GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF POSITION OF ASSEMBLY TECHNICIAN
The Assembly Technician is responsible for ensuring that the systems are built per engineering drawings, workmanship documentation, quality procedures, customer specifications and engineering direction.
PRIMARY FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ASSEMBLY TECHNICIAN
The Assembly Technician will work closely with other assemblers, lead mechanical tech, engineers and designers in manufacturing company products.
The Assembly Technician will assemble products, read mechanical & electrical schematics and fabricate components according to requirements specified by engineering (see skills, education, experience below)
The Assembly Technician will follow established quality procedures regarding workmanship, process certification and safety regulations.
Observe and maintain sequence of assembly within or below the established budgeted labor hours for each task assigned.
Insure required work order documentation is complete and correct.
Testing of completed units according to customer specifications and company procedures.
Other duties as assigned by management for Assembly Technician
SKILLS, EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE FOR ASSEMBLY TECHNICIAN:
This position requires a high school diploma and previous experience in mechanical assembly.
Proficient in building mechanical and fabricated assembly, wire harnesses and processes
Be familiar with basic hand and power tools, torque wrenches and measuring equipment (calipers and micrometers).
Knowledge of refrigeration assembly and HVAC system operations, wiring and harness assembly is also beneficial along with J standard soldering certification.
Extra consideration will be given to those with soldering, brazing, machining or knowledge of HVAC and/or hydraulic systems.
The Assembly Technician is required to work in manufacturing environment facility. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts; toxic or caustic chemicals and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles; extreme heat (non-weather) and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The Assembly Technician must have the ability to lift up to 50-70 lbs. when required. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and reach with hands and arms. Repetitive motions, frequent bending, stooping, squatting, pushing and pulling of parts and parts containers may be required. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Do to the open environment of the warehouse, must be able to work in various weather and temperature conditions to include extreme heat, humidity and cold
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS AND PERSONAL PROTECTION REQUIREMENTS:
Horstman Inc. is a drug free work place. Drug screen, physical and background check required prior to hire. Horstman is an E-Verify employer and this requirement applies to ALL employees. Safety glasses and steel toed footwear required when in manufacturing environment as appropriate.
Horstman is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of an individual’s race, color, religion, creed, , national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law. This policy applies to all terms, conditions, and privileges of employment, including recruitment, hiring, placement, compensation, promotion, discipline and termination.