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Electro-Mechanical Assembler


OVERVIEW

Chai combines hardware, software, and wetware to bring easy-to-use DNA diagnostics to everyone. Chai's low-cost devices and test kits are deployed directly into the field, eliminating costly & slow centralized testing. Our networked devices enable distributed applications, and have enormous implications for scientific research, global health, agtech, food/water safety, and the environment.

We are looking for a reliable full-time Electro-Mechanical Assembler who takes pride in building high quality hardware assemblies to join our team.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:

  • Build, rework, and repair electro-mechanical and optical assemblies
  • Maintain and complete build related documentation
  • Report technical and procedural issues related to hardware builds
  • Proactively recommend quality and productivity improvements
  • Conduct inventory counts
  • Packaging reagents
  • Receive freight shipments, pack and ship orders, and anything else needed to support operations

WHO WE'RE LOOKING FOR:

  • HS Diploma/GED, AS in a technical discipline a plus
  • At least 1 year of experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Great hand-eye coordination and dexterity to handle small, delicate electro-mechanical and optical assemblies
  • Observant, detail oriented, and well organized
  • Demonstrated patience to perform repetitive tasks accurately
  • Ability to closely follow procedures and assembly diagrams to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Great communication skills and ability to work well in a team environment
  • Familiarity using computers and electro-mechanical test/assembly equipment (soldering iron, power tools, etc.)
  • Experience working in a biotech hardware environment a plus

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • $18 to $22/hour depending on experience
  • Paid Holidays + 10 days PTO/year
  • Health/Dental/Vision (premiums paid 99% for employees, 50% for dependents)
  • 401(k) plan
  • Fully stocked kitchen + catered lunch on Fridays
  • Flexible start time between 8am and 9:30am    

ABOUT CHAI

At Chai everyone works with a great deal of freedom and responsibility. Expectations are high as people are trusted to act independently. We share information openly, think from first principles, and have a candid & trusting culture. We offer you many challenges, an environment where you can achieve phenomenal things, and a front row seat as we disrupt the biotech industry.