NPI Assembly Technician
South San Francisco, CA
At Plenty, we’re on a mission to give people in local communities everywhere access to the freshest, most amazing tasting produce possible. And to do so in a way that’s better for the planet.
The people and teams who make up Plenty are at the core of how we do that. We are an ag-tech company looking for an experienced assembly technician to help us build our custom indoor farming hardware. Is this you? Then you’ve come to the right place.
At Plenty, we are building out a team of talented engineers and technicians to tackle problems that reimagine the way humanity grows food. In this role, you will assemble electrical and mechanical components of our farms that our engineers have designed.
Type of Role
Project Based; Term - 30 days
What You'll Do
Assemble various parts of complex electrical and mechanical systems by routing wires, making electrical connections and fastening parts in place with various methods.
Inspect parts before assembly, compare parts to drawings and communicate defects to other team members.
Inspect completed assemblies and test them using processes developed for you or that you help develop.
Shift between different stages of an assembly process, carefully document and record progress, communicate when issues arise and proactively work to resolve issues
Work with the engineering team to ensure assembled units are tracked, validated, and deployed correctly
What We're Looking For
Someone with 2+ years work experience in a product assembly environment
Experience with torque tools, soldering, wire termination, PCBA handling and adhesive dispensing
Basic electrical circuit knowledge
Basic computer tool knowledge (calendars, word processing, spreadsheets)
Experience working in an R&D environment where engineers are directing assembly work
Someone who has worked in a product development team environment
Experience in a clean manufacturing environment (semiconductor, medical, pharmaceutical or food processing).
Experience working in a regulated environment (assembling products that are regulated by the FCC, UL, FDA, etc).
Plenty is a new kind of farm for a new kind of world. We’re on a mission to bring fresh, local produce to communities everywhere in a way that’s better for the environment by using 1% of the water, 1% of the land, and none of the synthetic pesticides or fertilizers of conventional agriculture. Our local field-scale indoor farms are creating a healthier, more delicious and sustainable future.
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