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2nd Shift Assembler

With more than $1B in revenue, Tennant Company is a globally recognized leader in the cleaning equipment industry. For the past 150 years, we have been passionate about developing and manufacturing innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers. At Tennant Company, we are committed to stewardship and creating a cleaner, safer and healthier world. With manufacturing, operations and sales, service, and support functions across the globe, your journey at Tennant can take you places you never expected.

 

Intermediate Assembler

 

As an Intermediate Assembler you will work within a team to to build Tennant machines from start to completion. In this role, you’ll utilize various hand and power tools, following work instructions to achieve our Tennant quality standards. If you enjoy being a part of a team and using your problem-solving skills, then this is the role for you.

 

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

· Perform mechanical assembly of products with complex functions requiring independent judgment

· Perform in-process quality checks and communicate results

· Recognize, communicate and document safety concerns

· Troubleshoot and adjust to build a quality product

· Perform housekeeping and 5S to keep the department clean, safe, and well organized

· Identify continuous improvements opportunities and report through the tier structure

· Proficient in multiple sub-assembly operations and shorter cycle time main line stations

· Perform on a minimum of 4 overall stations, with at least two of them on the main line, as well as performs on other lines

· Must be able to float to any line within Value Stream and be effective after receiving training

· Recognize bottlenecks (mechanical, electrical, plumbing etc.) commonly found within the assembly process

 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

· High school diploma, GED or equivalent preferred but not required

· Technical Degree within a related field from an accredited institution or 2-5 years of related mechanical assembly experience

· Must be familiar with a variety of concepts, practices, and procedures within mechanical and electrical assembly

· History of continuous improvement within previous positions

· Related manufacturing experience is preferred

· Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

 

REQUIRED PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

· Able to lift up to 40 lbs., routinely lifts up to 25 lbs.

· Works in multiple positions during a shift

· Ability to stand for an 8 hour shift

 

ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURES:

· Routinely and regularly works near moving mechanical parts

· Occasionally exposed to hot conditions

· Occasionally exposed to non-toxic fumes

· Moderate noise level

· Occasionally exposed to oil, grease, gasoline, dust, metal particles and sharp edged materials

 

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

· Must be able to wear safety glasses, steel toed shoes and hearing protection

 

Begin your journey with us. Let's reinvent how the world cleans. 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Tennant Company is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made on the basis of individual skill, ability, reliability, productivity, and other factors important to performance. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, military service, pregnancy, sexual orientation, genetic information (including family medical history), marital status, gender identity or expression, parental status, political or any other non-merit based factors protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.


Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

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