Assembly Technician

Date: Sep 13, 2022

Location: Churubusco, IN, US, 46723

Company: Lincoln Electric

Assembly Technician



Opportunity: Lincoln Electric Automation, Inc. values a culture of integrity, continuous improvement, innovation, and quest for excellence and are looking to enhance our team by adding qualified, skilled individuals possessing the drive and motivation to join and contribute to our growing organization’s success. We offer diverse opportunities for individual development and have a performance-based culture with a strong reputation for quality and a commitment to treating everyone with respect and in “doing the right thing.”


Basic Functions: Assemble and fit a variety of complex mechanical components in compliance to relevant engineering and/or technical specifications and perform de-bug, run-off, and installation activities to produce innovative automation solutions, equipment and systems


Principle Responsibilities:

  • Primary- Assembles mechanical units, fabricated parts/components to produce subassemblies, assemblies and systems using hand tools, power tools, jigs, fixtures and miscellaneous equipment
  • Fits, aligns, calibrates and adjusts parts and mechanisms to meet tolerances and functional operating requirements; troubleshoot and/or repairs elements that do not meet requirements
  • Interface with various levels of the organization (Engineering / Project Management) to execute work flow priority and activities to effectively meet established project timelines
  • Secondary- Serve as an auxiliary resource in the assembly and integration of electrical/electronic components (panels and I/O devices)
  • Maintain a safe and orderly work environment
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in a Job Shop, or equivalent, environment
  • 2 year Technical degree, preferred, High School diploma or GED with commensurate experience acceptable
  • Ability to read, interpret, and explain procedures and documentation including; Safety, Technical Specifications, Sequence of Operations, 5S / Maintenance, Job Manuals
  • Demonstrated ability to read, understand, & interpret engineering drawings, pneumatic - hydraulic - electrical schematics
  • Understand tight tolerance mechanical assemblies
  • Tram surfaces and points to specified features
  • Machining experience, preferred
  • Have own basic set of tools (specialty tools supplied by the company)
  • Ability to travel for installation and service activities
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence as needed


Behavioral Traits:

  • Sense of Customer Service; responds promptly to customer needs; solicits customer feedback to improve sales and service
  • Active listener; ability to give attention to multiple information being processed
  • Creative; ability to think creatively to implement process improvement
  • Prioritization; strong  sense  for  time management;  High  sense  of  quality  and  urgency  for  project requirements
  • Process Improvement; forward thinking attitude and the continual need to refine and polish work, by seeking to exceed customer and Company’s expectations
  • Aptitude to multi-task while maintaining utmost accuracy with attention to detail
  • Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; builds morale and meets group commitments to goals and objectives; supports company commitment towards building a coveted reputation in the manufacturing community
  • Customer Service assistance – Responds promptly to customer needs; solicits customer feedback to improve sales and service; responds to requests for service and assistance; meets commitments to customer’s
  • Adaptability - Manages competing demands; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; tactfully deals with frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events


Required Skills:

  • Practiced knowledge of various manufacturing technologies
  • Knowledge of  specifications and requirements incumbent with Fortune 100 companies
  • Multi-tasking skills
  • Effective communication skills for interaction with external and internal technical resources
  • Ability to access new technologies that support or build competitive advantages


Working Conditions:

  • Sitting and/or standing in a clean, climate-controlled factory
  • Fast-paced environment
  • High tolerance for multi-tasking
  • Willing to work additional, non-regular hours, in order to meet established deadlines
  • Moderate travel in support of installation and support activities

Assembly Technician

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