Wave Operator

Job Number:



White City, OR


Responsible for efficient operation of the wave solders equipment. Reports to the Group Leader, Supervisor and/or Department Manager.

  • Insure components are sitting flush to the PWB prior to loading the assembly onto the wave machine rails.
  • Verify component polarity and look for missing parts.
  • Load completed board assembly racks into wave equipment in order to start the soldering process.
  • Monitor the wave process of each rack to ensure all components are evenly soldered to the board.
  • Adjust temperature and speed controls as necessary for efficient operation of the wave equipment and to ensure against damage to components and/or circuit boards.
  • Unload completed racks in order to continue on with the manufacturing process.
  • Remove spacers when necessary to increase time efficiency.
  • Supply racks and other equipment to loading lines as required.
  • Perform routine maintenance on wave equipment to ensure the highest quality operation.
  • Construct racks and/or jigs needed for wave processing, or notify Engineering and/or the Department Supervisor and/or Manager of the need for additional tooling.
  • Complete and/or file daily paperwork, such as, travelers, routers, to maintain accurate documentation and verification procedures.
  • Perform general housekeeping duties to provide a safe working environment at all times.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Job Requirements & Worksite Info

Additional Information

Pay Rate:

10.00 - 11.00


40 hrs/week
40 Hrs/Week


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