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Assembler II

Req ID:  3089


Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

Electronic Assembler II performs a wide variety of mechanical assembly operations. The Assembler II determines and/or follows methods and sequence of operations in assembling cables, soldering, bonding, testing, standard routine troubleshooting and manufacturing of transducers. 

Job Duties

*  Adhere to policy and procedures to maintain a safe and clean work environment.


*  Apply acquired job skills, company policies and procedures to complete assigned tasks and adherence to production plan schedules why producing high quality products to standards.


*  Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature but recognizes the need for occasional deviation from accepted practice.


*  Demonstrate more detailed capability to work with small tools required in the precise and intricate processing on standard and special product sensors.


*  Demonstrate familiarity with all materials and equipment required to fabricate sensors through the complete assembly and testing process.


*  Demonstrate capability to design and fabricate support tooling and generate assembly procedures used for the sensor fabrication process.


*  Complete work orders on schedule to ensure a constant flow of product and to maintain efficiencies.


*  Advise management of adverse manufacturing and/or equipment conditions and issues that are affecting production and/or safety.


*  Identify overdue or potentially overdue work orders and alert managers. Notify manager of all NCM’s (non-conforming material).


*  Recommend changes to eliminate waste and to promote cost reductions without sacrificing quality. 


*  Read and interpret drawings, diagrams, work orders, procedures and follows verbal directions. Assists in the creation of work procedures.


*  Meet established standard times for standard and non-standard operations.


*  Follow work order activities established via manufacturing reports.


*  Clean and maintain equipment (including tolls and fixtures) Participate in the company’s Lean and Continuous Improvement programs. 

Job Requirements



* Minimum High School Diploma.

*  1 – 2 years related experience.


*  Experience with hand soldering and using a microscope.

*  Experience working in a lean manufacturing environment.



We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.

Olympus has manufactured microscopes since the company’s founding in 1919. Today, Olympus is a leading manufacturer of optical and digital microscope systems for life science solutions. Olympus’ Life Sciences division supplies microscope systems for biological use in clinical, research, and educational applications. For more information, visit


Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Pennsylvania (US-PA) || State College || 

Nearest Major Market: State College

Job Segment: Assembly, Fabrication, Manufacturing

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