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Assembler in Thornton, CA at Staffing Network / QPA

Date Posted: 10/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

General Summary

Assembler I is responsible for fabricating component parts or assembling the finished product according to the customer specifications. Works under immediate supervision; relies on specific direction and instructions.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Secures and maintains correct component parts and supplies required for production
  • Completes work area set up
  • Fits parts together in accordance with prescribed manner and in accordance with quality standards
  • Operates hand tools as required to complete assembly process
  • Stacks completed products in accordance with established procedures, and if required, may cover, label and band components/finish product
  • Ensures work area is safe, clean and organized, and that equipment is safe to operate
  • Completes pre-shift/startup equipment inspection checklist and reports any problems or concerns
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work environment
  • Maintains production records as required
  • Checks materials and finished products to ensure compliance with standards
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards
  • Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Job Specifications

Knowledge

  • Minimum 6th grade basic education or equivalent
  • No minimum experience is required; however 6 months of manufacturing and assembling experience is preferred
  • Working knowledge of basic math

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work in a safe manner
  • Ability to recognize size/grade/quality of material
  • Demonstrated ability to follow specific instructions and directions
  • Demonstrated ability to use and operate hand tools
  • Demonstrated ability to stack material properly
  • Ability to pay attention to surroundings
  • Ability to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctions
  • Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English
  • Ability to read a tape measure
  • Ability to troubleshoot nail gun machines and other similar hand held equipment
  • Demonstrated eye-hand coordination
  • Ability to work under immediate supervision
  • Ability to pass a drug test
  • Ability to work hours mandated by management

Conduct

  • Safety conscious
  • Team player and goal oriented
  • Open to change and positive attitude
  • Committed to plant and company goals
  • Participates in Safety and CI programs
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results