Soldering Operator

  • Almelo
  • Full time
  • Further Education
  • 2.750 - 3.400 p.m.

Soldering Operator

  • Almelo
  • Full time
  • Further Education
  • 2.750 - 3.400 p.m.

Job description

When you are reading this vacancy, please keep in mind this vacancy is located in the Netherlands. It is also possible to commit to this position for several years.

Within JAWS International, we provide support in the job finding process and the relocation process. We provide transitional housing. We provide support with language lessons and we give you general support in your first months in the Netherlands. We organize gatherings with current JAWS International staff, JAWS International "Alumni" and other expats in the region, to support the forming of social bonds for our candidates. Interested in a long-term career in the Netherlands? Please read on!

As a soldering operator you are responsible for manually solding very small components on a printed circuit board. You are able to make additional or changed connections where necessary. The position is performed on a day shift, but this may switch to a shift system in the future.

As a soldering operator you sold press connections, manually or by using machines. You read customer documentation and drawings on the basis of which products are produced or assembled. You repair deviations independently based on customer-instructions/specifications. You will use different tools to apply the components as accurately as possible through an accurate microscope. Think of a soldering iron, hot plate or even a hair dryer. It's precision work!


Personal development is a very important aspect within this organization. If you show potential through good motivation and results, the development opportunities are enormous. Furthermore, this client offers a competitive salary and great secondary conditions. Finally, the organization offers:

·       27 vacation days as well as 13 ATV-days (what could be seen as disguised vacation days);

·       A salary between € 2.848,00 and € 3.408,00 depending on your working experience;

·       Flexible working hours as long as you make sure your work is finished;

·       Broad development opportunities from their academy.


To be considered for this position you must meet the following criteria:

·       You have some years of experience as a soldering operator/PCB board assembler, SMT/SMD operator or something related;

·       Having an IPC certificate (which is not mandatory, these can be obtained later on);

·       You have great English communication skills and are able to explain errors;

·       You determine the parameters for the first product and then for the series in consultation with manufacturing engineering;

·       Are able to read design drawings;

·       You are open to working in a shift system (possibly in the future).

Company profile

Our client is a global partner focused on designing and developing electronic products and providing services to Original Equipment Manufacturers worldwide. The organization has various focus areas such as the medical industry, defense, aviation and space travel. The company has more than 700 employees and is located in Almelo Overijssel (eastern side of the Netherlands).

Want to know more?

Has the vacancy of soldering operator aroused your interest and does the position seem like the perfect fit for you? Contact us using the contact details below. If the position doesn't quite suit you, but you are interested in a new challenge, we look forward to receiving your response!

Contact person: Jan-Willem Lueksen +31 626976440 and


Application process

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