Assembler

Job description

Department: Assembly
FLSA: NONEXEMPT

POSITION SUMMARY:
This position is responsible for preparing work to be accomplished by studying
assembly instructions, blueprint specifications, and parts lists; gathering parts,
subassemblies, tools, and materials.

JOB COMPETENCIES

  • Personal Effectiveness – Meets established timelines; follows through to ensure completion of assigned objectives, seeks feedback to improve performance, and demonstrates a positive, “can do” attitude
  • Innovation and change – Looks for opportunities to improve processes and services, makes an effort to learn and develop new skills, and is resourceful and enthusiastic in responding to new challenges
  • Fostering Teamwork – Is open and honest in dealing with others, demonstrates commitment to team objectives, and sees challenges facing department and helps the team to address them
  • Quality Services – Delivers high quality services accepts responsibility and takes action to address quality issues, and helps operations
  • Integrity – Adheres to a standard of ethical conduct that promotes trust and open communication, earns trust by living up to commitments, and can be counted on to keep confidences

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Positions parts and subassemblies by using templates or reading measurements.
  • Assembles components by examining connections for correct fit; fastening parts and
    subassemblies.
  • Verifies specifications by measuring completed component.
  • Resolves assembly problems by altering dimensions to meet specifications; notifying
    supervisor to obtain additional resources.
  • 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.
  • Conserves resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job
    results.
  • Documents actions by completing production and quality forms.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES

  • Verbal Communication, Functional and Technical Skills, Coordination, Attention to
    Detail, Judgment, Manual Dexterity (use of hands), Physical Strength (lift/move up to
    45 lbs), Physical Stamina (stand for extended periods)
  • Exposure to moving mechanical parts, vibration, airborne particles, chemicals,
    and/or fumes
  • Warehouse temperature fluctuate due to weather conditions
  • Noise level can be loud, at times