Printed Circuit Board Designer - Highland, IL


With guidance from senior level PCB Designers, design and develop printed circuit board layouts. Employ the best combination of preliminary information and contributing data to develop final designs.

Reports to: Electrical Engineering Manager

Essential Duties

  • Design and develop printed circuit boards as assigned.
  • Work to Basler printed circuit board standards or military standards.
  • Assist in creating new printed circuit board standards.
  • Create symbols and parts for PCB component libraries.
  • Generates documents for schematics, assembly drawings, and fabrication drawings.
  • Draft layout for standard and dense, hi-speed, multi-layer PCBs.
  • Assist in component selection when required.
  • Assist detailers assigned to work on printed circuit and printed circuit board documentation packages.
  • Make sure all printed circuit board documentation is complete and checked per Basler standards.
  • Handle changes to printed circuit boards.
  • Keep current with printed circuit board design and documentation systems including hardware and software.
  • Provide input for scheduling of printed circuit design activity.
  • Evaluate out-of-house programs for PCB designers and recommend programs as needed for individual designers.
  • Review completeness of input data package, minimum size of PCB, hours required to design the PCB, and component outline availability.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Associate’s degree in electronics or related field.
  • Working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office applications.
  • Working knowledge of Altium PCB Design software package preferred.
  • Travel as required for training, support of project tasks, product issues, or other design or job related needs.

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