Assembler

Job Title:  Assembler
FLSA Status: Hourly Non-exempt

Job Summary
Work with a variety of tools and machinery to assemble products and parts for distribution. The ability to comprehend and follow detailed verbal or written instructions, as well as diagrams, blueprints, and other technical documents is a critical part of Assembly.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain confidentiality of the company’s proprietary information, finances and personnel issues
  • Prepares work to be accomplished by studying assembly instructions, blueprint specifications, and parts lists; gathering parts, subassemblies, tools, and materials
  • Positions parts and subassemblies by using templates or reading measurements
  • Interpret technical documents, such as diagrams, schematics, blueprints, or other verbal or written instructions
  • Assembles components by examining connections for correct fit; fastening parts and subassemblies
  • Verifies specifications by measuring completed component
  • Keeps equipment operational by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Maintains supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies
  • Documents actions by completing production forms , travelers, etc.

Qualifications

  • Consistently display a sense of urgency in meeting all deadlines and goals, keeping in mind that quality and timeliness are of paramount importance to management and our customers
  • Must have very acute attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to perform shop math skills efficiently and accurately (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals)
  • Skill in reading and interpreting documents such as travelers, blueprints, etc.

 

Education/Experience

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment is a plus

Physical Demands/Work Environment

  • Occasionally lift/carry up to 50 lbs and use of a ladder to access supplies or inventory
  • Occasional exposure to indoor manufacturing environment
  • Occasional exposure to chemicals, fumes, and moderate/loud noise
  • Frequent repetitive motions and while sitting or standing for extended periods of time
  • Constant requirement of specific vision abilities including close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to focus.