Fire Test Operator

JOB SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Final Inspector Lead, conduct a series of in process inspections. This includes but not limited to destructive physical analysis, electrical testing, dimensions, pull testing, visual inspection, Sonoscan, and solder testing.


  • Electrical Inspection of Capacitance and Dissipation Factor (Cap/dF), including proper set-up and use of capacitance meter and Insulation Resistance (IR) meter
  • Mechanical Inspection of chip EB-end-Band (Micro-View), including proper set-up and use of fowler drop gauge and caliper
  • Destructive Physical Analysis (DPA), mounting and curing of capacitors including proper set-up and use of grinding equipment
  • Us of high-powered microscope to inspect cross section
  • Enter all inspection data in appropriate computer program and/or attach to the traveler.


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

  • Use of microscope, 90% of shift
  • Sitting 50% of shift, standing/walking 25% of shift
  • Bending/ twisting waist, twisting neck, power grasping using hands and pushing/pulling movements using one or both hands 50-75% of shift
  • Bending neck, simple hand grasping using hands and lifting up to 15lbs, 95% of shift
  • Fine hand manipulation 25% of shift
  • Reaching above shoulder height and lifting up to 15lbs., 25% of shift
  • Will occasionally work in fast paced environment and demonstrate adaptability


This is a full-time non-exempt position. Forty or more (40+) hours within a workweek.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • At least (6) months of Microscope experience
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Basic computer skills
  • Basic math skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Able to distinguish and read Destructive Physical Analysis (DPA), is preferred

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Medical (HMO/PPO/HSA)
  • Dental (HMO/PPO)
  • Vision
  • Company Paid Basic Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Paid time off (Vacation, Sick, Holiday, and Bereavement)
  • 401k Savings plus company match
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Monthly Luncheons

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Johanson Technology Inc., and Johanson Dielectrics Inc. provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that all prospective and current employees are treated equally without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.