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SMT Operator - 2nd Shift
Leesburg, VA

Job Description:

The position of SMT Operator performs the function of operating and programming surface mount assembly equipment, and manufacturing SMT assemblies.


  • The SMT Operator will operate the following equipment:

  • Automated solder-paste stencil printing machine

  • Automated Solder Paste Inspection machine

  • Automated Adhesive Dispensing machine

  • Loading the proper components onto SMT Placement Machines.

  • Operating the automated SMT placement machines

  • Operating the reflow oven including loading recipes and performing weekly PM.

  • Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) machine and performing quality inspections at each stage to ensure correct assemblies are manufactured

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum High School Degree or GED

  • Six months or more experience with SMT Functions or automated equipment. Further on the job training will be provided

  • Component identification

  • Ability to read, follow rules, and instructions

  • Must be able to read assembly documentation

  • Work well with other employees in a team

  • Attention to detail and neatness

  • Interface with process engineering to identify/resolve problems

  • Demonstrated knowledge and application of applicable ISO processes - preferred

Working Conditions:

  • Warehouse and clean working environment

  • Overtime is expected when necessary

  • 1st shift (training only) – 6:00 AM – 3:30 PM (9/10 work schedule with every other Friday off)

  • 2nd Shift – 3:30 PM – 2:00 AM (10 hours shift/4 days/week)


On the job training provided.  Roughly first 3 weeks of training will be spent on 1st shift (6:00 am – 3:30 pm).  After training is complete, move to 2nd shift.


  • Excellent Health Benefits, including dental and vision:  zero waiting period

  • 401K and company matching: no vesting period

  • Health Savings Account/Flexible Spending Account

  • Basic Life, AD&D and Disability Insurance

  • PTO – 15 days/annual

  • Paid Holidays – 8 days/annual

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Employee Discounts


EIT Danville Office:
350 Slayton Drive
Danville, Virginia 24540

EIT Headquarters:
309 Kelly's Ford Plaza SE
Leesburg, Virginia 20175

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