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Production Technician

Newburyport, MA, USA

Job Type

Full Time

Job Description

WRD is a small, independently owned electronics manufacturing and consultancy firm located in Newburyport, Massachusetts. WRD specializes in the design of application specific electronic controls for use in a wide range of industries, such as medical, industrial, military, and other fields.

We are seeking a Production Technician with ample experience in electronics manufacturing to aid our production team in producing and testing electronic controls.


The Production Technician will work with the Operations Manager  to ensure that open orders are fulfilled properly and on time. This  involves keeping track of inventory, managing, and inspecting third  party manufacturing, and reworking and troubleshooting controls which  fail in testing. The Production Technician must be capable of working  independently.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Working with Engineering to write test plans for products

  • Carrying out these testing plans for products

  • Kitting of components

  • Light electronics assembly as needed

  • Inventory control

  • Shipping/Receiving


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • United States work authorization

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a relevant field of electronics assembly. More preferred.

  • Background in electronics manufacturing

  • Baseline understanding of electronic components and circuitry

  • Ability to rework fine pitch SMT components up to QFN package

  • Computer Skills / Experience working with electronic inventory systems

WRD  is following current CDC guidelines in response to COVID-19. There is  ample open space and workstations are sufficiently separated, and all  current employees are fully vaccinated.

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