Mechanical Assembler - 3rd shift

Date: Jul 29, 2019

Location: Holland, MI, US, 49424

Tennant Company is a recognized leader of the cleaning industry. Since 1870 we have been passionate about developing innovative and sustainable solutions that help our customers clean more spaces more effectively, addressing indoor and outdoor cleaning challenges. Our products include equipment for maintaining surfaces in industrial, commercial and outdoor environments; detergent-free and other sustainable cleaning technologies; cleaning tools and supplies; and coatings for protecting, repairing and upgrading surfaces. With more than $1B in revenue, Tennant Company operates in three geographic business units including the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa and Asia Pacific. Join the company committed to empowering our customers to create a cleaner, safer and healthier world with high-performance cleaning solutions that minimize waste, reduce costs, improve safety and further sustainability goals.

Education & Experience

  • H.S. Diploma or Equivalent
  • 0 – 2 years related experience and/or training, Technical Degree preferred

Skill / Technical Expertise

  • Must successfully pass Tennant’s Assembly Process Certification Training (HEAT) at the start of employment.
  • Must maintain HEAT certification.
  • Ability to recognize, communicate and document quality issues.
  • Must operate at standard productivity rate after completion of formal training.
  • Ability to read, comprehend and execute Method Layouts.
  • Ability to use basic hand tools, torque guns and simple electrical devices.
  • Ability to navigate within Microsoft Windows.
  • Has a positive attitude and is a team player.

Primary Functions

  • Able to lift up to 40 lbs., routinely lifts up to 25 lbs.
  • Must be able to follow all listed safety regulations.  This includes, but not limited to, wearing safety glasses and steel-toed shoes.
  • Performs simple build processes in the subassembly area(s) after completing formal on the job training.
  • Build processes are characterized by moderate build times (generally, up to 3 hours).
  • Process is repeatable, requiring a moderate amount of troubleshooting and adjustment to safely build a quality product.
  • Complete work documentation accurately such as production orders, tags, and quality sheets.
  • Performs housekeeping and 5S to keep the department clean, safe, and well organized.
  • Understands and participates in continuous improvement activities.

Autonomy / Supervision

  • Operates autonomously with limited supervision upon completion of training.
  • Tasks are largely standardized.
  • Receives general work instructions


Let us introduce you to Tennant Company. We’re everywhere. In your sports clubs, shopping malls, office buildings, parking lots. We make things that make things look like new. We bring new cleaning ideas to market. There is new dirt every day and our machines clean it up. With manufacturing operations and sales, service and support functions across globe, your journey at Tennant can take you places you never expected. If you want to get your hands dirty on a project, step up with your own ideas, or maybe even explore talents you never knew you had, Tennant Company is a place where that can happen. Because at Tennant, we like to think like new. 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, creed, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other basis protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.


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