Under the supervision of the Assembly Supervisor and/or the Group Leader, the Assembler is responsible for operating and maintaining assembly equipment in a safe and efficient manner to achieve the quality and production standards of the company. Primary emphasis is in the Self Propelled, Tow Type, and hydraulic area
Paladin Attachments ("Paladin") Profile
Paladin is IES' largest division. Paladin Attachments is one of the largest independent manufacturers of coupler systems and attachment tools while also specializing in custom capabilities for carriers from small compact tool carriers to large excavators, wheel loaders, tractors and truck chassis. Unifying eleven industry-leading brands with more than 300 years of combined experience, we offer the industry's most comprehensive product offering and services. Paladin is headquartered in Dexter, MI and maintains additional manufacturing facilities in: Akron, Ohio; Ooltewah, Tennessee; Delhi, Iowa; Portland, Oregon; Surrey, British Columbia; Guaranesia-MG, Brazil. Paladin has approximately 1,000 employees.
To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
Assemble sweeping units according to prints by properly using various hand and power tools, i.e. electric and air powered drills, wrenches, grinders, nail/staple gun, paint gun, overhead crane, drill press, band saw, pallet jack, etc.
Perform all other assembly tasks such as: hydraulic installation, wiring, grinding, brake systems,touch up painting, plasma and weld as required to complete job assignment.
Trouble shoot hydraulic, electric and brake systems as required and check blueprint with parts.
Test package, crate, and/or prepare finished goods for shipment and/or removal to proper locations.
May drive hi-lo to load and unload trucks placing material in correct locations.
Perform all housekeeping duties.
Follow company safety practices and procedures to provide a safe work environment for all employees.
8 Perform all other duties, as required, to meet customer and company quality and productivity needs.
Minimum Education/Experience/ Skills requirements:
High School diploma or equivalent.
Requires advance knowledge of hydraulic, electric system, highly skilled in the use of all hand tools, electric, and air power along with some skills in wire feed welder and plasma.
Some knowledge in gas and diesel engines.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by a team member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
Work indoors and outdoors (including when it rains and/ snows) as required.
Able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
Frequent lifting (up to 125lbs), bending, stooping, squatting, pushing and pulling can be expected.
Long periods of sitting, standing and walking can also be expected in this position.
Use of basic tools and equipment
Occasional exposure to typical manufacturing areas may be required and will require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses and mandatory hearing protection.
The work environment could include their own workstation or cubicle space equipped with a telephone, computer and printer as required for the job.
Team member must be mobile enough to navigate the manufacturing shop floor safely including walking and standing for long periods of time.
The above is intended to describe the essential job functions, general supplemental functions and the essential requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement for all supplemental duties, responsibilities, or non-essential requirements. Paladin reserves the right to amend all job descriptions and position titles as it deems necessary to meet the needs of its business.