Electronic Component Assembler

Electronic Component Assemblers assemble and solder electronic components onto electronic boards.

Personal requirements of an Electronic Component Assembler may include:

  • Ability to problem solve
  • Good communications skills
  • Good maths and science
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Manual Dexterity

Electronic Component Assemblers may complete the following tasks:

  • Hands on Assembly with Electronic components and printed circuit boards
  • Perform operations to join or secure parts in place manually, using hand tools and small power tools
  • Ability to install, mount, fasten, align and adjust parts, components, wiring and harnesses to sub assemblies and assemblies
  • Ability to follow written documentation/procedures
  • Ability to communicate orally, work with others, problem solve

Entry requirements may vary but most employers require Year 10 and some may prefer Year 12.