Ultrasonic Hand Solderer

Solder metal components.
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Salary Range
$24,000 – $54,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Ultrasonic Hand Solderers do?

Solders metal components, using electric-ultrasonic soldering equipment: Positions component in fixture. Preheats joint area to temperature above solder melting point, using oxy-fuel torch. Turns dials to set intensity and duration of ultrasonic impulse, according to work order specifications. Pushes button to turn on electric-ultrasonic equipment. Fills joint with solder and positions ultrasonic horn on outside of joint to transfer energy impulse from equipment to workpiece, to bond solder and base metal.

Should I be an Ultrasonic Hand Solderer?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Solderer, Ultrasonic, Hand

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    Ultrasonic Hand Solderer

    Ultrasonic Hand Solderers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Ultrasonic Hand Solderer-related education!
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