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Surface Mount Technology Operator

Company Overview
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. At Millennium, you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Superstars are welcome.

Job Summary
As Surface Mount Technology Operator, you will be an integral part of the state-of-the art surface-mount technology (SMT) assembly facility. Using this facility, you and your team will produce high-reliability electronics assemblies for Millenniums satellites and components. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Operate & Maintain Solder Paste Jet Printer, Pick & Place Machine, and Vapor Phase Reflow Oven
  • Operate Solder Fountain
  • Assist in Managing of Part Inventory
  • Update or Offer Suggestions for Improvement on Existing Work Instructions, as Needed
  • Implement Quality Control and Continual Improvement for SMT Assembly Line
  • Produce High-Mix, Low Volume, High-Reliability Electronic Circuit Board Assemblies

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or 8+ years of working experience OR an Associate's degree or 10+ years of working experience in a relevant field 
  • Knowledge of PCB Data Exports
  • Knowledge of Electronics Parts, IPC J-STD-001, IPC-A-610, ISO 9001, AS9100, ESD Protocol and SPC
  • Experience Operating SMT Equipment Including: Hand Soldering, Hand tools, Solder Paste Jet Printer, Pick & Place Machine, Reflow Oven, Automated Inspection, Cleaning, and/or Electrical Test Equipment
  • Able to Read and Comprehend Process Documentation, Including Bills of Materials and Assembly Drawings
  • Able to Identify Component Packages
  • General PC skills; Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Aerospace or Space Manufacturing, NASA-STD-8739
  • Experience Programming with Gerbers or CAD files
  • Experience Programming with Pick & Place Files
  • Experience with Thermal Profiling
  • Experience with X-ray 
  • Experience with Inventory Management & Procurement

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

  • Frequent standing, sitting, stopping, kneeling, crawling, and squatting is required
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs to transfer or move tools, parts, equipment, containers and materials
  • Have the ability to operate standard computer software (Microsoft office and ERP), equipment and keyboards
  • Able to work in normal office as well as inside and outside industrial working environments
  • Possess the ability to work in confined spaces and at heights
  • Have ability to fly on regular commercial airlines to offsite locations and launch facilities

Benefits and Perks
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company offers a very competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan. Relocation assistance to Southern California can be provided. 

Before applying, please note:
Millennium is a DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.

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