Manufacturing Operator

Job Locations US-TX-Austin
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


Manufacturing Operator ** Direct Hire + Full Benefits **– Starting at $19.00/hr. plus 10% Shift Differential for 2nd shift ($20.90/hr.)

Want to have a career not just a job?  Want to work for a company that will invest in you?  Want to work for an industry world-leader in electronics?  Learn more about the Technical Assistant Development Program at Lutron Ketra.

  • Join a world leading, growing and innovative company.

  • Build knowledge and skills through the manufacture of our products.

  • Advance your skills and career development by taking advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement Program.

  • Outstanding benefits including Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, 401K with company match, bonuses and profit sharing, personal time off including vacation and personal days, Parental Leave, and more!


Lutron Ketra has immediate openings on 2nd shift for Manufacturing Operators at our facility in Austin, TX.  In this position you would be a key part of the Operations team.  You will build a career with a high-tech company working in a hands-on environment.  You will have the opportunity to rotate through multiple departments, gaining exposure to the broad range of equipment, processes, and technologies employed in our operation.


  • Perform assembly, testing and verification of electronic assemblies in a technical, computer-based environment and ensure quality of final product

  • Execute production schedules and highlight issues for quality and output improvement

  • Communicate status of operation and improvements in a timely manner to leaders

  • Work in a team environment to implement improvement ideas

  • Utilize the computer-based system to enter inventory and production transactions

  • Utilizes continuous improvements and assist in identifying opportunities to improve processes.

  • Maintain safe and clean work environment by adhering to established policies and procedures


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • Basic computer skills with experience in Microsoft Office

  • Basic math skills

  • Capability to lift and move boxes of product up to 35 lbs.

  • Ability to stand for an extended period of time

  • Ability to move to surrounding workstations

  • Ability to read and follow work instructions in English

  • Desire for continuous learning

  • Knowledge of semiconductors or Surface-mount technology (SMT) and clean room procedures is a plus

At Ketra, we are transforming the way we experience light. We believe that the light we live under as we work, play, and sleep should be natural. From our home base in Austin, Texas, we are building the most advanced technology for beautiful light – from the proprietary semiconductor in each light to a complete re-imagining of the user experience. The lighting industry is changing, and we are leading the charge. After a decade of developing our innovative lighting technology, Ketra was acquired by Lutron Electronics in 2018. Pairing Lutron’s history as an established leader in lighting controls and shades with Ketra's product offerings brings new and exciting possibilities to both brands and our customers.


Lutron offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and a dynamic work environment. We also offer continued growth through increased job responsibilities, courses offered through Lutron University and advancement opportunities. For more information, view our websites at and  EOE/AA.


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