Fremont, California

Kelly Services is seeking an Instrument Manufacturing Technician for a client in Fremont CA



Assemble and calibrate optical and electromechanical instruments in a team environment.  Technicians are accountable for product quality, on time delivery, and all compliance requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

¿              Assemble, align, and test optical and electro-mechanical assemblies and instruments under general supervision.

¿              Troubleshoot production issues in a manufacturing environment down to the subassembly level.

¿              Report out daily to management on all cell activities.

¿              Identify quality issues and support the engineering team to drive to root cause and counter-measures.

¿              Complete instruments and orders on-time.


¿              An A.S. degree in a related technical field is preferred.

¿              3 years of experience in manufacturing optical and electromechanical instruments

¿              Experience in Lean Manufacturing environment

¿              Oracle experience a plus


Skills and Attributes


¿              Demonstrated skill using hand tools, software controls, and written procedures to assemble, configure and calibrate instruments.

¿              Capable of following complex processes that span multiple days following written instructions

¿              Demonstrated technical troubleshooting skills

¿              Ability to produce accurate records of work performed including work orders, troubleshooting work and results, and nonconformances.

¿              Ability to safely lift, carry, and accurately position objects weighing up to 35 pounds.

¿              Excellent interpersonal skills including oral communication

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Fremont, California

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