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Job posting end date:04/29/2019
This position is responsible for the assembly of pumps and other components produced at the Columbia Pump Assembly Production facility. Ensures all pump assemblies and components are completed and shipped to meet the specifications and delivery requirements of our customers. Products produced are of the highest level of quality.
Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for the complete assembly of pumps and components in compliance with customer and order requirements.
Consults with Production Manager or Assembly Lead man to resolve any production issues discovered during assembly of pumps.
All work must be accomplished within quality and time/cost standard requirements established by the order and the company.
The incumbent is responsible for insuring that all work is performed to the highest level of quality and safety.
Position is also responsible for testing, tagging, packing, creating and loading of product as required by the order and company procedure.
Assists with other production warehouse functions such as pulling, picking, shipping and receiving of parts and components as directed by production manager.
Travel (both domestic and international) may be required as needed
Performs other miscellaneous duties and/or other special projects as required.
Skills & Abilities
Must have a high mechanical aptitude.
Incumbent must be highly skilled in the use of both hand and power tools used in the assembly of mechanical equipment.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
Develop strong trusting relationships to gain support and achieve results.
Manage multiple conflicting priorities in a fast-paced environment.
Work in an environment with international objectives.
Be flexible and available to interact with others in the production team.
Be self directed and motivated.
Take initiative to identify and anticipate assembly production issues and make recommendations for corrective actions.
This position requires the ability to work in a very physically demanding environment. Must be able to stoop, sit, bend, walk, climb and lift (normal 20 lbs./shop max. 50 lbs.)
Must have the stamina to work extended hours. Requires the ability to work in a variety of environments that may include exposure to heat, cold, humidity, fumes, airborne particles, chemicals, loud noise and all types of weather conditions.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Visual acuity is required to read and produce accurate materials.
Computers skills in Word, Excel Microsoft applications.
Use of keyboards, telephones, copiers, fax as required.
Qualifications & Experience
Candidate must have a high school education or equivalent
Two or more years of Mechanical Assembly experience
Requires the ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings.
Understand both Metric and Imperial dimensions.
Must have the knowledge and ability to operate overhead and jib cranes safely.
Relevant industry experience is required
Must hold a valid state issued driver's license for company forklift operation.
At Metso, our values - driving customer success, seeking innovation, performing together and respecting each other - guide us in how we conduct business and how we work together. As a multi-national company Metso values and thrives on diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability please let us know.
Metso is a world-leading industrial company offering equipment and services for the sustainable processing and flow of natural resources in the mining, aggregates, recycling and process industries. With our unique knowledge and innovative solutions, we help our customers improve their operational efficiency, reduce risks and increase profitability. Metso is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki in Finland and had sales of about EUR 2.7 billion in 2017. Metso employs over 12,000 people in more than 50 countries.