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Assembler

Requisition ID:  10852
Category:  Manufacturing
Career level: 
Contract type:  Permanent

Assembler

 

 

Reports to:  Channel Manager

Location:  Sumter, SC

 

 

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for the inspection and assembly of finished and semi-finished product using sub-assemblies and components in compliance with engineering drawings, customer and company specifications.  Approves finished goods within specifications prior to packaging and shipment to customers.

 

Duties and Responsibilities (including but not limited to):

  • Must be able to read engineering drawings and specifications, understand standard notes, symbols and instructions as related to work.
  • Perform normal inspection checks using standard inspection equipment like Micrometers, Air Columns, Gages, CMM, Torque Testers, Vernier Calipers. Make acceptance or rejection decisions based on specified tolerances.
  • Complete any visual inspections required such as:  surface finish, nicks, burrs, stains, radii, reliefs and broken edges.  Make acceptance or rejection based on visual findings.
  • Move and position parts, containers, gages or any other equipment as required for the performance of inspection or assembly operations.
  • Must meet quality and quantity requirements.
  • Collects and records a variety of data on variety of company supplied document/forms/computer transactions (job transactions, data sheets, set up sheets, etc) in support of proper record keeping requirements.  Accurately complete all associated documents and records required in the inspection and assembly procedures.
  • Maintains open communication between supervisors and co-workers to pass on significant information to aid in production efforts.  Assists in the training and development of new employees.
  • Match races and load balls, rollers, or other components as needed to obtain a specified diametrical clearance or metal to metal fit.
  • Perform etching for proper identification.  Mark indicated measurements as needed.
  • Install seals and shields of required.  Perform necessary greasing of bearings and bearing assemblies.
  • Package product per Kaydon and customer specifications.
  • Employee shall achieve the above requirements with minimal supervision and instruction.
  • Must have acceptable eyesight as defined by customer/Kaydon specifications.
  • Performs continuous improvement (lean) activities as may be assigned or required.
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe environment including identification of unsafe conditions.  Steel toed shoes and ANSI approved safety glasses with side shields must be worn at all times.
  • Performs other duties as may be assigned or required.

 

Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Prior metal working/machine operating experience preferred
  • Minimum score of 39 on Mechanical Comprehension Test
  • Pass pre-employment physical and drug test.

 

 

About SKF

 

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 85 billion and the number of employees are 45,000. www.skf.com

 

What You’ll Love About SKF:

Rest and Relaxation. Enjoy a robust PTO policy and 13 paid holidays!

 

Health and Wellness Benefits.  SKF cares about the wellbeing of our employees. Many options for best in class medical and dental plans to fit your needs; a wellness plan that includes biometric screening and health risk assessment for you and your spouse and incentives for healthy living!

 

Invest in your Future. SKF offers amazing retirement options! Participate in our 401K program that boasts a 100% match up to 5% of your elected contribution (100% Vested).  And regardless of your participation, SKF automatically contributes 5% into your account per pay period (3 Years Vesting).

 

Much more! Growth opportunities, tuition reimbursement, voluntary critical illness coverage, voluntary legal plan, employee assistance program, life insurance, vehicle discount programs, mobile phone discounts, and with so many benefits to working for SKF, we could not name them all!

 

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About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 75 billion and the number of employees ca 41,000.


Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina