All Flex is a flexible circuit and heater manufacturer that has consistently delivered high quality flex circuits for nearly 25 years. The company’s culture is being responsive to the market and meeting the ever-changing needs of our customers. All Flex is a competitive and fast moving company that invests in change and growth. Some of the markets we serve are medical, instrumentation, aerospace, industrial, and telecommunications.
Five Current Career Opportunities:
(updated Sep. 25, 2014)
SMT Operator, Bloomington, MN facility - We have an immediate opening for a 1st shift SMT Operator at our Bloomington, MN facility. This position is responsible for operating our solder paste screener, pick-n-place machines, setting profiles on a reflow oven, product quality off the line, and assisting with continuous improvement initiatives.
Qualified candidates should possess experience with pick-n-place or other automated assembly equipment, ability to read blue prints, troubleshooting and possess the ability to work in a team based environment with minimal supervision. Previous experience with MYDATA equipment is preferred.
Manufacturing Technician, Bloomington facility - We currently seek a Technician for our Bloomington, MN facility. As a Technician you will support our engineering and assembly team by training on our production equipment to provide technical assistance and guidance on mechanical and production issues. You will assist in bringing new equipment on-line, troubleshooting mechanical issues, training operators and support production.
The desired candidate will possess 3-5 years prior technician level experience, be mechanically inclined, have great attention to detail, the ability to take on challenges and solve complex problems, the ability to make decisions independently, self-motivated and ready to tackle new opportunities and challenges. Familiarity with surface mount technology, wave soldering and automated optical inspection is a plus.
Staff Accountant, Northfield, MN facility – This position will be responsible for accurately recording and processing accounts payable; process bi-weekly payroll; reconcile all bank accounts; process monthly commission reports; update/maintain costing rates for manufacturing; assist with month, quarter and year end close; respond to customer and/or vendor inquiries and support the Controller and finance team to achieve departmental goals.
Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business or Finance or possess equivalent experience; prior exp processing company payroll; highly proficient in Microsoft applications; must be highly organized with excellent communication skills and great attention to detail; ability to analyze financial data; and high degree of integrity. Prior experience with ADP and experience working in a manufacturing setting is a plus.
Manufacturing Engineer, Entry Level Bloomington, MN facility – As a member of our engineering team, you will have the opportunity to learn the operations and manufacturing process through hands on training. We are looking for someone who is eager to learn, a demonstrated leader, self-motivated, and ready to tackle new opportunities and challenges. As a Manufacturing Engineer, you will participate in the manufacturing process with the responsibility of ensuring manufacturability at the lowest possible cost using current manufacturing procedures. You will be responsible for identifying and implementing process improvements to improve product quality, product cost, capacity and throughput. Choosing a career with us means joining a company that is making a contribution for customers that help keep our soldiers safe, our population healthy and other various manufacturing industries effective and efficient. Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelors degree in engineering or a technical field of study. This position requires a great attention to detail, the ability to take on challenges and solve complex problems, the ability to make decisions independently, a business aptitude, excellent organizational and communication skills, leadership skills, and the ability to work collaboratively.
Quality Engineer, Northfield, MN facility – All Flex seeks to fill the position of Quality Engineer. The primary purpose is to develop and support company-wide continuous improvement strategies and cost reduction activities, ensure that both internal company and external customer expectations are met, and provide support to Product Engineering, Operations and customers as required. Some travel may be required to our Bloomington, MN facility. Responsibilities: 1. Facilitate and provide expertise in the development of FMEA’s, Control Plans, Qualification Plans, etc., for new or revised product and process development initiatives. 2. Actively support the new product introduction process (NPI) as the quality representative. Participate in Design Reviews, Design Verification, Design Validation and Production Release events. Review specific customer quality requirements and make sure these requirements are addressed and supported. 3. When required, perform statistical analysis for initial product and process qualifications. 4. Lead Continuous Improvement Projects by utilizing Lean, Structured Problem Solving, 5S, Mistake-Proofing and process capability tools. Isolate and identify problem and negative trends in production areas. 5. Analyze processes to improve product flow, yields, and mistake proofing. 6. Instill a disciplined approach to seek out and eliminate waste at all levels of the organization. Assist the organization in waste identification and removal. Promote a waste reduction culture and mindset into all levels of the organization through leadership, utilization of proven quality improvement tools, establishment of applicable metrics, and support of training activities. 7. Evaluate effectiveness of continuous improvement projects or initiatives. Monitor results of these improvement activities over time to prevent back sliding. 8. Support and participate in the development and improvement of the quality system and related procedures. 9. Lead and conduct audits, including closing out audit findings, creating audit finding reports and determine proper corrective and preventive actions. 10. Support the Quality Inspectors to ensure that products and processes comply with the relevant requirements of the quality management system. 11. Monitor and assure the proper disposition of materials and products in non-conforming status. 12. Address and resolve quality concerns internally and with customers through root cause analysis and implementation of corrective and preventive action. 13. Ensure timely resolution of supplier failure, corrective actions and preventive actions. 14. Have full working knowledge and understanding of ISO9000:2000 and A9100 quality system requirements and applicable IPC specifications. 15. Develop training to build quality awareness. 16. May help train others and assist in performing operations as needed. 17. Understand, support and contribute to current Company Quality Management System, Six Sigma, International Standards Organization (ISO) and Environmental, and/or Health and Safety (EH&S) Management Systems by following stated policies and procedures. 18. Perform other related duties as assigned by management.
Qualified Candidates will possess a Bachelors degree in Engineering, Physics or related field OR 3 – 5 years related experience required; experience with FMEA, DOE, Structure Problem Solving, 5s, Mistake-Proofing, Process Capability, statistical analysis; demonstrated skills in teamwork, facilitation and problem solving with knowledge of APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning); must be proficient in Microsoft Office; excellent problem solving skills; self-motivated and experience in AQP/NPI and/or quality engineering in product design and manufacturing group, with some level of lean experience is preferred.
All Flex offers a competitive salary and benefits package which includes medical, dental, life, disability, 401(k), flexible spending accounts, paid vacation and paid holidays. To apply, send resume with salary expectations to: All Flex Flexible Circuits, Attn: Darcy Monroe, 1705 Cannon Lane, Northfield, MN 55057 or apply via email to: HR@allflexinc.com