Printed Circuit Boards Coating Equipment Operator

Tend automated equipment that apply photosensitive coating of masking ink.
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Salary Range
$20,000 – $45,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Printed Circuit Boards Coating Equipment Operators do?

Tends automated equipment that applies photosensitive coating of masking ink to printed circuit board panels to facilitate development of circuit design on boards in fabrication of PCB’s: Pushes buttons and switches to start heater, conveyor, and coating equipment. Measures conveyor travel time of sample panel, using stopwatch, and weighs sample panel, using digital scale, to ensure that specifications are met. Turns dials to adjust conveyor speed and to add or delete masking ink in solution, as needed. Feeds panels onto conveyor of automated equipment that cleans, heats, and applies masking ink to panels. Removes panels from unloading rack upon completion of coating process and dries panels in oven. Records production data.


Should I be a Printed Circuit Boards Coating Equipment Operator?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Coating Equipment Operator, Printed Circuit Boards

    How to Become a
    Printed Circuit Boards Coating Equipment Operator

    Most Printed Circuit Boards Coating Equipment Operators have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9laaaa&chl=no+college+%2884%25%29|certificate+%2816%25%29||||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,84,84
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