Instrument Technician

MicroAire   Charlottesville, VA   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on May 12, 2022
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Come join the MicroAire Team!

Would you enjoy working in a company that makes medical devices that improve patient outcomes?

Do you have electromechanical assembly experience?

Are you a strong team player and enjoy working individually and within a group to provide excellent customer service?

If yes, this could be a great position for you.

The Instrument Technician performs light mechanical and electrical assembly work of moderate to high complexity that covers 100% of MicroAire’s instrument product line.  Builds and tests both assembly of new product and instrument repairs as required by specific procedures and drawings.


  • Performs assembly and repair requiring dexterity and use of a variety of hand tools.
  • Performs some electric and soldering assembly.
  • Adjusts, aligns, and fits a variety of component parts to close tolerances.
  • Interprets detailed blueprints, assembly drawings, verbal and written instructions and other documents of similar complexity.
  • Decides on fittings and adjustments of parts in assembly and repair within established guidelines.
  • Understands the functional operation of the instruments to determine causes of non-performance or operational failure.
  • Tests the products within documented guidelines to insure performance.
  • Understands manufacturing computer operations system.


  • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • 1-2 years’ experience in manufacturing environment preferred.


  • Some mechanical and/or soldering experience required, electrical assembler experience preferred. 
  • Certification to J-STD-001 preferred.
  • Experience or training in reading blueprints is preferred.


2400 Austin Drive
Charlottesville , VA