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(DO NOT DELETE OR CLONE OVER) Job Title - Location, MN - Full-Time or Part- Time (Devicix Template)
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line of the email.

Devicix (www.devicix.com) is the engineering and product development services unit for Nortech Systems, Inc.  Devicix brings value to medical device OEMs by offering innovative design solutions and comprehensive product development services for Class I, II and III devices for a range of clinical applications.  We enable our partners – through our capabilities and expertise – to focus on bringing their new, exciting applications to market quickly and effectively.

Job Title (Location, MN)

Job ID #

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)

We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:
 Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • In addition, Devicix offers a wide range of career growth flexibility; experience working in teams with multiple engineering disciplines, a fun, fast-paced environment, and the ability to be part of designing medical products that help people’s lives!
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.
(DO NOT DELETE OR CLONE OVER) Job Title - Location, MN - Full-Time or Part-Time (Nortech Template)
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Job Title (Location, MN)

Job ID #
(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:
Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Assembler - Milaca, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Assembler (Milaca, MN)

Job ID # 19043
(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assembles wire harnesses, cable assemblies, printed circuit boards/mechanical assemblies with the use of various hand tools, adhering to the standards required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • Perform basic and complex assembly tasks at a proficiency and quality standard rate set by the plant.
    • Read and follow written build instructions (process sheets) to perform assigned operation(s), including numbered lists, color coding and diagrams.
    • Perform operations defined in product documentation to build printed circuit/mechanical assemblies. This includes, but is not limited to, preparing parts, inspection, testing, rework, soldering, packaging, masking and modifications.
    • Position, insert and fasten a variety of mechanical and electrical parts.
    • Use common hand tools, such as cutters, nut drivers, crimpers, soldering irons, etc.
    • Use glues or adhesives to bond materials, when necessary.
    • Select and route specific wires to a pre-determined point, tasks include cutting wire, and attaching terminal and/or connector.
    • Remove specified amounts of outer cable/wire jacket to prepare material for next operation.
    • Operate various types of equipment designed to complete specific tasks, such as crimping a terminal onto the end of a wire or printing numbers on rubber material.
    • Clean parts and/or assemblies using common solvents, as required.
    • Support quality systems and takes corrective action of any issues that may adversely affect the customer.
    • Initiate documentation corrections and works with engineering to ensure processes are accurately defined.
    • Follow procedures to ensure quality compliance.
    • Understand and maintain Safety and Housekeeping Standards.
    • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
    • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
    • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
    • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and six or more months related experience.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Manufacturing Engineer - Milaca, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Manufacturing Engineer – Job ID # 19042 – (Milaca, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Develops manufacturing methods, systems and processes; provides product support to engineering and manufacturing teams; resolves engineering problems; evaluates manufacturing systems applications and equipment; confirms systems and components capabilities; develops manufacturing processes and standards; assures product quality; prepares technical product reports.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Works with other functional departments to introduce new products into manufacturing and service.
  • Justifies, installs, and performs qualification / validation activities on equipment and manufacturing processes.
  • Works with other functional departments to resolve product issues in production.
  • Provides technical training support to other department personnel as required.
  • Develops and implements continuous improvement activities based on Lean, Six Sigma, and FOCUS methodologies.
  • Develops fixturing / tooling.
  • Establishes process controls on new products. May work cross functional with Quality to set up controls.
  • Reviews time standards and develops methods for increasing efficiency.
  • Develops, implements, and responds to corrective actions.
  • May initiate and implement Engineering Change Orders.
  • Responsible for following all ISO quality systems and procedures.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Minimum Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Electrical, or similar; or four plus years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. CAD and Electronic Manufacturing experience are preferred.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather), toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of radiation and vibration.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

HR Assistant Internship - Mankato, MN
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

HR Assistant Internship – Job ID # 19026 – (Mankato, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

This internship will support the Human Resources department in a variety of functions, such as employment, compensation, labor relations, benefits, training and employee services. This temporary position will last approximately 3-6 months over the summer.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Provide general HR administrative assistance, such as reviewing job descriptions, posting job openings, sourcing candidates, scheduling interviews, running employee related reports, filing, data organization, etc.
  • Administrates pre-employment processes including interviews, scheduling, drug testing and offer letters.
  • Provide plant support by greeting incoming visitors, answering and directing calls, and receiving mail/deliveries.
  • Partner with HR Generalist with new employees onboarding.
  • Conduct various HRIS audits.
  • Assist with payroll processes and procedures.
  • Assist with safety programs.
  • Conduct business with high ethical standards.
  • Assist with other miscellaneous projects assigned to the Human Resources department.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Minimum Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education/Experience:

Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business, Psychology, or equivalent. Proficiency with all Microsoft Office applications (excluding MS Access).

Language Ability:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Mathematical Ability:

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of word processing software, spreadsheet software, inventory software and order processing systems.

Certificates and Licenses:

None needed.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as, preparing and analyzing data and figures, transcribing, viewing a computer terminal and expansive reading.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Manufacturing Engineer - Blue Earth, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Manufacturing Engineer – Job ID # 19035 – (Blue Earth, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Develops manufacturing methods, systems and processes; provides product support to engineering and manufacturing teams; resolves engineering problems; evaluates manufacturing systems applications and equipment; confirms systems and components capabilities; develops manufacturing processes and standards; assures product quality; prepares technical product reports.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Works with other functional departments to introduce new products into manufacturing and service.
  • Justifies, installs, and performs qualification / validation activities on equipment and manufacturing processes.
  • Works with other functional departments to resolve product issues in production.
  • Provides technical training support to other department personnel as required.
  • Develops and implements continuous improvement activities based on Lean, Six Sigma, and FOCUS methodologies.
  • Develops fixturing / tooling.
  • Establishes process controls on new products. May work cross functional with Quality to set up controls.
  • Reviews time standards and develops methods for increasing efficiency.
  • Develops, implements, and responds to corrective actions.
  • May initiate and implement Engineering Change Orders.
  • Responsible for following all ISO quality systems and procedures.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Minimum Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Electrical, or similar; or four plus years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. CAD and Electronic Manufacturing experience are preferred.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather), toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of radiation and vibration.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Manufacturing Engineer - Mankato, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Manufacturing Engineer – Job ID # 19041 – (Mankato, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Develops manufacturing methods, systems and processes; provides product support to engineering and manufacturing teams; resolves engineering problems; evaluates manufacturing systems applications and equipment; confirms systems and components capabilities; develops manufacturing processes and standards; assures product quality; prepares technical product reports.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Works with other functional departments to introduce new products into manufacturing and service.
  • Justifies, installs, and performs qualification / validation activities on equipment and manufacturing processes.
  • Works with other functional departments to resolve product issues in production.
  • Provides technical training support to other department personnel as required.
  • Develops and implements continuous improvement activities based on Lean, Six Sigma, and FOCUS methodologies.
  • Develops fixturing / tooling.
  • Establishes process controls on new products. May work cross functional with Quality to set up controls.
  • Reviews time standards and develops methods for increasing efficiency.
  • Develops, implements, and responds to corrective actions.
  • May initiate and implement Engineering Change Orders.
  • Responsible for following all ISO quality systems and procedures.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Minimum Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Electrical, or similar; or four plus years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. CAD and Electronic Manufacturing experience are preferred.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather), toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of radiation and vibration.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Quality Engineer - Bemidji, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Quality Engineer- Job ID # 19040 – (Bemidji, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assures optimum quality in manufactured products in accordance with Company standards and contract requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Supports and implements Company and divisional quality improvement plans.
  • Supports quality related issues such as interpretation of workmanship standards, manufacturing processes, customer prints, specifications and defect evaluations.
  • Works with manufacturing engineering on the interpretation and inclusion of customer requirements.
  • Reviews and approves manufacturing processes and procedures prior to release.
  • Provides for first article evaluations of product, as appropriate.
  • Sets-up, monitors and controls statistical process control applications, as applicable.
  • Works with training department to insure production and inspection personnel are properly trained.
  • Maintains applicable quality records and performs quality audits in accordance with established standards.
  • Makes product conformance decisions based on interpretation of quality data reports, SPC charts, and other applicable data.
  • Generates quality procedures and instructions.
  • Works with suppliers, customers and internal departments on obtaining and/or responding to corrective actions.
  • Compiles, calculates and reports summary statistics required by the customer.
  • Interfaces with suppliers, customers and internal departments on obtaining corrective actions on deficiencies.
  • Coordinates the successful closure of all closed loop corrective actions concerning quality issues of products and processes.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Ability:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format.

Mathematical Ability:

Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations, and permutations. Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory and factor analysis.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of word processing software, spreadsheet software, inventory software and order processing systems.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Assembler - Merrifield, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Assembler – Job ID # 19038 – (Merrifield, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assembles wire harnesses, cable assemblies, printed circuit boards/mechanical assemblies with the use of various hand tools, adhering to the standards required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Perform basic assembly tasks at a proficiency and quality standard rate set by the plant.
  • Read and follow written build instructions (process sheets) to perform assigned operation(s), including numbered lists, color coding and diagrams.
  • Perform operations defined in product documentation to build printed circuit/mechanical assemblies. This includes, but is not limited to, preparing parts, stuffing, inspection, testing, rework, soldering, packaging, masking and modifications.
  • Position, insert and fasten a variety of mechanical and electrical parts.
  • Use common hand tools, such as cutters, nut drivers, crimpers, soldering irons, etc.
  • Use glues or adhesives to bond materials, when necessary.
  • Select and route specific wires to a pre-determined point, tasks include cutting wire, and attaching terminal and/or connector.
  • Remove specified amounts of outer cable/wire jacket to prepare material for next operation.
  • Operate various types of equipment designed to complete specific tasks, such as crimping a terminal onto the end of a wire or printing numbers on rubber material.
  • Clean parts and/or assemblies using common solvents, as required.
  • Support quality systems and takes corrective action of any issues that may adversely affect the customer.
  • Initiate documentation corrections and works with engineering to ensure processes are accurately defined.
  • Follow procedures to ensure quality compliance.
  • Understand and maintain Safety and Housekeeping Standards.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits:  

  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Assembler - Bemidji, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Assembler  – Job ID # 19039 – (Bemidji, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assembles wire harnesses, cable assemblies, printed circuit boards/mechanical assemblies with the use of various hand tools, adhering to the standards required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Perform basic assembly tasks at a proficiency and quality standard rate set by the plant.
  • Read and follow written build instructions (process sheets) to perform assigned operation(s), including numbered lists, color coding and diagrams.
  • Perform operations defined in product documentation to build printed circuit/mechanical assemblies. This includes, but is not limited to, preparing parts, stuffing, inspection, testing, rework, soldering, packaging, masking and modifications.
  • Position, insert and fasten a variety of mechanical and electrical parts.
  • Use common hand tools, such as cutters, nut drivers, crimpers, soldering irons, etc.
  • Use glues or adhesives to bond materials, when necessary.
  • Select and route specific wires to a pre-determined point, tasks include cutting wire, and attaching terminal and/or connector.
  • Remove specified amounts of outer cable/wire jacket to prepare material for next operation.
  • Operate various types of equipment designed to complete specific tasks, such as crimping a terminal onto the end of a wire or printing numbers on rubber material.
  • Clean parts and/or assemblies using common solvents, as required.
  • Support quality systems and takes corrective action of any issues that may adversely affect the customer.
  • Initiate documentation corrections and works with engineering to ensure processes are accurately defined.
  • Follow procedures to ensure quality compliance.
  • Understand and maintain Safety and Housekeeping Standards.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits:  

  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Engineering Technician Internship - Mankato, MN
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Engineering Technician Internship – Job ID # 19031 – (Mankato, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assists the Engineering and Production Departments with various tasks, including data entry and reports.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable  ccommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Newly hired and/or works under close supervision on assignments that are routine in nature where limited judgment is required and typically details instructions on work are given.
  • Interfaces with customers to assess and document requirements.
  • Quotes packages, including streamlining and automation.
  • Supports tooling and standards databases, including streamlining and automation.
  • Establishes auditable product/part document systems.
  • Enters all Bill of Materials (BOM) into Visual system.
  • Maintains BOMs with upgrades and changes.
  • Coordinates/assists with customer SCR/ECR/ECOs and ECNs.
  • Improves product data management systems.
  • Coordinates engineering prototype builds.
  • Supports methods improvement activities.
  • Supports process capabilities, evaluations and improvements, e.g., documents, tooling, methods, workmanship.
  • Interprets customer prints/bills of materials/special requirements, etc.
  • Works with other departments to resolve product issues.
  • Evaluates, isolates and documents the source of mechanical and electrical failures as needed.
  • May work with manufacturing and engineering to introduce new products, prepare documentation, develop training, and estimate and analysis reports as needed.
  • Sets up bench test equipment required to perform diagnostics on devices as needed.
  • Performs qualification / validation activities as needed to support manufacturing and engineering as needed.
  • Maintains applicable manufacturing, quality and materials records.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Minimum Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education/Experience:

One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Ability:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Mathematical Ability:

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of word processing software, spreadsheet software, inventory software and order processing systems.

Certificates and Licenses:

None needed.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather), toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of radiation and vibration.

The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Manufacturing Technician - Mankato, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Manufacturing Technician – Job ID # 19033 – (Mankato, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Performs machining duties and operations to include all set-ups and calculations to complete jobs independently and to meet prescribed specifications and requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable ccommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Fully cross-trained and proficient on five (5) or manufacturing operations with the full understanding and capability to meet the quality/inspection standards in all 5 or more manufacturing operation areas. Works interpedently with little supervision on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations. Normally receives no instruction on routine work and general instructions on new assignments.
  • Monitors and assesses manufacturing output via test failures, monitoring trends and working with necessary Engineering and Manufacturing team members to resolve.
  • Aids in the statistical analysis of failed assemblies and the development of root cause analysis and necessary corrective actions.
  • Sets up and troubleshoots failed electronic components, subassemblies and finished goods, test fixturing, both hardware and software, and facilitates transition set-up and switch-over for manufacturing.
  • Tests electronic assemblies to documented test and quality procedures.
  • Performs necessary maintenance to work area equipment on a regular basis, i.e. fixturing, basic equipment repair, etc.
  • Evaluates, isolates and documents the source of mechanical and electrical failures and defect tags as needed.
  • Aids in the development of work instructions/procedures, training documents, assembly/product lay-outs, job specific software programs, and/or other Engineering and Manufacturing procedures to ensure accurate & consistent placement of components/assemblies.
  • Assists with first article reviews of any first run assemblies as needed.
  • Performs time standard evaluations/corrections as needed to ensure that they meet and or exceed established standards.
  • Follows all systems and procedures, and actively participates in improving them.
  • Performs machine preventative maintenance as needed.
  • Assists with monitoring the manufacturing process from start to finish ensuring team members are properly trained and the process if working to standard.
  • Reviews BOM’s, Prints, Gerbers, Schematics, Test Specifications, and/or other pertinent information necessary to provide feedback or suggestions to improve manufacturability and/or cost savings.
  • Regularly writes and reviews ECOs/ECRs/ADR’s and takes appropriate action to implement requirements documented in the ECOs/ECRs/ADR’s, including updates of work instructions and programs as necessary.
  • Provides assistance as needed to alternate shifts, regarding technical questions for products and/or equipment.
  • Understands and maintains Safety and Housekeeping Standards.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Supervisory Responsibilities

May assist with carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. These responsibilities may include interviewing, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Minimum Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education/Experience:

Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Ability:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Mathematical Ability:

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of word processing software, spreadsheet software, inventory software and order processing systems.

Certificates and Licenses:

None needed.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather), toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of radiation and vibration.

The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Quality Engineer - Mankato, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Quality Engineer- Job ID # 19032 – (Mankato, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assures optimum quality in manufactured products in accordance with Company standards and contract requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Supports and implements Company and divisional quality improvement plans.
  • Supports quality related issues such as interpretation of workmanship standards, manufacturing processes, customer prints, specifications and defect evaluations.
  • Works with manufacturing engineering on the interpretation and inclusion of customer requirements.
  • Reviews and approves manufacturing processes and procedures prior to release.
  • Provides for first article evaluations of product, as appropriate.
  • Sets-up, monitors and controls statistical process control applications, as applicable.
  • Works with training department to insure production and inspection personnel are properly trained.
  • Maintains applicable quality records and performs quality audits in accordance with established standards.
  • Makes product conformance decisions based on interpretation of quality data reports, SPC charts, and other applicable data.
  • Generates quality procedures and instructions.
  • Works with suppliers, customers and internal departments on obtaining and/or responding to corrective actions.
  • Compiles, calculates and reports summary statistics required by the customer.
  • Interfaces with suppliers, customers and internal departments on obtaining corrective actions on deficiencies.
  • Coordinates the successful closure of all closed loop corrective actions concerning quality issues of products and processes.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Ability:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format.

Mathematical Ability:

Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations, and permutations. Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory and factor analysis.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of word processing software, spreadsheet software, inventory software and order processing systems.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Controller - Monterrey, Mexico - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to human resources at bprestegard@nortechsys.com.

To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Controller  – 19028 – (Monterrey, Mexico)

The Controller drects, plans, organizes and controls all financial activities and the performance of the organization by performing the following duties personally or through appropriate members of management. We will rely on you to perform the following:

 Plans, directs, and assists with activities within the finance department to ensure attainment of Company goals.

  • Participates in monthly forecasting and prepares reports which summarize and forecast Company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses, and earnings based on past, present, and expected operations.
  • Consolidates and reports financial results to the Security Exchange Commission (SEC), Executive management team and shareholders.
  • Coordinates with all other Company departments to achieve Company financial objectives and provides timely reviews of organization’s financial status and progress in its various programs and activities.
  • Plans study and collects data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor.
  • Analyzes gross margins and monitors burden rates.
  • Records cost information for use in controlling expenditures.
  • Ability to provide and ensure technical guidance with corporate financial policies, legal requirements, auditors, local/ federal/regional/international regulations and reporting, operational adjustments with tax revisions, etc. Specifically Applies Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and complies with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX).
  • Will establish, monitor and maintain an accurate system of internal / external controls that safeguards our company assets and provides for integrity and propriety of financial transactions and activities, all while ensuring proper compliance and financial reporting.
  • Will interface and arrange for necessary audits of Company accounts with banks, customers, and/or required institutions.
  • Works as part of management staff group to perform upper management functions such as strategic planning and budgeting.
  • Directs preparation of budgets, reviews budget proposals, and prepares necessary supporting documentation and justification.
  • Maintains fixed asset records and directs determination of depreciation rates to apply to capital assets.
  • Will lead and coordinate data requirements prior to month-end/quarter-end/year-end close(s), and be responsible for the successful completion of all close activities, including journal entries, reconciling of General Ledger accounts, etc.
  • Prepares reports required by regulatory agencies.
  • Establishes and maintains relations with banks and other financial institutions.
  • Develops and maintains meaningful financial reports using required ERP System and/or appropriate internal computer systems. Will maintain working knowledge and understanding of Company’s computer systems and software.
  • Provides management with reporting, specifying and comparing factors affecting pricing, quoting and profitability for our products and services.

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business and/or equivalent; and five (5) to ten (10) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum of three (3) years as a Controller in a manufacturing company, with responsibilities of financial and management, including employee relations, accounting, cost accounting, A/R, inventory, A/P, taxes, etc.
  • Strong ability to estimate and manage project controls and meet product cost estimates and timelines.
  • Familiarization with global standards including ISO, etc.
  • Other: Speak, read and write English fluently, valid passport. Capable and willing to travel up to 10% of time to visit customers/suppliers. Capable and willing to travel to USA.

 Supervisory Responsibilities:
May assist with carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. These responsibilities may include interviewing, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

 Benefits: Nortech and its subsidiaries offers its employees:

  • Medical Insurance for employee & family;
  • Life Insurance;
  • Gas and food coupons;
  • Christmas Compensation;
  • Savings and Vacation bonus;
  •  And much more! Visit our Career page at nortechsys.com for more information on our employee benefits.
Human Resources Manager - Monterrey Mexico - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to human resources at bprestegard@nortechsys.com.

To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Human Resources Manager 19029 – (Monterrey, Mexico)

Manages the HR function, such as employment, compensation, labor relations, benefits, training, and employee services. Serves as an integral part of the management team actively participating in accomplishing organizational goals, objectives and developing the culture. Consults with management leaders on issues related to employee relations, performance management, and organizational effectiveness and other strategic issues. We will rely on you to perform the following:

 Plans, directs, and assists with activities within the finance department to ensure attainment of Company goals.

  • Develops staffing strategies and provides the guidance for recruiting and implementing processes to achieve objectives. Includes onboarding new hires and partnering with management for training plans.
  • Develops training programs for staff at all levels, and as necessary, maintains or assists with plant-specific training records.
  • Supervise and oversee of cleaning/janitor services and contracts.
  • Monitor, report and ensure employee concerns are addressed and proper environment provided; escalate as appropriate.
  • Supervise and oversee security of facility including contracting security guards.
  • Develop, implement and oversee CTPAT compliance.
  • Lead and oversee all areas of Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) including but not limited to, compliance of government & customer safety requirements, development & execution of safety training, completion of safety audits, injury reporting, etc.
  • Proposes, publishes and administers personnel policies.
  • Creates, coordinates, and/or reviews all Performance Improvement Plans, Development Plans, disciplinary actions forms, etc.
  • Monitors and coordinates performance appraisal programs; ensuring completion of review processes and training to employees on performance appraisal system.
  • Coordinates implementation of employee and facility events, employee activities, service and recognition programs, presentations and enrollments, etc.
  • Coordinates benefits administration such as health insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, workers’ compensation, employee assistance, retirement, and other plans.
  • Maintains Human Resources Information System (HRIS) system, records/data management and flow between internal ERP and/or other software. This may include preparing, recommending and/or maintaining records / procedures in controlling personnel transactions, reporting of personnel / payroll data, and/or the transfer to external vendors, plan providers, auditors, and/or consultants.
  • Participates in developing department goals, objectives and systems.
  • Develops and maintains affirmative action program, handles administrative requirements, including record maintenance, reports and logs; complying with regulations and ensuring security of confidential information.
  • Oversees and coordinates payroll process, time and attendance system, FMLA, LOA, and necessary support systems for payroll requirements.
  • Oversees employee relations, including providing services to employees to answer their benefit questions, resolve problems related to access to or payment of benefits, orient newly eligible employees, and process enrollment forms, changes, and loan requests.
  • Ability to provide & analyze key performance indicators, including leading succession planning, executing compensation planning, and/or other facility/processes.
  • Lead and oversee all areas of Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) including but not limited to, compliance of government & customer safety requirements, development & execution of safety training, completion of safety audits, injury reporting, work compensation, etc.
  • Consults with managers and health care professionals to evaluate the need for, develop, and implement accommodations, return-to-work, light-duty, and other responses for disabled employees.

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business and/or equivalent; and five (5) to ten (10) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum of three (3) years in Human Resources in a manufacturing company, with responsibilities of employee relations, recruitment, environmental safety, security, etc.
  • Familiarization with global standards including ISO, etc.
  • Other: Speak, read and write English fluently, valid passport. Capable and willing to travel up to 10% and willing to travel to USA.

 Supervisory Responsibilities:

May assist with carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. These responsibilities may include interviewing, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

 Benefits: Nortech and its subsidiaries offers its employees:

  • Medical Insurance for employee & family;
  • Life Insurance;
  • Gas and food coupons;
  • Christmas Compensation;
  • Savings and Vacation bonus;
  •  And much more! Visit our Career page at nortechsys.com for more information on our employee benefits.
Assembler - Milaca, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Assembler (Milaca, MN)

Job ID # 19024
(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assembles wire harnesses, cable assemblies, printed circuit boards/mechanical assemblies with the use of various hand tools, adhering to the standards required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Perform basic assembly tasks at a proficiency and quality standard rate set by the plant.
  • Read and follow written build instructions (process sheets) to perform assigned operation(s), including numbered lists, color coding and diagrams.
  • Perform operations defined in product documentation to build printed circuit/mechanical assemblies. This includes, but is not limited to, preparing parts, stuffing, inspection, testing, rework, soldering, packaging, masking and modifications.
  • Position, insert and fasten a variety of mechanical and electrical parts.
  • Use common hand tools, such as cutters, nut drivers, crimpers, soldering irons, etc.
  • Use glues or adhesives to bond materials, when necessary.
  • Select and route specific wires to a pre-determined point, tasks include cutting wire, and attaching terminal and/or connector.
  • Remove specified amounts of outer cable/wire jacket to prepare material for next operation.
  • Operate various types of equipment designed to complete specific tasks, such as crimping a terminal onto the end of a wire or printing numbers on rubber material.
  • Clean parts and/or assemblies using common solvents, as required.
  • Support quality systems and takes corrective action of any issues that may adversely affect the customer.
  • Initiate documentation corrections and works with engineering to ensure processes are accurately defined.
  • Follow procedures to ensure quality compliance.
  • Understand and maintain Safety and Housekeeping Standards.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Account Representative - Mankato, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Account Representative – Job ID # 19021 – (Mankato, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assists the Customer Management & New Business Development departments on assigned accounts with various tasks, including order entry and reports, as well as assisting with customer requests and questions. Fully responsible for meeting day-to-day customer expectations that align with Company business requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

· Entry level position that works under supervision & performs a wide variety of routine support activities in the customer management function.

· First point of contact with assigned customer calls and questions.

· Ensures routine sales orders are created and processed on time following the contract review process. Verifies orders for accuracy and completeness (pricing, quantity, lead times, etc. against quotes).

· Assists with customer requests and requirements and solves minor customer problems.

· Responds to and advises customers on standard pricing, minimum order requirements, price breaks, lead times, order status, back orders and shipping methods from quotes or current information in the system.

· Initiates Engineering Change Orders (ECO’s) for product change requests.

· Facilitates the use of Customer Relationships Management Tool (CRMT) for the use of quoting, forecasting, customer interactions and customer complaints/corrective actions, and communicates as appropriate to Company personnel.

· Responsible for communicating expectations and requirements to the operations and/or customers in alignment with balanced business.

· Processes Return Material Authorizations (RMA’s) and escalate to Program Manager as needed.

· Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.

· Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.

· Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.

· Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Buyer - Bemidji, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Buyer (Bemidji, MN)

Job ID # 19023
(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

We are seeking a Buyer who will be responsible to select, negotiate and maintain communications with suppliers. This position will procure components to meet the Master Schedule. Administrative work includes the procurement of costly and often complex commodities, equipment or services. This position requires utilizing knowledge that is based on technical understanding of the types of purchases to be made, market factors and maintaining consistent internal requirements and standards.

Essential Functions:

  • Works under general supervision and works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of identifiable factors. Will exercise judgment for obtaining solutions and does have the ability for significant purchases for the Company.
  • Identifies and evaluates potential vendors/suppliers.
  • Confers with vendors/suppliers to quote, negotiate contracts and obtain product or service information such as price, availability and delivery schedule.
  • Analyzes quotations; negotiates prices and terms with vendors/suppliers; and recommends vendors/suppliers with respect to cost, quality, and delivery competitiveness for assigned responsibilities.
  • Works with Supply Chain Manager and Engineering to select appropriate materials.
  • Reviews and places Purchase Orders (PO’s) or bid requests.
  • Initiates purchase orders and amendments for parts, services, and/or specialized tools/parts; arranges for submission and inspection of sample tools/products as required; close coordination with Engineering to ensure timely execution of all sourcing activities.
  • Assists with maintaining and evaluating vendor/supplier performance data.
  • Contacts vendors/suppliers on discrepancies with quantity, quality and deliveries.
  • Works under general supervision and works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of identifiable factors. Will exercise judgment for obtaining solutions and does have the ability for significant purchases for the Company.
  • Identifies and evaluates potential vendors/suppliers.
  • Confers with vendors/suppliers to quote, negotiate contracts and obtain product or service information such as price, availability and delivery schedule.
  • Analyzes quotations; negotiates prices and terms with vendors/suppliers; and recommends vendors/suppliers with respect to cost, quality, and delivery competitiveness for assigned responsibilities.
  • Works with Supply Chain Manager and Engineering to select appropriate materials.
  • Reviews and places Purchase Orders (PO’s) or bid requests.
  • Initiates purchase orders and amendments for parts, services, and/or specialized

tools/parts; arranges for submission and inspection of sample tools/products as required; close coordination with Engineering to ensure timely execution of all sourcing activities.

  • Assists with maintaining and evaluating vendor/supplier performance data.
  • Contacts vendors/suppliers on discrepancies with quantity, quality and deliveries.

 Qualifications:

Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of word processing software, spreadsheet software, inventory software and order processing systems is strongly preferred.

 Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Manufacturing Engineer - Bemidji, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Manufacturing Engineer (Bemidji, MN)

Job ID # 19018
(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:
 We are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to drive continuous improvement by developing manufacturing methods, systems and processes; providing product support to engineering and manufacturing teams; resolving engineering challenges; evaluating manufacturing systems applications and equipment; confirming systems and components capabilities; developing processes and standards; assuring product quality and preparing technical product reports.

 Essential Functions:

  • Works with other functional departments to introduce new products into manufacturing and service.
  • Justifies, installs, and performs qualification / validation activities on equipment and manufacturing processes.
  • Works with other functional departments to resolve product issues in production.
  • Provides technical training support to other department personnel as required.
  • Develops and implements continuous improvement activities based on Lean, Six Sigma, and FOCUS methodologies.
  • Develops fixturing / tooling.
  • Establishes process controls on new products. May work cross functional with Quality to set up controls.
  • Reviews time standards and develops methods for increasing efficiency.
  • Develops, implements, and responds to corrective actions.
  • May initiate and implement Engineering Change Orders.
  • Responsible for following all ISO quality systems and procedures.
  • May assist with carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. These responsibilities may include interviewing, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporate initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

 Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Electrical, or similar; or four plus years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. CAD and Electronic Manufacturing experience are preferred.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Account Representative - Milaca, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Account Representative  (Milaca, MN)

Job ID # 19020
(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Summary

Manages assigned customer accounts with various tasks, including order entry and reports, as well as assisting with customer requests and questions. Fully responsible for meeting day-to-day customer expectations that align with Company business requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Works under general supervision & performs a wide variety of semi-routine support activities in the customer care functions, and may provide work leadership to fellow team members as needed.
  • Ensures sales orders are created and processed on time following the contract review process.
  • Manages customer requests and requirements and solves minor customer problems and enters data into Customer Relationships Management Tool (CRMT); delivers customer report cards and/or feedback to management.
  • Gathers new business information i.e. new product, new programs, new contacts from assigned customers and enters into CRMT.
  • Reviews quote information, analyzes margin and cost variances for assigned customers.
  • Respond to customer’s verbal and/or written requests including order acknowledgments, lead times, etc.
  • Facilitates the use of CRMT for the use of quoting, forecasting, customer interactions and customer complaints/corrective actions, and communicates as appropriate to Company personnel.
  • Communicates shipping process and expected delivery date to customers in alignment with standards.
  • Processes customer returned material warranty requests or customer change requests.
  • Assists in the development of Customer Business Review (CBR) data and presentation.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Office Assistant - Maple Grove, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Office Assistant (Maple Grove, MN)

Job ID # 19022
(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:

Our company is looking for an Office Assistant to be responsible for handling clerical tasks in our office. You will be handling incoming phone calls and other communications, greeting clients and visitors, as well as managing files, updating paperwork and other documents, and performing other general office clerk duties and errands. A pleasing personality with strong communication skills is also highly valued.

Essential Functions:

  • Greeting visitors on arrival
  • Handle incoming calls and other communications
  • Update and store company documents including customer contracts
  • Keep common areas neat and tidy
  • Perform general office duties including work-related errands
  • Organize travel including assistance with accommodations and reservations
  • Assists in event planning and activities
  • Keep track and order office supply inventory
  • Ensure office equipment is maintained and serviced
  • Data entry into variety of databases
  • Sort and distribute incoming packages/mail; process outgoing mail
  • Prepare and ensure timely responses to a variety of routine written inquiries

 Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or associate’s degree
  • Experience as an office assistant or in related field
  • Friendly disposition with a “can do” attitude
  • Computer savvy; Microsoft Office skills required (Excel, PPT, Word and Visio)
  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • Work well under limited supervision
  • Valid driver license and personal transportation
 Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Accountant - Maple Grove, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Job ID #, and Location in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Accountant – Job ID # 19013 – (Maple Grove, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Nortech is looking for an Accountant with a positive attitude and proven customer service interactions to help implement our new ERP system. Initially the need is for a six month temporary position but has potential for a full time role at our Maple Grove office.

This position will:

  • Develop and implement processes within our new ERP system (Epicor)
  • Data entry and data migration
  • Provide financial information services and support to Corporate Accounting team in the following areas:
    • Bank Account Reconciliation.
    • Cash Management [Accounts Receivable (A/R) & Accounts Payable (A/P)].
    • Balance Sheet Account Reconciliation and related work papers.
    • Income Statement Analysis and related work papers.
  • Ensure proper systems, internal controls, financial procedures and performance measurements are in place.
  • Analyze and report on key performance indicators and internal controls.
  • Help manage the overall timeliness and accuracy of financial reporting activities in accordance with all regulatory, government and company requirements.

Education and Related Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management or Accounting
  • Experience with Epicor ERP preferred
  • Strong time management and problem solving skills
  • Excellent organization and customer service skills
  • Strong communication skills (oral and written)

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Corporate Systems Manager - Maple Grove, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Job ID #, and Location in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Corporate Systems Manager – Job ID # 19012 – (Maple Grove, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Nortech is looking for a customer focused Corporate Systems Manager with global experience.  This position will be instrumental in our vision and strategy for future growth and corporate alignment strategies.

This position will:

  • Consult with management to analyze technology needs and determine scope and prioritization of projects
  • Implements and maintains the policies and goals for the IT department to support the company’s needs.
  • Ensures proper information system operations and plans necessary upgrades
  • Oversee our cloud strategy
  • Establish and lead IS/IT Help Desk
  • Support multi-facility telecom systems (over VoIP)
  • Lead / manage internal and external resources in support of business-related projects and activities.
  • Collect and analyze business requirements, design and document work flow of data between systems to enable the application selection/development.
  • Develop functional specifications to support systems and business process design that align with the IT Strategic plan
  • Collaborate with business functions and technical team through the development and testing of custom scientific solutions and applications; ensure all approved requirements are met.
  • Facilitate the evaluation and selection of new applications and functions and determine issues in services and software
  • Oversight of security systems companywide

Education and Related Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science or Information Systems; Master’s in Business preferred.
  • Must be U.S. Person (ITAR compliance required)
  • 7-10 years of experience in IT building and supporting enterprise applications
  • Strong business knowledge and ability to operate as the IT applications SME
  • Public company experience including working in a regulated SOX environment
  • Effective project management skills are essential; change management capability and desire to innovate and help lead change
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and customer service skills; excellent communicator with active-listening skills.
  • Proven adaptability to shifting project schedules, priorities and assignments; able to make effective decisions under pressure.
  • Demonstrated problem-solver in a dynamic, fast-growing team environment.
  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual and problem solving abilities
  • Exercise judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to balance several on-going projects simultaneously
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Proficient at reporting using SQL database
  • Hyper-V / VMware is a plus
  • Strong documentation and process mapping skills
  • Strong team building, mentorship and supervisory skills required

Experience with:

    • Epicor ERP (10 preferred) or a major manufacturing ERP (Infor Visual or Siteline)
    • IT infrastructure – such as networking, servers, cloud services, routers/switches
    • SharePoint development and administration
    • System audits and security policies

Travel requirement: 25% travel to Minnesota locations as needed; Mexico & China travel no less than once per year

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Medical Program Manager - Eden Prairie, MN - Full-Time

To Apply:

We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line of the email.

Devicix (www.devicix.com) is the engineering and product development services unit for Nortech Systems, Inc.  Devicix brings value to medical device OEMs by offering innovative design solutions and comprehensive product development services for Class I, II and III devices for a range of clinical applications.  We enable our partners – through our capabilities and expertise – to focus on bringing their new, exciting applications to market quickly and effectively.

Medical Program Manager – Job ID # 19011 – (Eden Pairie, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Manages medical device development and manufacturing transfer programs including complex electromechanical systems. Provides technical leadership covering electrical, software and mechanical engineering ensuring optimal engineering solutions and sound manufacturing processes are implemented within budget and schedule. Effectively identifies, communicates and manages technical requirements, project schedule and budget with all stakeholders. Identifies program and manufacturing challenges and creatively resolves these challenges. Contributes individually to the creation and completion of deliverables. Understands the financial aspects of medical product development and project management including budgeting, forecasting and the communication of results.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Leads internal program teams and communications with clients.
  • Sets technical direction for program.
  • Creates and maintains program schedules and budgets
  • Facilitates communication and actions between customer and Nortech Quality Management Systems
  • Identifies program resources (technical resources and identifies suppliers).
  • Identifies scope changes (documents and communicates to stakeholder, obtains approvals).
  • Identifies program risk and issues, and leads their resolution.
  • Communicates project schedule, budget, issues, and scope changes to client and Nortech management.
  • Delegates and sets work direction for engineers, technicians and designers
  • Leads and participates in the identification and documentation of product requirements
  • Leads and participates in the development of repeatable and scalable manufacturing and test processes, inspection processes and qualification activities
  • Leads and participates in the product and project risk management process
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

  • Must have a technical background preferably in Software, Electrical, Mechanical or Systems Engineering.
  • Demonstrated experience in having completed a full product development effort or commercialization of a technology.
  • Preferred minimum of 5 years previous program management experience
  • Proficient and experienced with design and documentation controls, and developing medical products in an ISO 13485 certified quality system.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of IEC 60601 and IEC 62304.

Benefits:

  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • In addition, Devicix offers a wide range of career growth flexibility; experience working in teams with multiple engineering disciplines, a fun, fast-paced environment, and the ability to be part of designing medical products that help people’s lives!
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.
Assembler - Blue Earth, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Assembler 1 – Job ID # 19010 – (Blue Earth, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assembles wire harnesses, cable assemblies, printed circuit boards/mechanical assemblies with the use of various hand tools, adhering to the standards required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Perform basic assembly tasks at a proficiency and quality standard rate set by the plant.
  • Read and follow written build instructions (process sheets) to perform assigned operation(s), including numbered lists, color coding and diagrams.
  • Perform operations defined in product documentation to build printed circuit/mechanical assemblies. This includes, but is not limited to, preparing parts, stuffing, inspection, testing, rework, soldering, packaging, masking and modifications.
  • Position, insert and fasten a variety of mechanical and electrical parts.
  • Use common hand tools, such as cutters, nut drivers, crimpers, soldering irons, etc.
  • Use glues or adhesives to bond materials, when necessary.
  • Select and route specific wires to a pre-determined point, tasks include cutting wire, and attaching terminal and/or connector.
  • Remove specified amounts of outer cable/wire jacket to prepare material for next operation.
  • Operate various types of equipment designed to complete specific tasks, such as crimping a terminal onto the end of a wire or printing numbers on rubber material.
  • Clean parts and/or assemblies using common solvents, as required.
  • Support quality systems and takes corrective action of any issues that may adversely affect the customer.
  • Initiate documentation corrections and works with engineering to ensure processes are accurately defined.
  • Follow procedures to ensure quality compliance.
  • Understand and maintain Safety and Housekeeping Standards.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Account Representative - Bemidji, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Account Representative – Job ID # 19015- (Bemidji, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assists the Customer Management & New Business Development departments on assigned accounts with various tasks, including order entry and reports, as well as assisting with customer requests and questions. Fully responsible for meeting day-to-day customer expectations that align with Company business requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

· Entry level position that works under supervision & performs a wide variety of routine support activities in the customer management function.

· First point of contact with assigned customer calls and questions.

· Ensures routine sales orders are created and processed on time following the contract review process. Verifies orders for accuracy and completeness (pricing, quantity, lead times, etc. against quotes).

· Assists with customer requests and requirements and solves minor customer problems.

· Responds to and advises customers on standard pricing, minimum order requirements, price breaks, lead times, order status, back orders and shipping methods from quotes or current information in the system.

· Initiates Engineering Change Orders (ECO’s) for product change requests.

· Facilitates the use of Customer Relationships Management Tool (CRMT) for the use of quoting, forecasting, customer interactions and customer complaints/corrective actions, and communicates as appropriate to Company personnel.

· Responsible for communicating expectations and requirements to the operations and/or customers in alignment with balanced business.

· Processes Return Material Authorizations (RMA’s) and escalate to Program Manager as needed.

· Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.

· Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.

· Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.

· Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Assembler - Mankato, MN - Full-time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Assembler 1 – Job ID # 19008 – (Mankato, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Assembles wire harnesses, cable assemblies, printed circuit boards/mechanical assemblies with the use of various hand tools, adhering to the standards required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Perform basic assembly tasks at a proficiency and quality standard rate set by the plant.
  • Read and follow written build instructions (process sheets) to perform assigned operation(s), including numbered lists, color coding and diagrams.
  • Perform operations defined in product documentation to build printed circuit/mechanical assemblies. This includes, but is not limited to, preparing parts, stuffing, inspection, testing, rework, soldering, packaging, masking and modifications.
  • Position, insert and fasten a variety of mechanical and electrical parts.
  • Use common hand tools, such as cutters, nut drivers, crimpers, soldering irons, etc.
  • Use glues or adhesives to bond materials, when necessary.
  • Select and route specific wires to a pre-determined point, tasks include cutting wire, and attaching terminal and/or connector.
  • Remove specified amounts of outer cable/wire jacket to prepare material for next operation.
  • Operate various types of equipment designed to complete specific tasks, such as crimping a terminal onto the end of a wire or printing numbers on rubber material.
  • Clean parts and/or assemblies using common solvents, as required.
  • Support quality systems and takes corrective action of any issues that may adversely affect the customer.
  • Initiate documentation corrections and works with engineering to ensure processes are accurately defined.
  • Follow procedures to ensure quality compliance.
  • Understand and maintain Safety and Housekeeping Standards.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits:  

  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Documentation Specialist - Bemidji, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Document Specialist – 19007 – (Bemidji, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description: 

Initiates, incorporates and routes documents with understanding of regulations and internal processes pertaining to change control.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Newly hired and/or works under close supervision on assignments that are routine in nature where limited judgment is required and typically detailed instructions on work are given.
  • Manages Engineering change requests per Engineering Change Request (ECR) system requirements.
  • Facilitates regular Change Review Board Meetings.
  • Works as liaison between Engineer and customers.
  • Communicates status of Engineering Changes to Engineers and Project Managers.
  • Assures all Document Change Requests (DCR’s) are completed properly with appropriate customer approval.
  • Ensures all documents match approved DCR’s before distribution.
  • Organizes and maintains all controlled documents.
  • Supports the documentation revisions utilizing Word, Excel, CAD and Pro-E. PDF/TIFF all approved revisions of customer supplied documents.
  • Participates in and leads special projects as assigned.
  • Supports Internal and External audits and special projects as required.
  • Enters yield and trending data to create monthly Quality reports.
  • Works one-on-one with all customers for documentation support.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits:  

  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Scheduler - Mankato, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Scheduler – 19019 – (Mankato, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description: 

Oversee and coordinate raw material and resources available for manufacturing to ensure timely completions in meeting or exceeding customer expectations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

· Review customer purchase orders and schedules all work orders based on customer request dates, material availability and capacity.

· Coordinate efforts with BD and Customer Service for customer requests by working with the Supply Chain and Manufacturing departments to determine capabilities in efforts to meet requests and communicate the demand, resources, constraints and options.

· Organize the efforts of all departments to accomplish on time delivery, resource utilization and inventory control.

· Work with management on revenue projections.

· Plan, direct and monitor activities within the materials department to ensure attainment of Company goals and material availability to meet production schedule.

· Support management group functions such as strategic planning and budgeting.

· Provide planning best practice operations as appropriate management group to perform upper management functions such as strategic planning and budgeting.

· Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.

· Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.

· Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.

· Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (BS) or equivalent from four-year college or technical school; or one to two year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Controller- Bemidji, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Controller – 19005 – (Bemidji, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Directs financial activities of an organization by performing the following duties personally or through appropriate members of management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Plans, directs, and assists with activities within the finance department to ensure attainment of Company goals.
  • Prepares reports which summarize and forecast Company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses, and earnings based on past, present, and expected operations.
  • Coordinates with all other Company departments to achieve Company financial objectives.
  • Plans study and collects data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor.
  • Records cost information for use in controlling expenditures.
  • Provides technical guidance to all Company employees as appropriate.
  • Applies Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and complies with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX).
  • Interfaces with customers as required.
  • Works as part of management staff group to perform upper management functions such as strategic planning and budgeting.
  • Prepares budgets, reviews budget proposals, and prepares necessary supporting documentation and justification.
  • Maintains fixed asset records.
  • Assists with month end close, journal entries and reconciling General Ledger accounts.
  • Provides management with timely reviews of organization’s financial status and progress in its various programs and activities.
  • Prepares reports required by regulatory agencies.
  • Directs determination of depreciation rates to apply to capital assets.
  • Participates in monthly forecasting.
  • Establishes relations with banks and other financial institutions.
  • Arranges for audits of Company’s accounts.
  • Advises management on desirable operational adjustments due to tax code revisions.
  • Maintains working knowledge and understanding of Company’s computer systems and software.
  • Provides management with reporting, specifying and comparing factors affecting pricing, quoting and profitability for our products and services.
  • Ensures proper internal controls over systems and financial procedures.
  • Analyzes gross margins and monitors burden rates.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Quality Inspector - Milaca, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Quality Inspector – Job ID # 19004 (Milaca, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Inspects and/or audits in-coming products, assemblies, subassemblies and final product to ensure compliance to drawings, specifications and standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Fully cross-trained and proficient in two (2) or more areas of quality. Works under general supervision on assignments that are semi-routine in nature where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required. Normally receives general instructions on routine work and detailed instructions on new assignments.
  • Examines Company’s records to secure such information as size and weight of product and results of quality tests.
  • Inspects product to determine compliance with order specifications, Company’s quality system for compliance with regulatory and customer requirements, and shipping and packing facilities for conformity to specified standards.
  • Performs inspection activities to assure that the delivered product is in strict conformance to documentation.
  • Uses inspection, testing and measuring equipment to inspect material.
  • Participates in the creation and updating of processes and work instructions to support the quality system.
  • Maintains inspection and supplier quality records.
  • Measures and records critical data for quality reports.
  • Assists in attaining department quality, delivery and cost goals.
  • Understands and maintains Safety and Housekeeping Standards.
  • Initiates supplier corrective action.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Project Engineer - Milaca, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Project Engineer – Job ID # 19003 (Milaca, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:

Job Description:
Introduce new products into manufacturing and service. Determines engineering and design requirements; resolves engineering problems; verifies and maintains project time lines; meets cost standards; evaluates manufacturing systems applications; confirms systems and components capabilities; develops manufacturing processes and standards; assures product quality; prepares technical product reports.  May develops manufacturing methods, systems and processes to produce a high quality product at optimal cost for new product introduction.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Verifies that all materials, documents, plans and procedures are correct to launch New Product Introduction (NPI) documentation (i.e. schematics, bills of material, prints).
  • Provides inputs and direction for bidding process (i.e. labor estimates).
  • Assists and provides input with business development strategies to enable product line growth.
  • Responsible for following all ISO quality systems and procedures, and initiates new and/or updates for appropriate documentation.
  • Ensures compliance for all ISO quality systems and procedures.
  • Develops and implements manufacturing processes and/or documentation (training, specifications) for new product introduction.
  • Ability and aptitude to design fully functioning products and lead the partnering with key internal and/or external customers, contractors and/or development firms on the design process.
  • Conducts Design for Manufacturing/Assembly (DFM/A) exercises to improve product design and manufacturability.
  • Responsible for full product development, including mechanical and manufacturing, using necessary support staff.
  • Indirect supervisory responsibilities of support staff and outside design contractors, as required.
  • Initiates, facilitates and implements Engineering Change Orders (ECO’s).
  • Provides engineering support to manufacturing operation during product’s NPI phase. May generate and perform qualification/validation plans and reports, and install/test new equipment.
  • Collaborates with internal and external customers to resolve issues that arise during NPI phase.
  • Develops and implements continuous improvement activities based on Lean, Six Sigma and FOCUS methodologies.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:
Bachelor’s degree (BS) from four-year college or university; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 Benefits:  
Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.

Principal Designer - Eden Prairie, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line of the email.

Devicix (www.devicix.com) is the engineering and product development services unit for Nortech Systems, Inc.  Devicix brings value to medical device OEMs by offering innovative design solutions and comprehensive product development services for Class I, II and III devices for a range of clinical applications.  We enable our partners – through our capabilities and expertise – to focus on bringing their new, exciting applications to market quickly and effectively.

Principal Designer – Job ID # 19002 (Eden Prairie, MN)

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description:

Responsible for performing conceptual design work for new products as well as proposing improvements to existing components. Works independently and creatively to solve problems and create solutions for tasks assigned.  Works closely with engineering to accurately assess the performance of proposed concepts and designs.  Works directly with customers and medical advisors to develop new products.  Works with suppliers to ensure the products manufacturability, and to develop robust methods of inspection.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Create designs for new devices, or improvements to existing products from rough sketches, written or verbal design input specifications.
  • Communicate design status and requirements to engineering and program management.
  • Contribute to identifying engineering requirements. Ensure feasibility and performance is assessed by leveraging engineering resources.
  • Participate in design related discussions with a range of internal and external customers, including medical advisors.
  • Specify and analyze tolerances and fits to ensure safe and effective function of devices.
  • Create solid models, drawings and assemblies that comply with applicable standards.
  • Work with suppliers and Quality Assurance to develop measurement techniques that are accurate and repeatable.
  • Propose and evaluate design changes to existing products.
  • Create and process change orders.
  • Manage prototyping and debugging efforts.
  • Contribute to design and project review meetings.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:

Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school. Eight to ten years’ experience with implantable medical devices, solidworks modeling, and drafting.  Must be familiar with molding plastic components, CNC machining techniques, rapid prototyping methods and measurement of components. Must be an expert in CAD skills for creating solid models, dimensioning and tolerancing of drawings to ensure proper fit and fabrication.

 Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • In addition, Devicix offers a wide range of career growth flexibility; experience working in teams with multiple engineering disciplines, a fun, fast-paced environment, and the ability to be part of designing medical products that help people’s lives!
  • And much more!
 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.
Mechanical Engineer - Eden Prairie, MN - Full-Time
To Apply:
We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line of the email.

Devicix (www.devicix.com) is the engineering and product development services unit for Nortech Systems, Inc.  Devicix brings value to medical device OEMs by offering innovative design solutions and comprehensive product development services for Class I, II and III devices for a range of clinical applications.  We enable our partners – through our capabilities and expertise – to focus on bringing their new, exciting applications to market quickly and effectively.

Mechanical Engineer – Job ID  # 19001 (Eden Prairie, MN)

 

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)

Devicix by Nortech is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to design medical devices complying with industry methodologies and standards.  This position will define requirements, technologies, and methodologies for individual projects; research and analyze data such as experimental data, customer design proposals, specifications, and documentation; direct and coordinate actions from product conception through design transfer to ensure products and systems conform to engineering design, standards and customer specifications; resolve technical issues and problems; effectively communicate their work and status; and delegate work and leverage engineering technicians and designers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 
  • Apply principles of mechanics, thermodynamics, hydraulics, heat transfer, and materials.
  • Design medical products and confirms correctness using methodologies and tools such as FEA, GD&T, CFD, etc.
  • Evaluate mechanical and electromechanical systems and products by designing and conducting research programs.
  • Lead and complete medical standard document deliverables.
  • Identify and efficiently resolve technical problems and issues.
  • Lead and communicate to a client for small scale programs.
  • Research and analyze experimental data to understand design issues and set a direction for issue resolution.
  • Prepare product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Delegate and set work direction for technicians and designers.
  • Work with suppliers and manufacturing facilities to design for manufacturability.
  • Create test protocols and reports for verification testing.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent from accredited four-year college or university; Minimum 3+ years of experience in new product development.  Direct experience with the product development process ranging from requirements development, prototyping, verification and product release is required.  Experience in medical device design or other regulated industries preferred.  Must have demonstrated experience working on electromechanical systems.  Prefer experience with IEC 60601-1 and with ISO 14971 Risk Management for Medical Devices.

Benefits:  
  • Full benefit package including medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability and life insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
  • 401(k) program with Company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • In addition, Devicix offers a wide range of career growth flexibility; experience working in teams with multiple engineering disciplines, a fun, fast-paced environment, and the ability to be part of designing medical products that help people’s lives!
  • And much more!
For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.
Engineering Intern - Maple Grove, MN - Full-Time

To Apply:

We are currently working on updating our system. To submit your resume, please send to humanresources@nortechsys.com

 

To be considered for the position, make sure to include the Job Title, Location, and Job ID # in your subject line.

Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com) is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assemblies for a wide range of industries. Markets served include global industrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.

Engineering Intern – Job ID # 19000 (Maple Grove, MN)

 

(All applicants must be US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)

 

We are looking for talented professionals to succeed and grow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutions for our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for a challenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valued employee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes your way. Success in this role will be measured by effectively and efficiently performing the following duties:
Job Description: 

 

Responsible to assist the engineers with the design of new electronic products up to full production. This includes specification reviews, development program timelines and reports, design reviews, documentation packages, preproduction builds and transfers to production.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Compile lists of suppliers and respective materials for customer project.
  • Communicate with suppliers and customers as needed.
  • Work with IS to develop database or utilize existing system to centrally locate gathered data.
  • Routinely follow up with suppliers to check on status.
  • Contact each Nortech facility to gather weights of complete assemblies.
  • Collect data from suppliers and record.
  • Calculate % of unknown material.
  • Make decisions and document supplier and/or material compliance.
  • Complete customer required documentation.
  • Archive data/process for future reference.
  • Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech’s mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
  • Supports Nortech’s corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement “FOCUS” by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
  • Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
  • Supports Nortech’s policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.

Education/Experience:
Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering student preferred with at least two years of college and/or 3 to 6 months of relevant experience.

 For more information on our employee benefits, visit our Career page at nortechsys.com.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer and Substance Free Workplace

 

 Certain positions at Nortech require access to information, or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently, all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents (“green card holders”), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, to be considered for a position.