Assembly Operator

Minimum Preferably 12th standard passed

Certified training for Cutting, Crimping and Connector Assembly Operator (programme aligned to ELE/Q0115 released by Electronics Sector Skills Council)

Not applicable

The tasks a Cutting, Crimping and Connector Assembly Operator is expected to perform include:Using the cutting machine, crimping machine and manually cutting wire and completing the connector assembly

Programing the cutting machine for wire type and length of cut and insulation stripping

Checking combination of single side or double side crimping as per drawing

Checking for quality of connector assembly

Knowledge of basic electronics and component identification Knowledge of different types of cables and wires

Knowledge of machine programs and operations for cutting and crimping

Knowledge of wire combinations and housing assembly

Proficiency in FIFO system of inventory control

Proficiency in 5S standards (sorting, setting, standardize, sustain, shining), safety and security

Ability to identify and resolve problems during crimping and cutting process

Computer literacy and ability to read warnings, instructions, invoices, maintenance records, job sheets and work orders Staying abreast with quality standards of the company Knowledge of how to use safety equipment such as fire extinguisher during fire accidents

Steady hands

Ability to concentrate

Good communication skills

Teamwork and motivational skills

Strong analytical thinking and leadership skills Willingness to work in standing position for long hours Result-oriented

Attentive to safety rules and precautions

It needs one to be on their toes

Work from home is not available

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Need not handle a team

Working hours

Working 9 hours everyday for 6 days a week

Shift system may be applicable

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is considered dangerous or hazardous

Health risks include exposure to potentially dangerous chemicals, gases and sharp tools Occupational hazards from machines which involves exposure to possible injuries such as cuts, bites, stings, minor burns, etc.

For freshers INR 6500 - INR 8000 per monthFor candidates with upto 3 years of experience - INR 9000 - INR 12500 per month (These figures are indicative and subject to change)

The Electronics and IT Hardware sector in India

According to "Human Resource and Skill Requirements in the Electronics & IT Hardware Sector (2022)" report, the Electronics and IT Hardware sector is expected to grow by 17% till 2022 which is going to be higher than the GDP in India. This will have a positive impact for the job roles falling under this sector. A part of this positive impact is an increase in demand for professionals who are classified under this sector or industry. The NSDC report also suggests that 1.2 million jobs will be created by 2022 in this sector due to the various emerging trends in the Indian society. One of the job roles that will have a large positive impact of all these trends is that of a Cutting, Crimping and Connector Assembly Operator.

Latest Trends and Future Prospects

While a large portion of manufacturing is actually currently a combination of sourcing and assembly, increasing content would be locally manufactured for example, passive components. According to the IMaCS Analysis, the human resource requirement in the Electronics Components segment has been projected to grow from 1,49,000 in 2008 to 8,34,000 in 2022 that is an increment of 6,85,000 resources.

Passive component manufacturers Connector and cable assembly suppliers

Job openings are in Tier I, Tier II and Tier III cities