Resistor Sorting Operator

Minimum Preferably 10th/12th standard pass

Certified training for Sorting Operator (programme aligned to ELE/Q0109 released by Electronics Sector Skills Council of India)

Not applicable

The tasks a Sorting Operator is expected to perform include:Sorting the produced resistors using automatic or semi-automatic methods according to their ohm value and tolerance

Performing post-sorting requirements

Checking visually the sorted resistors

Knowledge of basic electronics and component identification

Well-versed with sorting machine functioning and controls

Proficient in basic programming, setting up and loading resistors into the sorting machine

Adept with ohm value and tolerances

Knowledge of colour codes and polarity of components

Well-versed with commonly occurring machine and component defects

Not applicable


Good eyesight

Reflective thinking

Analytical thinking

Problem solving and troubleshooting

It is a desk job

Work from home option is not available

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Travelling is part of the job

Need not handle a team

Working hours

Working hours are 8/9 hours every day for 5/6 days a week. This may vary from company to company

Shift system is available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous

Health risks include exposure to electrical components, etc.Occupational hazards include electrical shock, burns, etc.

For freshers - INR 7,000 to INR 10,000 per month For candidates with 2-4 years of experience or more - INR 10,000 to INR 15,000 per month(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Overview of Electronics Sector in India

The Electronics and IT Hardware industry is expected to grow from 844 billion in 2008 to 7,520 billion by 2022.

TheElectronicssectoremployedabout0.9millionintheyear2008whichisestimatedtoincreasetoover4millionby2022.Thiswouldtranslatetoanincrementalhumanresourcerequirementofabout3.2million.IthasbeengrowingrapidlyoverthelastcoupleofyearsandisexpectedtoreachUS$400billionby2020. Among several challenges, shortage of skilled manpower has been identified as one of the most critical constraints that the sector is confronting. All these factors mean that there will be an increase in the employment opportunities of Sorting Operators in towns and cities across India.

Industrial electronics manufacturing companies across India

Towns and cities across India