Clean printed circuit board


Clean the printed circuit boards and components as necessary before, during, and after the assembly process.

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Clean printed circuit board is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Surface-mount technology machine operator: Surface-mount technology machine operators use surface-mount technology (SMT) machines to mount and solder small electronic components onto printed circuit boards to create surface-mounted devices (SMD).

Optional skill

Clean printed circuit board is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Wave soldering machine operator: Wave soldering machine operators set up and operate machines to solder electronic components to the printed circuit board. They read blueprints and layout designs.
Printed circuit board assembler: Printed circuit board assemblers read blueprints and drawings to assemble printed circuit boards. They use hand- and automated soldering tools and machines to connect electronic components to the board.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022