• Assemble and test printed circuit boards, cables, fixtures, connectors and other electronics-related products.
  • Maintain tools, equipment and lab supplies.
  • Take on the "mission" of a job, follow work orders while making intelligent decisions on the fly, and provide feedback to the Director of Manufacturing and Quality.
  • Take ownership of building and inspecting quality into each step of production.
  • Program and operate "pick-and-place" equipment.
  • Create jigs to increase quality, consistency and efficiency of various mechanical efforts, such as lead-bending, hole-drilling and alignments.
  • Perform occasional mechanical assembly of full product (top level assembly).
  • Keep the lab and assembly spaces organized, clean and safe.


  • 2-year associates degree (or military training) in electronics tech. No experience necessary.
  • Learn soldering, desoldering and electronics rework.
  • Learn to operate computer-controlled equipment.
  • Willing to earn IPC J-STD-001, IPC-7711 or equivalent certifications.
  • Possess excellent instincts for diagnostics.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, written and oral communication in English (either native or fluent ESL).
  • Ability to lift 40 pounds (rare), identify colored wiring, stand, bend, walk, carry boxes.
  • Legally authorized to work in the USA, no relocation assistance available.
  • Working knowledge of computers in business (e-mail, text/spreadsheet editing).
  • Organization skills, taking pride and ownership in the workspace to keep it tidy and safe.

Pay: $18-24 per hour, depending on experience level. Higher with supervisory experience. Pay is flexible for top candidates that show great potential for fit and future acceptance of responsibility and career growth.

 (919) 342-0810

Better Boards

PCB Design and Engineering Services


  • ISO compliance, auditing.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint.
  • Ability to accept new responsibilities, embrace change, provide process improvement suggestions.
  • Help with online presence, including social media.

Posted: Mar 14, 2023

Status: Open

JOB 136: Electronics Technician I

Type: Part-time or Full-time

Location: Cary, NC