Solderer - FT, 1st or 2nd shift


Role Summary: Performs Class 2 electronic hand soldering operations on components or sub-assemblies using schematics, blueprints, electronic files, or drawings. May train on Class 3 product as skill level advances.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform intermediate hand assembly/soldering operations (high volume, repetitive)
  • Accurately cut/trim/form component leads using hand cutters and forming tools
  • Utilize soldering machines to perform wire/lead tinning
  • Access customer prints and work instructions to install components and parts
  • Route and attach wires and form circuitry
  • Installation of through-hole and surface mount components (basic hand soldering)
  • Identify and apply very small components in very small spaces without damaging adjacent parts
  • Perform visual self-inspection per IPC-610A
  • Perform standard rework operations Inspect and evaluate to standards
  • Maintain accurate production records
  • General equipment total preventive maintenance (TPM)
  • Fill out and maintain rework records
  • May perform 2nd inspection on others' work

. Requirements:

Minimum Job Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Demonstrate mechanical/electrical aptitude
  • 3 - 8 years of soldering experience
  • Possess or able to attain IPC-A-610 CIS and J-STD-001CIS certification within 90 days from hire
  • Familiar with ESD; ISO 9001, AS9100 and 13485 compliance; ITAR and ROHS Compliance
  • Must be able to read, write and otherwise communicate effectively in English
  • Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy


The incumbent must meet the definition of US Person under ITAR/EAR regulations.

Compass Electronics Solutions is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer/VETS/Disabled.



Full time
Eden Prairie, MN 55343, US