Equipment Technician I

Plexus Corp. Appleton , WI 54914

Posted 2 months ago

Your journey to building a better world starts here!


We help our customers deliver products that have a profound impact on people's lives. From ultrasound units and 3D printing to network security applications and in flight Wi-Fi, we help create products that build a better world. Now, more than ever, we are making an impact as we support products used in the fight against COVID-19.

We're a global team of over 19,000 Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Aftermarket Service experts that partner with our customers to bring their products to life through inspired innovation and world-class customer service. As an employee of Plexus, we are committed to keeping you safe with newly implemented precautions such as virtual interviews, staggered start times across all shifts, enhanced cleaning processes, temperature screenings as you enter our facilities and requiring all employees to wear masks.

We are currently hiring for full-time, immediate, career opportunities. Whether you're looking to start, make a change, or advance your career, find your path at Plexus and leave your mark on the world.


Engaging and challenging projects that fulfill and develop you. People that support and inspire you to realize your full potential. A workplace centered on collaboration and integrity. At Plexus, we're at our best when opportunities are met with passion, open communication and teamwork.


1st or 2nd shift Mon to Fri

Purpose Statement: Responsible for providing technical support and training on all factory/site assembly production equipment.

Key Job Accountabilities:

  • Utilize CIM/CAM data to generate machine positioning programs in order to build products aligned to customer design specifications.

  • Actively listen and respond to the needs of internal customers, participating as a member of the sector team in order to support external customer satisfaction. Contribute to sector team success by providing technical leadership at the machine level, utilizing strong communication skills to ensure optimal effectiveness in all parts of the operations area.

  • Conduct routine light maintenance and repair, including identification of equipment failure root cause and enhancing machine functionality in order to extend manufacturing capabilities.

  • Conduct regular statistical measurements and analyses to ensure all manufacturing equipment is within OEM specifications and processes are in control, resulting in products that meet appropriate quality and customer requirements.

  • Support the execution of manufacturing processes, ensuring alignment with industry and Plexus standards in order to build a wide variety of quality products. For new product introduction (NPI), identify and assist with design of product build techniques. Approach all process development activity with a focus on continuous improvement using appropriate manufacturing metrics and targets.

  • Create product-specific thermal profiles in order to ensure conformity to industry and chemistry standards in support of process yield requirements.

Additional Accountabilities:

  • Minimal travel may be required to meet the needs of the business.

  • Additional duties as assigned.

Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a One (1) year completed of an Associate's degree in electro-mechanical, manufacturing systems, military electronics, or similar field is required; an Associate' s degree in electro-mechanical, manufacturing systems is preferred.

  • Less than One (1) year of related experience is required; One (1) or more years of related experience is preferred.

  • Individual typically has One (1) to Three (3) years experience in an electro-mechanical/maintenance role.

  • The employee must successfully complete all internal training courses offered by the company necessary to do the job.

An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the key job accountabilities may be considered.

Other Qualifications:

  • Basic Execution

  • Basic Operational Knowledge

  • Communication

  • Basic Manufacturing

  • Basic Thermal, Mechanical, Materials

  • Basic Decision Making and Problem Solving

  • Basic Innovation

  • Basic Workmanship Standards Knowledge

  • Production equipment and materials

  • General office equipment and materials

Work Environment:

  • The work setting should consist of a manufacturing environment with suitable lighting, comfortable temperatures, and a moderate noise level.

This document does not represent a contract of employment and is not intended to capture every possible assignment the incumbent could be asked to perform.

Some offers of employment are contingent upon successfully passing a drug screen and upon completion of a confidentiality agreement.

Our Values and How We Lead behaviors guide our processes. Plexus does not make employment decisions based on race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourage all to apply today!

Globally, our policy is to recruit people from wide and diverse backgrounds. However, our company does not typically undertake sponsorship, including for H-1B, TN, and other nonimmigrant visas. Additionally, certain positions require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. persons." "U.S. persons" are generally defined as U.S. citizens, nationals, lawful permanent residents (or, green card holders), individuals granted asylum, and individuals admitted as refugees.

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