Winthrop, ME

If you like a job where you are challenged, involved in improvements, work as a team in a manufacturing environment, and where respect for employees and customers is a way of doing business, then working at Alternative Manufacturing might be the right fit for you.

Some of our benefits include:

  • One weeks paid PTO after 90 days and can earn up to another week within the first year.
  • Sign on/retention bonus of $1,000
  • PTO buyback program
  • Profit Sharing

Essential Duties / Responsibilities:

The primary function of a test technician is to test, trouble shoot and repair printed circuit boards down to the component level. Ability to test and trouble shoot printed circuit boards down to component level and repair. Eager to learn, to understand, to adjust quickly to shifting priorities, and to take on new assignments.

  • Diagnose Digital and Analog circuits
  • Able to use Digital Multi Meters (DMM)
  • Able to use a Oscilloscopes
  • Able to use a Spectrum Analyzer
  • Assist in improving the manufacturability of a customer’s products
  • Able to read electrical Schematics and provide customer with assistance when needed
  • Provide training to other technicians when necessary
  • Create test documentation
  • Interface with outside contractors on development of ATE fixtures
  • Able to program memory devices via J-Tag or other interface


  • Manufacturing experience preferred not necessary
  • Periods of sitting or standing
  • Good eye hand coordination and digital dexterity
  • A strong work ethic, career ambition, and physical agility and stamina
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills, specifically Excel and Word
  • Familiar with computer based ERP/MRP system and basic understanding of how to read and work with Bill of Materials


  • Min 2 years electronics experience or equivalent


  • Preventive Care Insurance Plan
  • Paid Holidays
-Earned Time Off and buyback Plan
  • Long-Term Insurance Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Stock Sharing Plan
  • AMI is proud to be an Employee Owned Company


AMI is located off route 202 about 10 minutes west of Augusta and 30 minutes east of Lewiston. Complete directions are provided on AMI’s web site.