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Philips Wirer 1 in Latham, New York


Your Team

We have a dynamic and rewarding career opportunity for a 2nd shift Wirer in Latham, NY. The Latham MR Magnets facility is a manufacturing and development site for Magnetic Resonance Imaging magnets and other superconducting products used in Philips Magnetic Resonance Imaging and other customers. This site is part of the Magnetic Resonance Business Innovation Unit in Philips Healthcare.

Your Responsibilities

In this role as Wirer you will be responsible for the following:

  • The Wirer position will perform mechanical and electrical duties.

  • Perform mechanical & electrical measurements necessary to ensure tolerance conform to documentation.

  • Perform solder applications using soldering irons.

  • Operating standup/sit down fork trucks and overhead cranes

  • Use of chemicals and hand tools

  • Review and understand all required documentation for the given process (MIs, Drawings, etc.)

  • Must maintain a good attendance record and have a positive attitude.

  • Must be able to use precision instruments.

  • Able to perform special assignments as required by the group leader.

  • Maintain 5S in the work area

  • Work effectively and efficiently individually and as part of a multidisciplinary team


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Prior manufacturing environment experience preferred

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