We are looking for you Electrical Assembly & Wiring Technician

Role Overview

The Electrical & Assembly Technician will work in our Air Bearing System Assembly department based in Hopkinton MA. This is a full time role, Monday-Friday, 7am-3:30pm.  In this role you will be responsible for the assembly of electrical harnesses and electrical panels and cabinets.

  • Employment is dependent on the results of an initial drug test, background check, and motor vehicle report (if applicable to the position)

PI offers an outstanding benefits package including:  

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA PPO medical plan with HSA 
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • LTD & Life insurance
  • 401k with a generous company match
  • Paid time off including:  holiday, vacation and sick leave
  • Biweekly pay (every other Friday)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities for Electrical & Assembly Technician

  • Soldering and crimping of small gauge wires.
  • Assembly of electrical sub-panels and cabinets
  • Assembly of wiring harnesses
  • Propose and implement process and equipment improvements to reduce cost, increase efficiency and improve safety conditions
  • Support production activities as required to achieve the goals or the entire department
  • Cross-train other technicians to perform similar tasks
  • Report failures and defects via company quality processes
  • Ability to cooperate with others in a team effort to achieve quality, safety and productivity goals
  • Ability to work overtime to meet production schedule as needed
  • Mentor other Technicians in the areas of assembly, troubleshooting, and testing products
  • Collaborate with Manufacturing Engineering on fixture development, process improvements, corrective actions, and any other measures needed to drive continuous improvement within the group.
  • Follow 5S and lean manufacturing principles and practices in an ISO 9001 manufacturing environment.

Education & Experience for Electrical & Assembly Technician

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required, technical schooling in precision manufacturing preferred.
  • US Citizen or Green Card required – evidence of permanent ability to live and work in the US is an employment contingency for this position.
  • We will consider applicants of varying levels of experience. 

Skills & Requirements for Electrical & Assembly Technician

  • Ability to read and understand schematics and technical drawings
  • Must be capable of completing assembly and test records for regulatory and quality control requirements
  • Ability use standard hand tools, drills, etc.
  • Proficient with hand crimp tools and making cables and/or harnesses
  • Familiar with IPC/WHMA-A-620 Cable & Wiring Harness standards
  • Familiar with standard D-subminiature connectors
  • Familiar with machine and cabinet wiring.
  • Can work with wires from 10-32awg
  • Soldering experience is a must.
  • Solder electrical components and small gauge wires.
  • Soldering certificate is desirable
  • Follow 5S and lean manufacturing principles and practices in an ISO 9001 manufacturing environment
  • Strong oral and written communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to mentor and train other employees


PI (Physik Instrumente) LP is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. 

If, at any point in the application process (including hiring), a candidate would like to request a reasonable accommodation due to a disability or a religious need, please email us at info@pi-usa.us Attn:  Human Resources and we'll be happy to engage in an interactive process with you.