Electronic and Mechanical Assembler - 2nd shift

US - CA - Carlsbad Ref #1820 19-Nov-2018

Job description

Job Responsibilities

Enhancing communication all around the globe. Our customers range from Commercial to Government making us complex, yet flexible in meeting the world's communication needs.  Each group at Viasat contributes to the launch of every satellite, how exciting is that?

We are looking for a skilled Electronics Rework and Mechanical Assembler to join our growing company.  As an Electronics Mechanical Assembler you are responsible for technical functions in support of production and repair activities such as electro-mechanical assembly and rework operations. You will utilize schematics, engineering drawings, verbal instructions, change notices and parts lists to inspect for updates and verify assembly revisions. Another facet to your work will be completing Electro Mechanical assembly and refurbishment of complex communication equipment, stand-alone chassis, circuit card modules, and cable harness assemblies.

  • 5+ years electronic assembly/rework experience in a manufacturing/repair.
  • Experience working with top level chassis assemblies, circuit card modules and fine pitch component assembly/rework
  • Excellent hand soldering skills
  • Must be able to comfortably lift and work with material weighing up to 50 lbs as part of their daily activities.
  • Ability to read and process work orders, assembly instructions, assembly drawings and bill of materials.
  • Mil-STD 2000, IPC-610D, J-STD-001 or IPC 7711/7721 certification or similar experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Knowledge of ESD procedures
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • US government position. US citizenship required.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel 
  • Oracle E-Business Application
  • Agile experience. 

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Additional requirements

Minimum education:


Years of experience:

5-8 years




US Citizenship Required



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