Assembler II(Electro - mechanical Assembler) in Franklin, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/22/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Franklin, MA
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  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

A multinational company in Franklin, MA has an immediate need for an Electro-Mechanical Assembler.

Job Description Position Summary: Assemble and conduct basic functional testing on a variety of electrical and mechanical parts and sub-assemblies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Utilizing schematics, blueprints, wiring and plumbing diagrams, and written instructions, perform various assembly operations
  • Active member of production cell.
  • Adhere to ISO9000 requirements including ESD, work area cleanliness, maintenance and calibration of equipment and work instruction adherence
  • Adhere to discrepant material disposition process (Material Review Board process)
  • Cross train into other functional roles as required
  • Adhere to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements of the job function
  • Participate in daily team stand-up meetings; communicating daily challenges and/or ideas Participate and lead improvement events (such as Kaizen, 5S, Practical Process Improvement)
  • May be required to rework or reassemble units based on verbal or written instructions for failure analysis or development activities.
  • Assignments may be complex and non-repetitive. Some personal judgment may be needed Make changes to written processes and procedures
  • Maintain Inventory Accuracy based on site goals Conduct Morning Cycle Count and assist with reconciliation of inventory

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

Ability to work under limited supervision and complete assignments with limited instruction

High School diploma or equivalent. 5+ years of related experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment

Good math and computer skills. Ability to perform basic operations in Microsoft Word and Excel.

High visual acuity and manual dexterity.

Ability to conduct equipment set up and qualification on simple machinery as well as experience doing in-process visual inspection

Extensive experience performing visual inspection (quality assurance)

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures and drawings and interpret component orientation

Ability to prepare, handle, and work safely with chemicals and gasses and maintain good housekeeping standards

Experience in a leadership/training role

Familiarity with Lean Manufacturing concepts a plus

Ability to assemble using a microscope a plus

Soldering experience a plus

Physical Requirements: Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs. Must be able to sit and or stand at workbench for extended periods of time; bend, stoop, reach, turn as required Good manual dexterity is required. Must use hands for extended periods of time while assembling (e.g. grasping, holding, picking, placing, twisting, fine manipulation). Grasping and pinching is required to operate all equipment and tools necessary to perform job functions