An RF Tester meticulously follows test procedures to assure all parts and components meet customer requirements. An RF test bench is used to perform these procedures and the tester must be familiar with RF power meters, computers, oscilloscopes, millimeters, power supplies, signal generators, phase shifters, attenuators, torque screwdrivers, stereo-zoom microscopes etc. In addition to testing, parts must be “tuned” by the careful manipulation of bonding wires. This job requires training and specialized knowledge as well as a steady hand and a high degree of hand-eye coordination.
Duties and Responsibilities
Carefully and accurately maintain all documentation including logs, travelers & MAX.
Perform RF testing and, if necessary, tuning of parts at the Pre Cap and Final RF test steps.
Meet productivity standards set by RF Test Supervisor.
Monitor equipment to manage and resolve malfunctions.
Organize work and work area.
Equipment operation and maintenance per documented procedures.
Regularly review manufacturing specifications and department specific procedures.
Qualifications and Requirements
High school diploma or equivalent 1 year industry experience.
Ability to read, speak, write and understand the English language.
Ability to understand documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedures manuals.
Ability to utilize various tools required to perform duties.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide. Ability to round numbers to the nearest whole number, tenths, hundredths, or thousandths.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.