Automation Assembly Technician

Organization: 
Cepheid - US
Job Location: 
Sunnyvale, CA
Job Description: 

The Automation Engineering Group is looking for an experienced Automation Assembly Technician to join their team! You will work alongside automation engineers to build, test, and troubleshoot custom automation equipment.

- Develop, build, test, and document cable harnesses, electrical control panels, and electro-mechanical assemblies.
- Work from schematics or datasheets to perform testing, checkout and trouble-shooting functions.
- Build electrical subassemblies and wiring harnesses using hand crimping tools.
- Perform operational test and fault isolation on systems and equipment.
- Assist engineers in the development of test plans.
- Utilize your knowledge of AutoCAD to redline documents.

- Minimum of 6 years experience in a hands-on electronic engineering technician role.
- Associate degree in electronics or equivalent experience required.
- Solid understanding of AC and DC electrical wiring (i.e., current/voltage ratings, circuit breakers, and safety precautions).
- AutoCAD experience.
- Must be able to demonstrate solid understanding of the tools, materials, and methods required to properly build cable harnesses.
- Excellent workmanship standards are essential.
- Good verbal and written communication skills required.
- Proficiency with MS Office.

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