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At Ericsson, you can be a game changer! Because working here isn’t just a deal. It’s a big deal. This means that you get to leverage our 140+ years of experience and the expertise of more than 95,000 diverse colleagues worldwide. As part of our team, you will help solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that.’ We’ve never had a greater opportunity to drive change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable, and connected world.

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NPI Technician

Job Description

Date: May 12, 2020

Location: Lewisville, Texas


Our exciting opportunity:
As a part of establishing a Smart Factory within the U.S., we are now looking for NPI (New Product Introduction) Technicians to assist with the assembling and sub-assembling of radio units to be used on the 5G network. In this role you will position parts and subassemblies by using templates and/or accurately marking measurements according to specifications. Other meaningful aspects of the position include participating in the continuous process improvement to drive ever-improving quality and efficiency within the production environment.

 

You will:
• Prepare work to be accomplished by studying work orders, specifications, instructions, and diagrams and collect tools and materials needed to do the job
• Assemble cable harness and/or power supplies by selecting, accurately measuring, cutting, stripping, wrapping, and soldering cable
• Attach cable to components or plugs by examining connections for accurate fit and solder or crimp wires and connectors
• Build subassemblies by assembling to drawing specifications and solder or weld cut components to make subassemblies
• Assist engineering department with the creation of manufacturing drawings
• Verify conformance of work by comparing to drawings or specifications and ensuring accuracy
• Help resolve assembly problems by notifying supervisor to discuss solutions, to acquire additional resources, and to suggest improvements in work methods
• Maintain inventory list by checking stock to determine inventory level; keeping supervisor informed of needed supplies; verifying receipt of supplies

 

To be successful in the role, you must have:
• High School diploma; technical school (preferred)
•  Minimum 1 year of experience in a manufacturing/production environment (preferred)
• Ability to read drawings and calculate measurements accurately in work applications
• Ability to safely operate pneumatic and hand tools, including but not limited to: soldering irons, cutting dikes, files, screwdrivers, pliers, exacto knives, cable strippers, and automated machinery.
• Ability to receive, understand, and follow verbal, written, and demonstrated instructions
• Good manual dexterity and hand/eye coordination
• Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
• Team-player, proactive, committed to providing high-quality work
• Ability to work overtime and/or flexible shift hours when required

 

Why Ericsson:
We work in an industry where new opportunities are emerging every day. And as these new opportunities emerge, we see the potential to make a difference. Across 180+ countries, we have a culture that respects and supports your ambitions, in alignment with our values of Respect, Professionalism and Perseverance.

 

Ericsson is very passionate about learning and development, supports mobility and flexible working hours. We are also committed to diversity and inclusion and to be a responsible and meaningful driver of positive change. We also offer some awesome benefits, outstanding career development and training programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world.

 

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

 

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.

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Ericsson is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing reasonable  accommodation for qualified disabled individuals during the application and hiring process.  Ericsson will make modifications or adjustments to the job application or interview process that will enable a qualified applicant to be considered for a position.  If you require an accommodation due to a disability, please contact Ericsson at hr.direct.dallas@ericsson.com or (866) 374-2272 (US) or (877) 338-9966 (Canada) for further assistance.

 

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