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Secondary Operations Operator

Date:  Feb 22, 2024

Fargo, ND, US

Brand:  Precision Ag
Workplace Type:  Onsite

Secondary Operations Operator

Location: Fargo, ND

Hours: Second shift  (3:00 PM - 11:30 PM)


Ready to push the boundaries? If so, we want you.
We’re looking for people who can push the boundaries of what’s possible. We know that to be truly creative and innovative, you need to work in an environment that encourages risk taking and tolerates failure. That’s part of our core values.  


Key Benefits

  • Very clean working environment
  • Pay differential for second shift

Job Description

The ideal candidate for this position is a self-driven individual with a passion for manufacturing. Responsible for running equipment such as In Circuit Test, Router, Selective Solder, Conformal Coating and Programming.  This position is at the heart of the assembly process.  This position is Monday-Friday, second shift.  Appareo promotes a casual, fun and clean working environment.



  • High school education; or up to six months related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Good eye/hand coordination (can work with small parts and assemblies).
  • Ability to read and speak English fluently.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as work instructions and procedure manuals.


  • Operate equipment in the Secondary Operations area.
  • Ready the machine and run jobs until complete as indicated by production schedule.
  • Tend to machines by quickly and efficiently loading and unloading, entering programs into automated machinery, setting up support fixtures, and prepping multiple assembly lines for next shop order.
  • Inspect populated boards to ensure components are in correct location and orientation per work instructions.
  • Troubleshooting component placement and machine issues.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment.
  • Determine ways to constantly improve safety, quality and productivity.
  • Maintain components in stocking locations as required, promptly returning after each use and always observing proper ESD, MSL, and contamination prevention handling practices.
  • Observe safe production practices by only operating machines with all safety doors closed and with all safety guards in place.

Why Work at Appareo Systems?
Appareo Systems is focused on dramatic growth and innovation. With that in mind, Appareo Systems is committed to providing opportunities for individual growth and career satisfaction and assisting employees to realize their potential by providing appropriate training and development opportunities.


Culture is Everything
Our culture is deeply rooted in our company purpose and core values. We love what we do and we’re passionate about it. Everyone at Appareo is helping to build a company that is meaningful and impactful. We are defining the direction of a rapidly growing business. We work hard, but we also have a little fun along the way.

Precision Technology

AGCO’s rapidly growing portfolio of precision-agriculture product lines, led by the Precision Planting brand, is unrivaled in the industry, offering growers high-return-on-investment technologies designed to manage and reduce inputs while increasing yield and protecting soil health. And because Precision Planting technologies can be installed on existing equipment from any major vendor, Precision Planting offers farmers an effective way to improve the performance and profitability of the equipment they own today.

Nearest Major Market: Fargo

Job Segment: Coating, Equipment Operator, Operations, Manufacturing

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