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Hologic Electro/Mechanical Assembler 1 in Danbury, Connecticut

Job Summary

Responsible for building electro/mechanical sub or final assemblies per specification within standard takt times, maintaining quality requirements and safety standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The incumbent may be asked to perform other function-related activities in addition to the below mentioned responsibilities as reasonably required by business needs.

  • Assembly: Organizes and verifies components. Assembles sub or final assemblies in a safe and timely fashion. Checks quality and operation of work.

  • Maintains all required documentation.

  • Soldering: Solders wires and cable connections as required.

  • Blueprint reading: Reads blueprints required to assemble components and/or electro/mechanical assemblies.

  • Documentation: Completes any and all quality and assembly documentation as required. Ensure that design, implementation, test and maintenance methods/processes are developed as well as executed in a manner, which supports all Hologic Quality Standards. Comply with, participate in, and maintain 6S events and follow ups.

  • Responsible for using only calibrated equipment and tools.

  • Request material from the stockroom.

  • Assist with inventory transactions.

  • Participate in daily management boards.

  • Properly disposition defective parts using NCR process.

  • Daily use of Oracle and Agile: Training requirements, accessing BOM/WI, and inventory searches.

  • Meet production, quality, efficiency and safety requirements and standards.

  • Participate in cross-training to meet schedule needs.

  • Identify root cause of basic assembly issues in a timely manner.

  • Work overtime to meet production schedule as needed

Physical Demands

The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls.

  • Stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

  • Lifting/moving and carrying products weighing up to 50 pounds.

  • Exposure to moving mechanical parts, vibration and/or moderate noise levels. 2

  • Exposure to hazardous chemicals or other materials.

  • Safety Shoes with Impact and Compression Protection Must be worn.

Qualifications Education

  • High School Diploma or general education degree (GED) Experience

  • Trade school or minimum one year electro/mechanical experience and blueprint reading preferred.


  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions such as assembly procedures and assembly drawings.

  • Ability to perform mechanical assemblies of sub or final assembly using standard crimpers and hand tools.

  • Responsible for meeting or exceeding production, quality, safety and efficiency standards.

  • Ability to cooperate with others in a team effort in order to achieve quality, safety and productivity goals.

  • Must be able to read and understand English.

  • Basic computer knowledge in Microsoft Outlook. Knowledge of Agile and Oracle a plus.

  • IPC Certified a plus.

  • Experience with using basic mechanical electrical tooling and measuring devices preferred.

Hologic, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer inclusive of disability and veterans.