Thermo Fisher Scientific Production Assembler – VIOS 1st Shift in Marietta, Ohio

Job Description

Position Summary:

Supports the manufacturing process by performing job duties in a safe and efficient manner to work with standard products and prefabricated components to build subassemblies, wire, complete final assemblies, electrically test standard products, and clean and package to allow our team to meet scheduled demands while providing high quality products to our customers.

Responsibilities :

  • Participates in a one-piece-flow assembly operation to produce products requiring attention to details and focus on work duties.

  • Prepares components and assembles product following diagrams with emphasis on quality.

  • Assembles products according to blueprints and sequence sheets by identifying production needs, pulling materials, etc.

  • Bolts, clips, screws, cements, braze, or otherwise fastens parts together by hand, or using handtools or portable power tools.

  • Inserts and tightens setscrews to secure components to housing.

  • Cleans and finishes assembly products using approved cleaners/chemicals and tools according to PSS book and refers to MSDS to insure safe handling and proper PPE equipment is utilized.

  • Inspects product to verify that optional/custom equipment changes have been made according to customer order.

  • Reads PSS/blueprints to determine position of unit and component parts.

  • Utilizes SAP system shared plant-wide to accomplish production goals.

  • Tests assembled component to insure that quality and workmanship meets standards before moving piece to next stage of production.

  • Tests assembled units, using proper equipment such as recorders, meters, temp probes, RPM testers, etc., according to specifications to insure quality.

  • Completes quality inspection process during sub-assembly and at key points at designated and completes appropriate internal control documents.

  • Utilizes Electric Static Discharge PPE equipment when needed to insure safety.

  • Inspects assembly components for leaks by connecting gas/water/air and performing specified process and listen for or observe results.

  • Order and retrieve supplies/materials such as cardboard, bags, warehouse items, etc., using paper and SAP documents.

  • Work in an assembly area that requires adjustments to work process based on identifying product, customer, etc., to determine customized assembly needs.

  • Assembles and braze components throughout assembly process.

  • Assembles components, tests, cleans, boxes/packs (foam), label, load to pallet, and designates readiness to move to warehouse.

  • Troubleshoots work-related problems by applying knowledge and experience toward resolution and taking appropriate steps for assistance.

  • Calibrates circuit boards as designated by PSS in conjunction with referencing product specifications on-line.

  • Enters product related data into computer system to track component serial numbers, scan bar codes, production rates (percent good), track physical location, etc.

  • Reads electrical wiring diagrams to accomplish accurate assembly and high quality results.

  • Aligns components, and bolts, screws, or rivets them together, using hand tools or portable powered tools.

  • Evacuates and charges unit/compressors by pumping gases as specified by documented specifications.

  • Perform paint touch-up when needed to maintain quality and customer satisfaction.

  • Adjusts assembly process to obtain specified clearances, allowances, etc., and uses gauges, test instruments, and hand tools to accomplish job specifications.

  • Positions production pieces using hoist, and bolts stationary parts in place, using impact wrench and hand tools.

  • Works with 120-220V in order to test equipment and participate in related safety/quality training and certification.

  • Fastens lift chain around components and operates controls of hoists, lifts, etc., to navigate and move production pieces as needed.

  • Moves assembly to storage area using electric crane or caster based carts, etc.

  • Lays out and marks reference points onto components, using template, rule, square, compass, scale, etc.

  • Removes burrs and rough spots from parts with hand file and portable pneumatic grinder.

  • Removes small quantities of metal, using hand files or portable grinders, to clean parts or to produce close fit between parts.

  • Inserts shims and turns setscrews to set clearance between parts, and verifies clearance, using scale and fixed gauges.

  • Installs moving parts, such as shafts, levers, or bearings, and works them to test free movement by following job guidelines and drawings.

  • Joins coils, plates, hairsprings, and other parts, connects and solders wires, using hand tools, tweezers, and soldering iron.

  • Tends assembly-related machines, such as riveting machine, porta-power, etc. to perform force fitting or fastening operations on assembly line.

  • Operates machines in other areas of production throughout training process, such as punch press, form roll and drill press, etc.

  • Completes documents such as Final Inspection Sheets, Total Quality Control sheets, etc., as determined by process guidelines.

  • Holds and maintains fork lift certification when asked to do so.

  • Work on Continuous Improvement and support all PPI, Keys and Lean projects

  • Perform other duties and cross training as assigned

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED.

  • Previous experience with multiple component manufacturing production assembly is preferred.

  • Ability to frequently lift items up to 50 pounds individually and occasionally lift greater than 50 pounds with assistance of a hoist, lift, etc.

  • Ability to maneuvers assembly components by hand in a repetitive manner conducive to efficiency, job specifications, safety, and quality goals.

  • Ability to frequently stand, bend, kneel, stretch, reach, lift, sit repetitively to accomplish assembly production goals using eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity while intermittently being exposed to noise, fumes, dust and dirt during assembly of products.

  • Ability to recognize color codes (wiring) throughout assembly processes to insure that wiring and other coded procedures such as refrigeration wiring, meet safety/quality guidelines.

  • Ability to maintain basic knowledge of SAP and Windows Operating System.

  • Minimum assessment on ACT WorkKeys of Observation Level 4 and Locating Information Level 4 will be preferred.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.