Summary of Position
Under direct supervision, preform duties to assemble part and/or equipment in accordance with customer specification and quality standards.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Works from schedules, shop orders, product/process spec sheets, blueprints, and test instructions which are written or on the computer.
Reviews production schedules for specific periods and arranges for parts, materials, supplies, tooling, gauges, and other equipment to meet production requirements.
Releases blanket orders and passes Kanban cards to both external and internal vendors.
Makes electrical connections and solder, rivets, stakes or press to secure parts into products where sequence of operations are generally prescribed, but substantial freedom as to order is left to assembler.
Accumulates and moves items between storage areas and work cell.
Troubleshoots and corrects all malfunctions.
Uses and understands various computer screens to check a part's bin location, status of material, production orders, fill out parts requisitions etc.
Fills out non-conforming ticket and processes non-conforming material disposition (including deleting components out of inventory in computer system).
Uses hand and power tools, pallet jacks, hand trucks, fixed gauges, jigs, meters, soldering irons, microcomputer, fax machine, riveters, and presses.
Performs preventative maintenance (cleaning, oiling, inspecting, and minor adjustments) on equipment in the work cell.
Trains new and existing employees how to effectively work within the department, instructs them in all facets of the work cell operation.
Follows safety rules and keeps work cell area in a clean and orderly condition.
Performs related duties as required.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Blue Print Reading, Basic Mechanical Education, knowledge of hand tools pertaining to assembly
2 years' experience in manufacturing environment
Benefits of Employment
In addition to excellent career growth opportunities, Federal Signal Corporation offers a wide array of benefits including: annual bonus potential, insurance (life, medical, dental, vision), paid holidays, paid vacation, 401(k) with matching contributions and tuition reimbursement. We provide our employees with a smoke-free, drug-free workplace.
Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) provides products and services to protect people and our planet. Founded in 1901, Federal Signal is a leading global designer, manufacturer and supplier of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., with manufacturing facilities worldwide, the Company operates two groups: Environmental Solutions and Safety and Security Systems.
The Company is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of, and will receive consideration for employment without regard to, race, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category, characteristic, or trait under applicable law.
Federal Signal in University Park is a leading manufacturer and supplier of comprehensive systems and products used to protect people and property. Our products and integrated solutions include systems for campus and community alerting, emergency vehicles, first responder interoperable communications, industrial communications, and command and municipal networked security. Specific products include: lightbars and sirens, public warning sirens and public safety software. We manufacture our safety and security systems in the United States, Europe and South Africa.