Assembly Technician in Durham, NC at Volt

Date Posted: 7/29/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
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  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $14.0 - $14.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions offers full-service staffing and talent management consulting to help local, regional, national, and international companies. Through niche recruiting expertise and project management, VWS delivers solutions in IT, Technology, Engineering, Accounting, Administrative, Call Center, Human Resources, Technical and Creative Communication, and Manufacturing.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.

Assembly Technician


* Performs a wide range of production processes including but not limited to wiring, component, installation, cable assembly and the assembly of complete units.  Assembles fabricated parts at floor stations as required.

* Ensures dimensional specifications on the assigned products are correct to product specifications.  Performs functional testing as part of the production activities and quality assurance audits. 

* Tests and calibrates parts and mechanisms to meet tolerances and product specifications. Uses hand tools and power tools to assemble units according to product specifications. Identifies units that fail tests or tolerance levels and repairs as necessary.

* Support the engineer and design team with design, test, fabrication, modification, and assembly of electro-mechanical systems.

* Reads and interprets mechanical engineering drawings and pneumatic schematics.

* May be required to adjust mechanical assemblies using dial indicator gauges, torque watches and precision alignment techniques. 

Experience & Education Requirements

* High school diploma with a minimum of two years of experience in a related field.  Vocational training preferred. 3-4 years of manufacturing practices. 

* Knowledge of GMP and proper industrial safety protocols. 

* Experience with heavy lifting, and repetitive lifting.  

* Must have the ability to work from charts, diagrams, drafts, or written/verbal description.

* Computer literate in PC based software and diagnostic equipment. (i.e., Terminal emulation software, Windows operating systems, etc.)

* Working knowledge of current ERP system production processes.