TSI Incorporated Assembler I (Mfg) in Shoreview, Minnesota

Job Summary An Assembler I is the first level of assemblers. This job builds assigned instruments or components and requires some experience with soldering, working under microscopes, or mechanical assembly. Under general supervision, the Assembler I may be assigned to perform mechanical assembly, sensor mounting, or building new instrument from specifications. They must be willing and able to perform a variety of duties (rotate) within the assigned production areas (cells) as required. Employees will be required to complete specific objectives and/or gain additional skills before moving to an Assembler II position. Job Responsibilities * Under general supervision, performs assembly operations at a work station or bench using basic hand tools. * Work together with assigned group to complete production orders by the expected date. * May do hand soldering, work under microscopes, and/ or do rework and repairs on standard assemblies. * Perform calibrations and variables testing requiring judgment to assure conformance to specifications. * Perform troubleshooting and repairs with assistance. * Perform standard and non-standard setups exercising judgment in making adjustments and documenting changes. * Verify part quality. * Use keyboard and computer terminal to enter data into the SAP screens as required. * Actively participate in process improvement and recommend changes to manufacturing procedures. * Perform daily organization and cleanup of work area. * Follow all safety guidelines and report unsafe conditions to supervisor. * Build sub assemblies which require multiple people working on it or build a new instrument from the beginning to end. * Other duties as assigned. Job Requirements Education: Required * High School Diploma or GED. Experience: * Minimum of one yea r experience in a production/manufacturing environment. Requires soldering and/or microscope experience. Some cells will require additional and/or specific types of assembly experience. Example: small parts mechanical assembly, high volume assembly, sensor mounting. Core Competencies: * Perform assembly duties in other areas and cells as needed. * Willing and able to assist others with their commitments when they are overloaded. * Demonstrated ability to work from approved drawings and procedures. * Requires judgment to plan, perform, and make decisions as to the sequence of set-ups, operations, and processes. * Basic computer skills including the ability to check reports and record information. Entry level SAP. * Strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills in order to ask questions, get clarifications, and make suggestions. * Ability to train others on standard procedures and assemblies. * Proficient at addition, subtraction, multiplication, and making measurements. * Proficient at reading instructions and procedures. * General working knowledge of measuring devices and test equipment. * Shows a commitment to quality workmanship and attention to detail. * Ability to work well as a team member to accomplish group goals. * Ability to learn and understand how to complete a task in a short period of time. * Willing and able to be coached and mentored by others. * Flexible and able to adapt to changing environment. EOE/M/W/Vet/Disability TSI is a drug and alcohol free workplace. Pre-employment screenings are conducted.