• API Technologies
  • $80,295.00 -132,490.00/year*
  • State College , PA
  • Engineering
  • Full-Time
  • 69 University Dr

Job Details


Welcome to API Technologies! We hire people who are curious, resilient, and want to make a difference. Our employee s impact goes beyond designing and manufacturing electronic components, together our work is exploring space, protecting soldiers, and saving lives. Our high performance components, assemblies, and subsystems are used inside mission critical environments; such as, the space station, fighter jets, and embedded medical devices. Our company of experienced engineers and technologists work by these values safety, integrity, respect, ethics, trust and continuous improvement. Join a company where we strive to put excellence in everything we do, including your career. Learn more about us at www.apitech.com/careers/

SUMMARY: The General Utility Operator will work in any or all kiln and post-kiln operations as determined by the area supervisor based on the daily work-in-process and operational
situations on the production floor.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Perform job functions by reading and following work specifications.
Sets up standard lots for tubular, discoidal, switch mode power supplies, patch antenna or other products per instructions indicated in work specifications.
Work with or around ceramics, solvents, dust, and liquid and solid metals.
Train and work where assigned and required (kiln operations, termination, ECM, banding, loading, plating, test, burn in and all other post kiln room operations.
Assist with engineering lots and samples as needed and directed by supervisor.
Report problems and out of specification conditions to shift supervisor for assistance as they occur.
Work very effectively on individual job assignments or as a member of a team.
Maintain a clean and safe work area.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: This position has no formal supervisory responsibilities.

OTHER DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: The below statements are intended to describe the general nature and scope of work being performed by this position. This is not a complete listing of all responsibilities and/or duties required; other duties may be assigned.
Perform other duties or flex to other areas as required by supervisor.
Assist in the training of new operators when needed.

High school diploma or equivalent


  • 3-5 years in manufacturing environment
    Equivalent combination of education and experience

    Manual dexterity
    Basic reading and comprehension
    Be able to stand for long periods of time
    Ability to tolerate work with or around ceramics, solvents, dust and liquid and solid metals

    WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    This is a manufacturing position.

    Associated topics: energy, geothermal, operations, operator, powerplant, powerplant operations, scrubber, solar, turbine

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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