RAC Assembly Operator

Assembly Operator

Minimum 10th

Certified training for RAC Assembly Operator (programme aligned to ELE/Q3501 released by Electronics Sector Skills Council of India)

Not Applicable

The tasks a RAC Assembly Operator is expected to perform include:Assembling and wiring up of components, modules and systems to make the complete product

Assembling different modules and sub systems to manufacture a refrigerator

Assembling different modules to manufacture an air conditioner

Proficient in electro-mechanical assembly instructions

Knowledge of general principles or wiring and assembly

Proficient in reading values of resistors, capacitors, diodes and integrated circuits

Knowledge of principles and methods of refrigeration

Well-versed with basics of soldering and the different types of soldering such as dry and cold solder

Knowledge of circuits and functioning of different modules of the PLC

Knowledge of types of compressors such as reciprocating, rotary, centrifugal, scroll and their functions

Knowledge of fundamentals such as Ohms law, difference between AC and DC, series and parallel connections

Basic knowledge of components such as diode, transformer, LED, photo transistor, capacitor, resistor, inductor, etc.

Proficient in selecting and maintaining various tools used during the assembly process

Well-versed with different types of refrigerants such as R12, R22, R134a, R290, R600a, R410, R32, etc.

Ability to work in a high decibel work environment

Not Applicable

Good communication skills

Team player

Creative thinking

Problem solving ability

Creative thinking

Physically fit

Attention to details

Good eyesight


Ability to work for long hours

It is a bench job

May need to handle a team of helper

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 9/10 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

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

This job is not considered as hazardous or dangerous Health hazards include exposure to high-decibel noise and ergonomic, standing for long hours, exposure to gases, etc

Occupational hazards include respiratory problem, strain on eyes, injuries due to lifting heavy parts and modules, body ache, etc

For freshers INR 10,000 to INR 12,000 per month For candidates with 1-3 years of experience - INR15,000 to INR 20,000 per month (*This figures are indicative and subject to change)

Future Trends for Electronics and IT Hardware Sector in India

The Indian Electronics and IT Hardware sector has 6 key segments, namely Consumer Electronics, Industrial Electronics, IT Hardware, Telecommunication Equipment, Electronic Components, and Strategic Electronics. Consumer Electronics and Telecom Equipment is the largest segment with about 27% share each in total production.

India?s consumer electronics market is estimated to touch 12,690 crore by 2022, up from an estimated 7,200 crore in 2015, and ?4,120crorein2013.Advancementintechnologyandhighercompetitionaredrivingpricereductionsacrossvariousconsumerdurableproductsegmentssuchascomputers,mobilephones,refrigeratorsandTVs.Growthindemandfromruralandsemi-urbanmarkettooutpacedemandfromurbanmarket;companiesareincreasinglyshiftingfocustotier2and tier 3 centres.

The organised sector is likely to increase its market share from 90 percent in 2013 to 95 percent in 2022; the increasing presence of established Indian and foreign firms in tier II and III markets is expected to impact the sales of small and unorganised players.

Electronics & IT Hardware is one of the emerging sectors for employment growth in India. This industry currently employs over 4.3 million people across manufacturing, Sales and marketing (including Retail) and Repair & Maintenance segments. Policy initiatives on promoting manufacturing along with increasing disposable income would drive the growth for the sector. The Industry is expected to witness an addition of 4.61 million during 2013-22

Design and manufacturing currently employs 1.45 million people and is expected to employ 2.06 million people by 2020. This will result in an incremental growth of around 0.61 million jobs. All these factors will result in more job opportunities for candidates applying in this sector across India.

Consumer durables and home appliance manufacturers across India

Towns and Cities across India