Assembler - Electronics

Date: Aug 24, 2021

Location: West Chester, OH, US, 45069

Company: Dover Corporation

Pole/Zero Corporation, a division of Microwave Products Group, is looking for talented people to join our organization!


Connecting and Protecting People, Microwave Products Group (MPG) is a leading global provider of mission-critical engineered electronic components and subsystems comprised of four business units in five manufacturing locations.  Our brand names are recognized globally including:  BSC Filters, York, UK; Dow-Key Microwave, Ventura, CA; K&L Microwave, Salisbury, Maryland and Dominican Republic and Pole/Zero, West Chester, OH.
Our expertise is the design and manufacture of communications-based specialty products – engineered components and subsystems – for demanding military, space, commercial aerospace/industrial, and telecom infrastructure applications where function and reliability are crucial.


The primary function of an assembler in the Modules workgroup is the installation of PC boards and harnesses into the module chassis.




  • Verify kits using latest drawings, parts lists and any unincorporated ECN’s.
  • Assemble and install PWBs into chassis using the latest drawing, parts lists and any pending ECN’s.
  • Solder specified components and shields per IPC regulations.
  • Hand clean solder joints for flux residue.
  • Install specified connectors and attach specified cables to the module.
  • Aid in the verification of the hardware installed by a co-worker.
  • Read and follow work instructions contained in either IFS’s routers or the manufacturing intranet homepage.
  • Aid with the troubleshooting of a unit that is completed by the technician by disassembling units or modules for retest, root cause analysis and reassembly.




The following is a list, though not all inclusive, of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to be in the referenced position.


  • Good mechanical skills.
  • High level of solder skill needed.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Ability to read drawings and blueprints.
  • Ability to pass and obtain an IPC-610 certification.
  • Understanding of torque requirements and proper use of torque tools.
  • Ability to understand the use and need for hand tools needed in each assembly step.
  • Good PC based skills and ability to maneuver through ERP system for workflow purposes.
  • Ability to interface effectively with internal customers.
  • Ability to work closely with all levels of the organization.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The education and/or experience listed below represents the knowledge, skill or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:


  • Must be a US person (US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)
  • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • 3+ years soldering/mechanical assembly experience is required.
  • Prior experience in a defense industry is preferred.
  • IPC knowledge is a plus.



The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Stand, walk, and sit for a 10-hour shift.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Heavier objects may be lifted with the aid of a co-worker or lifting aid. 



The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, extreme cold, and extreme heat.
  • Moderate noise level in the office area.
  • Required to wear appropriate personal protective equipment when in restricted manufacturing areas.




  • Normal work hours are 5:30 am to 4:10 pm.
  • Normal workdays are Monday - Thursday.
  • Lunch period is 40 minutes per shift, unpaid.
  • Breaks are two 15-minute per shift.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

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