PCBA Repair Technician (Job Req #2024-020)

Ross Video

Ross Video

Iroquois, ON K0E 1K0, Canada
Posted on Saturday, November 4, 2023

PCBA Repair Technician (Job Req #2024-020)

Iroquois Facility, Iroquois, Ontario, Canada Req #1758
Friday, November 3, 2023
Why Work at Ross Video? We have a great group of people working together to create and deliver cutting edge products that look amazing and are easy to use. We go all out so that our customers can have the best possible experience and achieve quality results. With a product focus, continual learning, results driven processes, and creative thinking, we constantly strive to improve our solutions and to deliver results. If you've ever watched live television, news, sports, or entertainment, you've seen our products in use. All of the major Hollywood award shows, most professional sports teams, and many of the largest broadcasters in the world use Ross Video technology. Get behind the scenes and learn about what it takes to make live events possible. If that resonates, and you’re someone with integrity, commitment, and a strong drive to deliver great products, we’d love to hear from you.

In this role you will be responsible for SMT component replacement including micro-components, BGA’s, connectors both SMT and SMT/Thru hole combinations, perform lifted/damaged pad repairs and track cuts and working on Thru-hole component removal and insertion. Working with technical staff to receive and interpret direction and responsible for prioritizing daily work by production needs, RMA’s and Return to Customer defects. On occasion working with engineers to perform modifications to PCBA.

Who you report to: Manager, PCBA Assembly/Repair


What we offer

Ross offers competitive salaries and comprehensive health plans, as well as several perks to help you perform at your best. 

Some of these perks include generous paid time off, fitness/wellness allowance, employee share ownership program, development support and a ton of fun social activities and events!

What the job is all about:

  • Prepping boards for repair include:
    • Applying heat resistant materials to parts on the board for protection which include Kapton tape, heat blankets, pink shield
    • Dismantling fully/partially assembled boards
    • Baking boards, and logging times, in preparation for rework
  • Ability to make choices, based on board damage or difficulty of task, on whether or not a defect is repairable or scrap
  • Multi-tasking is always necessary as production requirements can affect prioritization of repairs
  • Creativity is necessary when working with densely populated boards to get components on and off
  • Accurately interprets and enters defect information within MES.
  • Works closely with SMT and Mechanical Support staff
  • Maintaining ESD practices.


You should have:

  • An understanding of the X-Ray machine in order to deduce whether or not the solder quality adheres to IPC Standards
  • An Excellent understanding of IPC-610 quality standards
  • Knowledge of various tools – hot air guns, pre-heaters and traditional soldering/de-soldering tools and tips
  • Air Vac is used for removing and replacing micro-components, BGA’s, Flip Chips and connectors.  The necessary knowledge for running this equipment include:
  • Stencil and paste process
  • Creating profiles using solder sample boards and thermo couples
  • Reballing BGA’s


Bonus points if you have the following:

  • An Excellent understanding of IPC-610 quality standards
  • MES system


Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
At Ross, we embrace diversity, and we want you to bring your authentic self to work. We are committed to building a team that includes a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Inclusivity drives innovation and creativity, and that’s something we’re passionate about at Ross!  We believe everyone should be able to enjoy a rewarding career at Ross, regardless of race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, veteran status, physical or mental disability. If a disability means that you need any additional support during the recruitment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.

Other details

  • Job Function Manufacturing
  • Pay Type Hourly