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Job Details

Assembler - Electronic Equipment Manufacturing

Posted on Apr 21, 2021 by Microhard Systems Inc.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $19.00 to $21.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 21, 2021
Job Requirements


Microhard Systems Inc.




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Soldering equipment
  • Power tools
  • Hand tools
  • Automatic or semi-automatic equipment
  • Automatic testing equipment
  • Callipers


7 months to less than 1 year

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Office

Additional Skills

  • Maintain test result reports
  • Collect, record and summarize inspection results
  • Pack items for shipping and distribution
  • Clean work area

Area of Specialization

  • Testing
  • Repair
  • Assembly
  • Troubleshooting

Type of Product

  • Subassemblies
  • Microchips
  • Microcircuits
  • Electronic components
  • Printed Circuit Boards (PCB)

Specific Skills

  • Set up and operate automatic testing equipment to locate circuit and wiring faults, shorts and component defects
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Inspect electronic components and assemblies to ensure adherence to specified requirements
  • Identify and mark acceptable and defective assemblies
  • Conduct life tests (burn-ins) on components, subassemblies and assemblies
  • Check final assembly for finish, labelling and packaging methods
  • Assemble microcircuits requiring fine hand assembly, the use of microscopes and adherence to cleanroom procedures
  • Solder and manually assemble various electronic components on PCB (printed circuit boards)
  • Operate automatic and semi-automatic machines to position, solder and clean prescribed components on PCB (printed circuit boards)
  • Check mechanical dimensions and perform go-no-go electrical tests
  • Perform simple electrical and continuity testing of electronic components, parts and systems

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Site Environment


Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Inspection or Testing Specialization

  • Subassemblies
  • Microcircuits
  • Finished products
  • Electronic components

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

May 21, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Assembler - Electronic Equipment Manufacturing is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Electronics Assemblers

Interest in precision working to assemble microcircuits requiring fine hand assembly, and to use microscopes and adhere to clean-room procedures; and to operate automatic and semi-automatic machines to position, solder and clean components on printed circuit boards


Interest in copying information to solder and assemble manually, various electronic components such as resistors, diodes, transistors, capacitors, integrated circuits, switches, wires and other electronic parts onto printed circuit boards; may repair and overhaul older devices


Interest in verifying dimensions and alignment of parts; may replace defective components

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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