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United Technologies Corporation Assembler - 1st Shift in Burnsville, Minnesota

Job ID: 01336720

City: Burnsville

State: Minnesota

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time


Date Posted:



United States of America


HMN01: S&IS (Sensors) - Burnsville 14300 Judicial Rd, Burnsville, MN, 55306 USA

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Our Avionics team advances aviation electronics and information management solutions for commercial and military customers across the world. That means we’re helping passengers reach their destination safely. We’re connecting aircraft operators, airports, rail and critical infrastructure with intelligent data service solutions that keep passengers, flight crews and militaries connected and informed. And we’re providing industry-leading fire protection and safety systems that our customers can count on when it matters most. Are you ready to learn from the most knowledgeable experts in the industry, develop the technologies of tomorrow and reach new heights in your career? Join our Avionics team today.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Under direct supervision, performs routine and repetitive assembly operations and processes.

  • Requires use of a few simple hand tools.

  • Test and calibrate parts.

  • Accurately read blueprints.

  • Demonstrate proper use of simple hand and machine tools.

  • Demonstrate proper use of electrical/mechanical measuring devices.

  • Take ownership for accuracy of processes and resulting costs.

  • Accurately read and follow procedures, routing and other work instructions.

Customer Focus

  • Responsible for quality.

  • Meet customer deadlines.

  • Responsible for building parts that meet customer expectations.

  • Responsible to comply with applicable elements of quality systems.

Project Work

  • Ability to work successfully in a team environment.

  • Ability to plan and prioritize work to meet production schedules and quality requirements.

  • Coordinate production to meet deadlines and quality requirements.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks.

  • Acquire applicable skill/knowledge/certifications as required.

  • Understand end uses of the products being built.

  • Request tools and supplies in accordance with project requirements.

  • Comply with safety and hazardous waste disposal programs.

  • Participate in cost reduction, scrap reduction, lean, process improvement, etc.

Special Projects

  • Ability to train/coach others as needed.

  • Demonstrate a proactive role in problem solving.

  • Demonstrates initiative to keep processes moving and on schedule.

  • Understand and use computer tools such as Oracle.

  • Achieve special process certification where applicable.

  • Perform process inspection.


  • Interface with other functional groups to update, inform, acknowledge or resolve problems related to business issues.

  • Effectively interact with others.


  • Meet cost goals and determine measures to obtain those goals.

  • Participate in cost reduction plans.

  • Participate in waste minimization efforts.

  • Participate in audits.

Basic Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required.

  • U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residence (Green Card) is required.

  • Must be able to effectively work in an environment requiring repetitive job responsibilities.

  • Ability to focus on safety and quality is extremely important.

  • Must be highly motivated and dedicated to exceeding customer expectations.

  • Production experience.

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

• Medical, dental, and vision insurance

• Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

• Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution

• Tuition reimbursement

• Life insurance and disability coverage

• And more

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen. Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from company for more than 1 year.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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United Technologies Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.

Thank you for your interest in a career at United Technologies! We will soon upgrade to an improved job application system to simplify the apply experience. You will still be able to apply to any of our current job openings through December 18, 2018. On January 2, 2019, our new and improved job application system will launch; please check back on that date to see all of our job openings.