  • Operate PCB cleaning and baking equipment

  • Use Torque tools for the assembly of specific fasteners

  • Perform manual assembly of PCB’s and some mechanical hardware to formal assembly procedures, process procedures, assembly drawings and SOP’s

  • Typical components handled will be printed circuit cards and electronic components.

  • Application of adhesives and conformal coatings.

  • Prototype assembly work under engineering control.

  • Set up equipment and carry out process-related measurements as required.

  • Perform operator machine maintenance as specified.

  • Inspect and rework PCB’s and components as per established criteria.

  • Typical other items used will be specified safety equipment worn during maintenance.

  • Completion of all necessary production-related documentation.

  • Use our ERP system to transact Work orders.

  • Adherence to all necessary requirements relating to personal tool maintenance, anti-static precaution, safety and housekeeping. 

Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of IPC7711/IPC7721 and IPC J-Standard and their application.

  • Surface Mount Technology (SMT)

Ideal Candidate:

  • Proven track record of commitment to both quality and production goals

  • Positive, flexible approach with good interpersonal skills

  • A minimum of 2 to 3 years of relevant experience/knowledge of assembly functions would be preferable.

  • Detail orientated

  • Problem Solving capabilities

  • Good Time Management

  • Personable, able to comfortably and pleasantly deal with a variety of people

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Aisling Lane.